February 2013 is National Heart Health Month.
The 60 Plus Nursing Assessment Clinic, provided by the Ottawa County Health Department and funded by Ottawa County Senior Resources through the CDBG program, provides the following services by a Registered Nurse:
Health assessment, medication counseling, blood pressure check, blood test for anemia, blood test to measure blood sugar, cholesterol screening, weight, diet information, health education, referrals to private physician for evaluation, if needed.
In the aftermath of the July 1, storm that caused extensive damage to homes and roofs throughout Catawba, Marblehead and Lakeside, Firelands Mechanical Heating and Air Conditioning of Danbury Township reports that they found many problems stemming from roof damage and roof repairs.
On Saturday, Jan. 26, and Tuesday, Feb. 19, ProMedica will offer free mammograms at ProMedica Bay Park Hospital, 1854 Perry Street, Suite 400, in Port Clinton, to uninsured and under-insured patients. The screenings will include a clinical breast exam, screening mammogram, education, and follow-up support.