Health Care

Free diabetes risk test available in Beaufort County on March 26

A free diabetes risk test can be taken at two area locations March 26 during the 25th annual American Diabetes Association Alert Day.

The test involves answering questions about weight, age, family history and other potential risks for prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. Preventive tips are provided for everyone who takes the test.

The test can be taken from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Port Royal Medical Center, 1320 Ribaut Road, Port Royal; and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Atlantic Foot & Ankle Specialists, 300 New River Parkway, Hardeeville.

Details: 800-342-2383,