Baton Rouge General, Rouses Team Up for Free Health Checks

Baton Rouge General (BRG) has teamed up with Rouses Markets to offer free health events, providing glucose testing, blood pressure, and body mass index checks at Rouses locations around the Baton Rouge metro area.

The free health checks will take place at the following places and times:

Jan. 21 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Arlington Place Rouses Market near LSU, 600 Arlington Creek Centre Blvd., Baton Rouge

March 3 from 12 noon-3 p.m.; Juban Crossing Rouses Market, 10130 Crossing Way, Suite 300, Denham Springs

Members of BRG’s health and wellness team will also be on site with nutrition tips and healthy recipes. They’ll share information about the Grocery Store Tours, led by BRG dieticians at area Rouses locations.

There is no appointment or registration required, and the screening is open to all ages. For more information, visit