Community Events

Community Heart Health Event

WHERE
Northwest Hospital, 1550 N 115th St, Seattle
WHEN
Saturday, November 16, 2013
TIME
10am

Join us for a day of fun and learning as Northwest Hospital celebrates the opening of UW Medicine’s Regional Heart Center at Northwest Hospital.

 Participate in free hands-on activities:

• Health screenings – know your numbers

• Heart healthy exercises

• Try CPR and learn how to use a portable defibrillator • See your own heart rhythm and amazing images of the human heart • Explore the new heart center • Meet our physicians and providers

 Learn about:

• Nutrition, healthy eating and heart-healthy recipes • Heart disease and women • Cardiac risk in children and teens • Lowering cardiac risk by reducing stress

 Keeping your heart healthy is one of the most important things you can do to ensure overall long-term health, whether you’re a child, teen, adult or senior. The good news is, there are many things you can do to reduce the risk of heart disease, and trying even one will make a lasting difference.

 Event Admission Fee (if any): Free

 Web Site: http://nwhospital.org/healthyheart

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