Free blood pressure screenings at Newton Medical Center on Tuesday

Newton Medical Center will provide free blood pressure screenings from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The hospital will offer the screenings for World Hypertension Day. The theme of this year’s World Hypertension Day is “know your numbers,” with the goal of increasing high blood pressure awareness.

Screenings will take place in the cardiac rehab gym, located on the hospital campus at 600 Medical Center Drive in Newton.

For more information about the event, call 316-281-3196.

Gabriella Dunn: 316-268-6400, @gabriella_dunn