Blood screenings at New Knoxville School

March 29, 2013

NEW KNOXVILLE The Grand Lake Health System, along with the New Bremen-New Knoxville Rotary, will be providing blood screenings at a nominal fee from 7 to 9 a.m. April 6 at the New Knoxville School.

The screenings include comprehensive health panel (CBC, iron, liver function, glucose and lipid, requires 12-hour fast) $40, thyroid panel (ultrasensitive TSH and free T4) $45, C-reactive protein (cardiovascular indicator) $20, PSA (prostate screening-males only) $40, Vitamin D screen (essential for strong bones) $30, Hgb A1C (diabetes indicator) $25.

A free continental breakfast will be provided, and the Auglaize County sheriff will be available to take expired or no-longer-used medications as part of the drug take-back program.