Chambers County Community Health and Wellness Center: Speech and Hearing

A blood pressure and health screening clinic was held in September 2022 in Lafayette, AL. Screenings included free blood pressure checks, weight checks, body mass index (BMI) checks, blood pressure management tips, and nutrition advice.

For more information about this clinic, contact Zach Hutchison at

46% of American adults have high blood pressure.

High blood pressure is when the force of blood flowing through your blood vessels is consistently too high. The best way to know if you have high blood pressure is to have your blood pressure checked.

An older woman walking outside
A picture of a blood pressure monitor
An older man using a blood pressure monitor on his left arm

Knowing your blood pressure numbers can help you take control of your health. Proper treatment and management can lower your blood pressure to help you live a long and healthy life.


Last Updated: October 20, 2022