HealthLink to hold monthly screenings

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, will have its monthly health screenings from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Center, 109 E. Main St., according to a news release.

The screenings include a cholesterol-High Density Lipoprotein-glucose blood test for $18 (fasting of at least three hours is suggested); a diabetes risk assessment, blood pressure reading, and body fat analysis-body mass index measurement at no charge, the news release stated.

Following the New York State Department of Health regulations, blood tests are performed by trained registered nurses. This screening is open to the general public and no appointments are necessary. For more information, call HealthLink Littauer at (518) 736-1120, the news release stated.