Sam’s is offering free women’s health screenings on Saturday October 11:
Sam’s Club® Champions Women’s Health by Offering Free Screenings for Members and the Public
In-club women’s health screenings available
Saturday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
BENTONVILLE, Ark, (Oct. 2, 2014) – More than half of women in the U.S. worry about the cost of healthcare and only 67 percent report having had a physical exam in the past year, according to The Futures Company.1 As part of an effort to celebrate women and encourage them to become more active in monitoring and maintaining their health,
Sam’s Club Pharmacies nationwide will host free women’s health screenings to both members and non-members on Saturday, October 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The health screenings are free, confidential and available to the public at all Sam’s Club locations with a pharmacy (599 locations). The screenings, valued at $2502, include tests for:
- TSH (thyroid) testing – thyroid conditions can often affect a woman’s overall health, including depression, weight and energy levels3
- Blood pressure
- Total cholesterol
- HDL (good cholesterol)
- Risk ratio
- Body mass index
- Vision (not available in all locations)