Risk Factors

2 Or More Conditions And You Are At Risk:


Factors such as age and smoking, can double your chances of stroke, PAD, and other conditions. If you have two or more of the risk factors listed below, we recommend you participate in the screenings. Here are a few of the common risk factors for stroke, abdominal aortic aneurysms, Peripheral vascular disease, and osteoporosis:


• Over 40 yrs. old
• More than 20 lbs. overweight
• Family history
• High cholesterol
• Cigarette smoking (past and current)
• Diabetes
• High blood pressure
• Inactive lifestyle
• Heart disease
• TIAs (minor strokes)
• History of broken bones
• Women close to or in menopause