Did you know a simple test you can detect your blood cholesterol and blood sugar levels? Combined with a quick blood pressure check and a few body measurements, these important numbers inform women of their risk for developing heart disease and stroke.
If you have diabetes or pre diabetes, you are more likely to have high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and be overweight or obese. Although you may not be experiencing any symptoms you could have uncontrolled risk factors and now is the time to Know Your Numbers so you can make lifestyle changes or seek professional help before it is too late.
THI’s Center for Women’s Heart and Vascular Health is conducting Houston HeartReach health screenings at BakerRipley Harbach Campus to encourage women to learn more about their own risk.
Registration is required and space is limited, so contact your BakerRipley Center location nearest you to register.