Free Glucose and Blood Pressure Screenings on World Diabetes DayPosted: Updated:
WESLACO – The Rio Grande Valley Diabetes Association will have free glucose and blood pressure screenings. On Monday, November 14, World Diabetes Day, the association will offer free screenings from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
The screenings are free and open to the public. However, they do askall participants fast before the screening (nothing to eat or drink after midnight). The locations of the screenings are listed below.
As part of National Diabetes Month, the association will also have a panel of diabetes experts at the McAllen Public Library. The panel is free to the public and will be November 16 at 6 p.m.
Earlier this year, KRGV highlighted diabetes as part of its Heart of the Valley program. You can see a list of stories and more information at http://www.krgv.com/category/315360/heart-of-the-valley-diabetes.
Free Glucose and Blood Pressure Screening Locations:
2205 W. University Drive
1200 E. Jackson Road
1705 E. Expressway 83
1400 E. Nolana
1421 Frontage Road
City of Mission Social Service Center
115 S. Mayberry
900 E Expressway 83