Residents living in and around the Palmerton community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture.
The Palmerton Community Ambulance, located at 501 Delaware Avenue, will host Life Line Screening on March 9.
Packages start at 149. All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.
- Stroke is the third leading cause of death and a leading cause of permanent disability.
- 80% of stroke victims had no apparent warning signs prior to their stroke.
- Preventive ultrasound screenings can help individuals avoid a stroke.