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Life Line Screening, Larry King Cardiac Foundation Collaboration to Help Residents of Tennessee

admin - January 31, 2011



According to a press release, the Larry King Cardiac Foundation (LKCF) will sponsor at-risk, low-cost cholesterol and diabetes blood screenings through collaboration with Life Line Screening. This will begin on February 1, 2011.

This is an exciting partnership for both the LKCF, whose mission is “save a heart a day,” and Life Line Screening, whose mission is “the power of prevention.” It is the hope of these organizations that the efforts will raise awareness of heart disease and diabetes, spread the word that these simple screenings can determine your risk for such diseases before they become a problem, and ultimately help save lives.

A statement by Colin Scully, CEO, Life Line Screening, quoted in the press release, sums up the feelings of both health advocate organizations: “The Larry King Cardiac Foundation has a mission of saving a heart a day. By helping bring these screenings to the residents of Tennessee, they are doing more than that. They are helping prevent heart problems from developing in the first place. We are very pleased to have such a valuable partner and to support the Foundation.”

Read the entire press release at: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/01/prweb5008134.htm

The first screening event will take place in Sweetwater, TN at the First United Methodist Church. There will be more than 200 screening events across the state in 2011. 

To find a screening in TN or any state, visit www.lifelinescreening.com.  To learn more about the Larry King Cardiac Foundation, visit www.lkcf.org.




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4 Comments so far
  1. Stella Bishop - February 19, 2011 at 9:45 pm

    I wonder if you give the carodid artery test without having the others which I don’t need.

  2. Joelle Reizes - February 23, 2011 at 4:08 pm

    Yes, of course you can. Please just call our Call Center and we will be happy to help you.

  3. Collins K. Mwenthala - May 6, 2011 at 12:32 pm

    Hos does a person outsde tennessee like Zambia in Southern africa benefit from this wonderfull programme.

    Iam a 46 years ma living with a problem of a heart condition for 15years now, due severe hypertension.

    Doctors are telling me that my heart has reached its maximum growth/ enlargement by growing extra muscles on the lower and upper chambers and that the valves are failing too.
    This is evendenced by the swelling of the legs, tummy and face. soffocation (short breathe at night) and body tiredness ( fatigue )

    what kind of traetment do i require?

    I dont have means and resources to use for tratment,

    please i need your help.

    sorry for repeating these messages, iam not conversant with copmuters. Delete the first two.

    CKM.

  4. Joelle Reizes - May 6, 2011 at 5:07 pm

    I am so sorry, I do not know any programs in your country. I wish I could help you.


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