October 24, 2003 --
The JSU Wellness Center is continuing to offer Cholesterol Screenings (Lipid Profiles) to all JSU Faculty, Staff,
their dependents and retirees on Wednesdays during the Fall Semester starting
Wednesday, October 29. All screenings are conducted in the Wellness Center (204-A Pete
Mathews Coliseum). The screening is quick and easy and requires
approximately 5 minutes of your time. The only
"rules" to follow are:
Please call the Wellness Center at 5114 for more information or to schedule an
appointment for screening.
least a 12-hour fast prior to drawing the blood sample is necessary.
- The blood sample will be drawn during the morning hours (usually starting around
7:00 a.m.); thus, nothing should be taken by mouth (except for water) after
7:00 p.m. the night before.