The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois will celebrate World Kidney Day on Thursday, March 10, with a full day of activities and events at the Emil & Patricia A. Jones Convocation Center at Chicago State University, 9501 S. King Dr., from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event and parking are free. Attendees will receive free comprehensive medical tests and the opportunity to review their screening results with a trained medical professional on site. Participants will also receive information on health and wellness, tips on maintaining a healthier lifestyle and, if necessary, referrals to healthcare providers. Screenings include urinalysis, blood sugar/A1C, blood pressure, body-mass index evaluation, blood draw, if necessary, and nutritional counseling. For more information call (312) 321-1500 or visit the website at nkfi.org.
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