Northwest NEWS

March 18, 2002


Stroke screening to be held March 23

Costco Pharmacies, in conjunction with the American Stroke Association - a Division of the American Heart Association, will be providing stroke screening which involves risk factor assessment, finger-stick blood test (total cholesterol and HDL "good cholesterol"), blood pressure testing and consultation with the pharmacist. No fasting is required and results will be immediate. Cost is $15.
   The screening is open to the public and will be held Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Costco pharmacy at 10200 19th Ave. Southwest in Everett.
   Schedule your stroke screening by calling your local Costco Pharmacy. For more information, please call OnSite Wellness Medical at 800-214-2729.