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Diabetes, cholesterol, foot screenings at Good Shepherd

Published: Thursday, May 8, 2014 10:57 a.m. CST

BARRINGTON – A diabetes and heart disease screening will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. May 17 in the Prairie Room of Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, 450 West Highway 22, Barrington.

Screenings include a finger stick blood glucose level screening, as well as an A1C level and cholesterol screening. A 12-hour fast is required. A one-on-one consultation will be provided by a clinical health educator or Dr. Daniel So, a Good Shepherd endocrinology. Complimentary foot screenings will also be provided by Dr. Robert Kipferl, a Good Shepherd podiatrist.

The cost for screening is $10.

Call 1-800-323-8622 for information. Mention class code "3D20" or visit www.advocatehealth.com/gshp to register.

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