Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States,

Experts say up to 80% of them can be prevented.

In an effort to detect signs and risks of stroke, Good Samaritan is again offering free stroke screenings.

They will take place August 7th from 8 to 3 at the Hedde Education Center.

Appointments are required for the screenings and space is limited. Those interested in making an appointment can go online and registerat or call 812-885-3336.