Farmington Hills, MI (April 17, 2008)--- Do you smoke, have an irregular heartbeat, family history of stroke or heart disease or high cholesterol? Are you over the age of 55? Protect yourself by getting a non-invasive endovascular screening sponsored by Botsford Hospital and Life Line Screening. The screening will be held at Nardin Park United Methodist Church in Farmington Hills on Monday, May 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Vascular disease often has no apparent early symptoms. Individuals who are concerned about their health can take the initiative to participate in this low-cost, non-invasive and painless screening to identify risks for these conditions. Three screenings plus a free osteoporosis screening will be available for $129 or $45 for each.
The screenings available include:
Pre-registration is required for this event. Please call 1-800-690-6313 to register.
Botsford Hospital, an independent 330-bed community teaching hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2006 Governor’s Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting, and, in 2007, a three-year recertification as a Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Botsford’s Web address is www.botsford.org
MEDIA CONTACT: Nancy Dumas, Beth Montalvo or Stacy Brand
PHONE: (248) 442-7986