According to the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, 80 percent of strokes are preventable if you watch your risk factors. These risk factors could include high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, diet, peripheral artery disease, cardiovascular disease and more.

In recognition of National Stroke Month, Cullman Regional is offering FREE Stroke Prevention Screenings to the community throughout the months of May and June. Visits are by appointment only. Screenings will be offered on the following dates: May 4, 18, 23 and June 1 and 8. Call (256) 735-5600 to make an appointment!