Reminder: Stroke Prevention Saturday is April 15th at Tucson Medical Center. Learn more
Are you at risk for a stroke? Join TMC and HealthSouth Rehabilitation Institute of Tucson for the annual free Stroke Prevention Saturday, April 15, 7 a.m. to noon at TMC Marshall Conference Center.
Free testing for:
- Height, weight and body mass index
- Blood pressure and oxygen saturation
- Glucose and cholesterol measurements
- Carotid Doppler ultrasound to look for blockages or narrowing
A physician will review your results with you.
The screening is recommended for those 50 years and older. For best results, an eight-hour fast is recommended.
In addition, to learning about their risk for stroke, participants will also receive information on recognizing the signs of a stroke and how to control risk facts and the signs of a stroke.
No appointment necessary. Please allow 45 minutes for screening.
Light snacks will be available.