Sam’s Club Offering Free Women’s Health Screenings

Attention: High Country Moms and Grandmas!

This Saturday, you can visit the Sam’s Club in Hickory, NC or Winston, NC for a FREE health screening!

To celebrate women and encourage them to take control of their health this month, Sam’s Club is offering free women’s health screenings for both members and the public on Saturday, October 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at all Sam’s Club locations with a pharmacy (599 locations nationwide).

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The screenings are valued at $250 and include tests for:

· TSH (thyroid) testing – thyroid conditions can often affect a woman’s overall health, including depression, weight and energy levels

· Blood pressure

· Total cholesterol

· HDL (good cholesterol)

· Risk ratio

· Glucose

· Body mass index

· Vision (not available in all locations)

“With the multitude of health challenges that are unique to women, it’s important that we keep up with our health on a regular basis no matter how busy life may get,” said Tara Raddohl, director, Corporate Communications for Sam’s Club. “These free health screenings make it easy for women to take a weekend errand and turn it into an important step in caring for their well-being.”