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Diabetes Prevention Program Classes Starting Now!

As the New Year dawns, you may thinking about how to lose a few pounds. What you may not be thinking about is prediabetes, a serious health condition that increases one’s risk for developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease and…... read more

Pharmer’s Markets Begin June 16!

Pharmer's Markets   Customers most often interact with their pharmacist in the few minutes it takes to pick up their prescription. Rarely do they engage pharmacists in conversations about chronic health conditions or ask questions about how they can better…...

Move More in 2018 to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Protect Yourself From Type 2 Diabetes   How do you protect yourself from type 2 diabetes and all of its complications? The clear-cut answer is moving more throughout the day. Obesity is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, but…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Lenexa

FREE blood pressure check at the Lenexa Senior Center the third Tuesday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and speak with a…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Lenexa

FREE blood pressure check in Lenexa at Rosewood Place the third Monday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and speak with a Registered…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Overland Park

FREE blood pressure check in Overland Park at Matt Ross Community Center the third Monday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County.   Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and…... read more

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Overland Park

FREE blood pressure check in Overland Park at the Johnson County Central Resource Library on the second Wednesday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Shawnee

FREE blood pressure check at Shawnee Methodist Church on the second Monday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and speak with…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Gardner

FREE blood pressure check in Gardner at the Gardner Senior Center the first Thursday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and speak with a…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Lenexa

FREE blood pressure check in Lenexa at the Johnson County North Central Multi-Service Center the first Wednesday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Olathe

FREE blood pressure check in Olathe at the Johnson County Administration Building the first Monday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked…... read more

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Olathe

FREE blood pressure check in Olathe at the Johnson County Sunset Building the first Monday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and…...

You Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes A noted area vascular surgeon, Juan Carlos Correa, is taking on “a silent assassin.” It robs people of their lower legs, toes, feet or vision; fatally damages kidneys; tortures victims with chronic, intense, agonizing pain and burning;…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Lenexa

FREE blood pressure check at the Lenexa Senior Center the third Tuesday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and speak with a…...

FREE Blood Pressure Check in Lenexa

FREE blood pressure check in Lenexa at Rosewood Place the third Monday of each month. Blood pressure clinics are provided by Registered Nurses at several locations in Johnson County. Stop by and get your blood pressure checked and speak with a Registered…...