Screenings at Evangelical church

    Residents living in and around the Beardstown area can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with screenings by Life Line Screening. First Evangelical Lutheran Church will host this community event on Aug. 11. The site is located at 301 W. 4th Street in Beardstown.
    Screenings can check for:
    The level of plaque buildup in your arteries, related to risk for heart disease, stroke and overall vascular health; HDL and LDL cholesterol levels; diabetes risk; bone density as a risk for possible osteoporosis; kidney and thyroid function; and more.
    Screenings are accessible for wheelchairs and those with trouble walking. Free parking is also available.
    Consultants will work with you to create a package that is right for you based on your age and risk factors. Call 1-877-237-1287 or visit our website at Pre-registration is required.