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Dalton, GA – The Whitfield County Health Department’s Adult Health Clinic (formerly known as MAC) is offering free hypertension services to the first 400 eligible residents to enroll for the offer.

Eligibility applies to Whitfield County residents who have a blood pressure reading of no less than 140 over 90 on at least two subsequent screenings or are taking antihypertensive medication to maintain normal blood pressure.

Free Hypertension Services at Whitfield Co Health Dept FlyerFree Hypertension Services at Whitfield Co Health Dept Flyer - English & Spanish - Click to downloadThe free hypertension services include:

  • Initial evaluation
  • Educational materials
  • Blood pressure cuff and blood pressure log
  • EKG (electrocardiogram)
  • Goodie bag with heart smart incentives

According to the CDC, hypertension, or high blood pressure, increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, two leading causes of death for Americans. However, people can learn how to manage this condition and lower their risk.

Enroll for these free life-saving services right away!

Call the Whitfield County Health Department’s Adult Health Clinic at (706) 279-9600. The health department is located at 800 Professional Blvd., Dalton, GA 30720.