Diabetes & Wellness Expo
Saturday, November 14, 7 to 11 a.m.
UPMC Bedford Memorial Cafeteria
Free services and screenings will be offered, including foot screening, carbon monoxide testing by Personal Solutions, PIXI heel testing for osteoporosis, free vascular screening —call 814-310-2438 to schedule; multiple vendors for diabetes management, multiphasic blood screening, and more.
Multiphasic Blood Screenings
The screenings involve a series of 28 tests, including cholesterol and triglycerides. Patients must fast for 12 hours and consume no alcohol for 24 hours prior to screening.
Cost is $25 for blood screening and $3 for urinalysis. Other tests available include TSH to check thyroid function for an additional $5, A1C to test for diabetic compliance for $5, and PSA for prostate cancer for $10. For an additional $3, test results can be sent to the patient.
For more information, contact the laboratory at 814-623-3506.
View a listing of screenings.