Free health screenings to be offered
Southern Seven Health Department and the Union County Farm Bureau are working together as they plan to host a free health screening for members and the surrounding communities.
The screening day is set for Wednesday, Aug. 7, and will be in the basement meeting area of the Farm Bureau office in Jonesboro.
Doors are scheduled to open at 7:30 a.m. The event is scheduled to last until 10:30 a.m.
Screening and services are scheduled to include: Lipid, A1C, fasting glucose, blood pressure, diabetes, BMI, one-on-one private counseling on results and other health concerns.
Advanced registration is not required. Participants are advised to fast for the best and most accurate results.
The first 15 Union County Farm Bureau members to attend the screening will receive a shopping bag of local produce.
More information about the event is available by calling Stephanie at the Union County Farm Bureau at 833-2125 or Amber at Southern Seven Health Department at 833-8561.