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Join us for a Heart Disease Prevention Event in April and May!

April/May Heart Disease Prevention Events AtlantaThe HeartWise℠ Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

You can register for our HeartWise events online!

♥ How to Live to 100!
Shanna Stewart, Exercise & Health Science Intern
Monday, April 1, 8:30am – 9:00am, Repeated at 12:00 – 12:30pm

♥ Take Care of those FEET!
Dr. Frank Sinkoe
Friday, April 5, 11:45am – 12:15pm

♥ WomenHeart of Atlanta: Support Group
Monday, April 8, 12pm – 1:15pm

♥ Reading Food Labels
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, April 15, 12pm – 12:30pm

♥ Why Sleep is so Important
Jennifer James, Exercise Physiologist
Monday, April 22, 12:00pm – 12:30pm

♥ Basic Diabetes Nutrition
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, May 6, 12:00pm – 12:30pm

♥ WomenHeart of Atlanta: Support Group
Monday, May 13, 12pm – 1:15pm

♥ Advanced Carbohydrate Counting
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, May 20, 12:00pm – 12:30pm

Admission is free and everyone is welcome and parking is validated for up to 2 hours. Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for a HeartWise lecture online.

*If you would like to purchase a t-shirt or calendar where the proceeds go to the HeartWise scholarship fund which allows patients who run into financial challenges continue the wellness and prevention, please call 404-778-2850.

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Join us for a Heart Disease Prevention Event in March!

Heart events in Atlanta March 2013The HeartWise℠ Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

You can register for our HeartWise events online!

WomenHeart of Atlanta: Support Group
Monday, March 11, 12pm – 1:15pm

Fundamentals of Strength Training
Clay Knight, Exercise Physiologist
Monday, March 18, 8:30am – 9:00am, Repeated at 12pm – 12:3pm

Angina
Jane Whitmer, RN
Monday, March 25, 12pm – 12:30pm

Benefits of Vitamin D
Paul White, MD, Rehabilitation Medicine Resident
Wednesday, March 20, 11:30am – 12pm

Admission is free and everyone is welcome and parking is validated for up to 2 hours. Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for a HeartWise lecture online.

*If you would like to purchase a t-shirt or calendar where the proceeds go to the HeartWise scholarship fund which allows patients who run into financial challenges continue the wellness and prevention, please call 404-778-2850.

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Whip your heart in shape at the Emory Heartwise Bootcamp!

Heart Month Events AtlantaCelebrate Heart Month by attending the Emory HeartWiseSM Prevention Bootcamp! This exciting event focuses on educating consumers about how to manage/lower risk factors associated with heart disease and stroke. Over the course of the full-day program, there will be breakout sessions on nutrition, cooking demonstrations, women and heart disease, foot care, yoga, stretching, healthy weight loss and starting an exercise program. Physicians and health care providers from across Emory Healthcare will be hosting the lectures in this informative session!

HeartWise Heart Disease Prevention Bootcamp Event Details:

Date: Saturday, February, 9, 2013
Time: 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. with continental breakfast
Where: Emory Conference Center Hotel
1615 Clifton Road Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30322
Cost: $25 – this fee covers the cost of the educational program, handouts, parking, breakfast and lunch.

For more information or to register please call Emory HealthConnection to register – 404-778-7777 or register online!

This program was made possible from an educational grant from Georgia Power.

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