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Affordable health screenings

Special to Atmore News

Residents living in and around the Atmore area can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. Grace Fellowship Church will host this community event Friday, December 13, at 1412 East Nashville Avenue in Atmore.
Screenings can check for:
* The level of plaque buildup in your arteries, related to risk for heart disease, stroke and overall vascular health.
* Narrowing of the smaller arteries of your ankles and feet, called Peripheral Arterial Disease
* HDL and LDL Cholesterol levels
* Diabetes risk
* Bone density as a risk for possible osteoporosis
Screenings are affordable, convenient and accessible for wheelchairs and those with trouble walking. Free parking is also available.
Packages start at $149, but consultants will work with you to create a package that is right for you based on your age and risk factors. Also ask about the Wellness Gold Membership Program with allows customers to get all the screenings they need now but pay $19.95 a month. Call 1-877-237-1287 or visit the website at
Pre-registration is required.