06.08.2009

Monroe Clinic Announces Free Screening June Schedule

(Monroe, WI) – Prevention is always a good idea when it comes to your health, and perhaps the best tool to prevent an illness. Monroe Clinic is offering free community screenings during the month of June in Monroe, Freeport and Albany on the following dates and locations:

Sullivan Foods, 2002 W. Galena Ave., Freeport, Ill –June 11, 9 a.m.-Noon

First Banking Center, 102 W. Main St., Albany, Wis –June 18, 9 a.m.-Noon

Behring Senior Center, 1113 10th St., Monroe, Wis –June 25, 9 a.m.-Noon

Monroe Clinic offers community screenings in blood pressure measurement, glucose testing (blood sugar) and some specialty screenings. There is also a nurse on-site to answer questions and provide educational handouts.

Studies suggest that older patients and women in particular, should both receive screening tests that are appropriate for their age or health status. For further questions about Monroe Clinic’s community screenings please call Gina Lanz at 608-324-1312 or speak to your Monroe Clinic primary provider.