Free Blood Pressure Screening and Diabetes Risk Assessment Health Screening
Checking up on your health has never been easier
Join Carilion Clinic, in partnership with local businesses, as we offer FREE Blood pressure and Diabetes Risk Assessment Screenings throughout the Roanoke Valley. On October 26, 2018, feel free to stop by the Goodwill Store & Donation Center, located on Archcrest Drive in Roanoke, and have one of our Carilion Clinic Community Health Educators take your Blood Pressure and conduct a Diabetes Risk Assessment.
Registration is not required -- just show up! We provide same day results - Feel free to stop by on your lunch break.
For more information, please contact Shenika Bowles, Community Health Screening Supervisor at (540) 983-4073.
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True or False: The flu vaccine will cause the flu.
Answer: False! It is impossible to get sick from the flu vaccine. The flu vaccine is given through a needle containing an inactivated (noninfectious) flu virus. There are no live viruses in the flu shot and you can’t get the flu from an inactivated flu virus.
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Have you had a flu shot yet? If yes, thank you for your commitment to staying healthy! Tell your friends and family about the importance of getting vaccinated.
If you haven’t yet had a flu shot, make an appointment with your Carilion Clinic primary care provider or walk in to any VelocityCare location or Carilion Clinic Pharmacy during business hours.
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