Stroke is a leading cause of death and a major cause of adult disability, yet nearly 85% of all strokes are preventable. Learn more during Stoke Awareness Month.
High Blood Pressure, A-Fib and Stroke: What’s the Connection?
Are you predisposed to stroke? Can you lower your risk? Join Michael Hatlelid, MD, neurologist, director of Missouri Baptist’s Stroke Center as he discusses stroke prevention, signs of stroke, the importance of calling 911 and stroke treatment. Light refreshments served.
Thursday, May 26, 6:30-8 p.m.
Hilton St. Louis Frontenac
1335 South Lindbergh
If you are over age 50, attend this event and be screened for high blood pressure, cholesterol (total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides) and glucose. Learn your risk factors. Fasting required. Appointments limited. Please call 314-996-LIFE to register.
Saturday, June 4, 8-11 a.m.
Longview Farm House
13525 Clayton Road