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Valley View Hospital is offering an early blood draw from 7-9 a.m. Saturday, March 17, at Roaring Fork High School in Carbondale; and from 7-9 a.m. Saturday, March 31 at Glenwood Medical Associates in Glenwood Springs.

Predraws are an opportunity to have lab work done before the health fair. Results will be mailed to participants, who will take them to the health fair to discuss results.

The predraw requires fasting for 12 hours prior to the screening. Diabetics should not fast. Please drink water. Continue to take prescribed medications as directed.

Your Friends for Life is a volunteer group that helps to support, nurture and encourage cancer patients, their care givers and family members, regardless of where or if they are seeking treatment. It serves communities from Aspen to Rifle. Please find out how you can assist your friends and neighbors.

Meet the Friends for LIfe from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at the Glenwood Springs CMC Blake Center (behind City Market).

If unable to attend and for further information, please contact Diane Welter at 309-5293.

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