July 30, 2014
Residents living in and around the Sullivan community may be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. First United Methodist Church at 216 W. Jefferson St. in Sullivan will host Life Line Screening August 7.
Four key points every person needs to know:
• 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