Hilton Head Hospital offers free screenings

info@islandpacket.comDecember 13, 2011 

Hilton Head Hospital will conduct free vascular screenings from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday to identify abdominal aortic aneurysms, peripheral arterial disease and carotid artery disease.

People 50 or older with cardiovascular risk factors such as a history of hypertension, diabetes, smoking, high cholesterol or known cardiovascular disease are candidates for these screenings. Other conditions associated with a risk for vascular disease include obesity, lack of exercise and family history of vascular disease. Appointments are required.

Details: 877-582-2737

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