Visiting nurses offer cholesterol tests
Wilton's Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County will offer a cholesterol screening on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at its offices in Suite 114 of the Health and Wellness Center of Norwalk Hospital at i.park, 761 Main Avenue (Route 7), near the intersection of Kent Road. The screening is by appointment and will be held from 8:30 until 11:30 a.m.
The screening includes total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides and glucose, as well as blood pressure and body mass calculation. A private health counseling session with a registered nurse will be provided. The screening involves a simple, finger-stick blood test and results will be available within 10 minutes. The cost is $25 payable by cash or check. Fasting for 12 hours prior to the test is suggested but not required.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call 203-762-8958.