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Clara Maass Medical Center Presents Know Your Numbers


According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, killing more than 600,000 people each year. In an effort to change this statistic, Clara Maass Medical Center presents “Know Your Numbers” on Wednesday, February 24 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Kearny Adult School in Kearny.

In recognition of American Heart Month, this event will offer free screenings including blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol, as well as educational materials. The Kearny Adult School is located at 336 Devon Street in Kearny. Registration is required by calling the Kearny Adult School at 201.955.1392.

For more information about upcoming programs at Clara Maass Medical Center, visit where you can also register for seminars and become a member of Clara’s Wellness Club.

About Clara Maass Medical Center
Located in Belleville, NJ, Clara Maass Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, provides a complete continuum of care to residents of northern New Jersey. Clara Maass’ centers and services include The Health and Wellness Center, Nuclear Medicine, The Cancer Center at Clara Maass, Adult Cardiac Services including Diagnostic Services, Cardiac Catheterization, Elective and Emergency Angioplasty and Rehabilitation, The Pain Management Center, The Joint & Spine Institute, a Vascular Center, Same Day Surgery, The Wound Center at Clara Maass, The Center for Sleep Disorders, The Bariatric Surgery Center, Rehabilitation Services, The Eye Surgery Center, Maternity Services and Parent Education, as well as Pediatrics. Clara Maass is an eight-time recipient of the “A” Hospital Safety score from The Leap Frog Group, an independent national nonprofit group measuring hospital safety and quality. For a physician referral or more information about Clara Maass, call 1-888-724-7123 or visit

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