Kaweah Delta To Host Free Screening On May 7 In Visalia
VISALIA – Kaweah Delta Health Care District will host a day of free
screenings on Saturday, May 7, that will give people a better understanding
of their heart health.
The screenings will take place from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on May 7 at Kaweah
Delta Chronic Disease Management Center, 325 S. Willis St., Visalia. The
following screenings will be offered:
- Carotid screening
- Peripheral Artery Disease (a circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries
reduce blood flow to a person’s limbs). This screening requires
advance registration by calling 1 (877) 529-3241; you must also fast four
hours prior to it.
- Glucose/cholesterol (this screening requires fasting for four hours prior to it)
- Foot Screening by Dr. Derek Florek
- Balance Screening
- Pulmonary Screening
- Murmur Screening
- Sleep Disorder Testing
There will also be informational booths at the event with education on
sleep disorders, cardiac rehabilitation, stroke, nutrition, and diabetes.