As part of Grand Strand Regional Medical Center’s monthly screening program, the following cholesterol screenings have been scheduled for October.
Finger-stick screenings are scheduled for:
- Wednesday, October 10, 9 – 10 am at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center and
- Wednesday, October 17, 8:30 – 9:30 am at the YMCA, 62nd Avenue N. extension.
The finger-stick screening measures total cholesterol for $7 or a lipid profile (Total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, and triglycerides) for $20, with results available in less than five minutes.
A 12-hour fast is required for the lipid profile.
Total cholesterol screenings and a lipid profile are also available at HealthFinders at Coastal Grand Mall, Monday - Saturday, 10 am – 7:30 pm on a walk-in basis.
For more information, call (843) 692-4444.