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Stroke and osteoporosis screening coming to Alexandria

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Residents living in and around the Alexandria community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture.

Life Line Screening will be conducted at First Baptist Church, 202 7th Avenue East in Alexandria, on Thursday, October 15. Appointments will begin at 9 a.m.


Following are four key facts on stroke:

• Stroke is the third leading cause of death and a leading cause of permanent disability.

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