MURRAY, KY (KFVS) - The Murray Calloway County Hospital's Health Express will hold free lipid screenings at Glendale Place on Thursday, July 28 from 6:30 a.m. to 8 a.m.
The screenings can help detect disease in the earliest stages when there are often no symptoms.
MCCH recommends cholesterol and triglyceride levels be checked every five years. Annual screenings are recommended for diabetes patients
The screenings will be free to every Health Express patron once every five years.
More frequent testing requires a doctor's written prescription and costs $15.
The lipid screening requires a 12-hour fast, which means no food or drink except water.
For more information, you can call 270-762-1348.
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