HATTIESBURG, MISS. – The Mississippi Kidney Foundation will be hosting free kidney screenings Feb. 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 28th Place as part of their Renal Evaluation and Assessment Program.
Individuals with high risk factors for kidney disease include those who have high blood pressure; diabetes; or those who have a family member with high blood pressure, diabetes or chronic kidney disease. The screenings will include a full renal panel; complete blood count; cholesterol, blood pressure and blood sugar checks; and a urinalysis.
Space is limited and reservations are required. To register, call The Mississippi Kidney Foundation at 601-981-3611 or 1-800-232-1592.