UW Groups Host Diabetic and Osteoporosis Screening
February 29, 2008 — The University of Wyoming Academy of Student Pharmacists and Phi Delta Chi will offer a diabetic and osteoporosis screening Saturday, March 8, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Laramie Community Recreation Center.
Events include blood glucose monitoring, blood pressure, osteoporosis bone scans, diabetes counseling, and heartburn treatment counseling.
Fasting for eight hours prior to screening is recommended to get the most accurate results. Individuals with a family history of diabetes or osteoporosis or those who have been told they are at risk for one or both of these diseases are especially encouraged to attend the screening. Individuals under the age of 18 cannot attend.
The event is free and open to the public.