Cholesterol screening clinics are announced


The Wood County Committee on Aging is currently scheduling their cholesterol screening clinics for
November. Participants must be a resident of Wood County and 45 or older. The cost is $20 for age 60 and
over, $25 for ages 45-59.
The screening panel includes: Total cholesterol, HDL (good cholesterol), LDL (bad cholesterol),
triglycerides, total cholesterol/HDL ratio and a blood glucose level.
Results will be immediately available and will be discussed with clients by a registered nurse.
Screenings require an appointment and fasting of 12-14 hours prior to the test.
Call 1-800-367-4935 or (419) 353-5661 and ask for Social Services to schedule an appointment at the
following senior center sites:
¥ Wayne – Tuesday, Nov. 3
¥ North Baltimore – Thursday, Nov. 5
¥ Bowling Green – Thursday, Nov. 12 and Tuesday, Nov. 24
¥ Rossford – Thursday, Nov. 19
¥ Northeast (Walbridge) – Friday, Nov. 20

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