Celebrating American Heart Month
disease affects over five million people in the U.S., but there
are ways you can help prevent it.
HUP cafeteria will be featuring heart healthy menus throughout
the month of February.
on February 14, noon-2 p.m., Penn Cardiac Care nurses will offer
free blood pressure screenings outside the cafeteria. This is
a great opportunity for you to receive information or ask questions
about heart health, register to win a free HeartCam scan and other
prizes, and commit to a heart healthy lifestyle.
to ask a Penn Cardiac Care physician questions about heart care.
Those who are unable to make it to the cafeteria, may visit www.pennhealth.com
where Penn Cardiac Care physicians--Emile Mohler, a vascular medicine
specialist and an expert on Peripheral Arterial Disease and Kelly
Ann Spratt, a cardiologist with interests in women's health and
prevention --will answer any questions about heart care.
in to WPEN -- 950 AM to hear Penn Cardiac Care Physicians Live
on the radio.
17, 2-3 p.m., The Doctor's In, Clark Hargrove, clinical
director of cardiothoracic surgery, Penn Cardiac Care at Presbyterian
24, 6-7 p.m., Ask the Doctor, Frank Marchlinski, director
of the Electrophysiology Program at Penn Cardiac Care at the University
of Pennsylvania Medical Center.
a full list of events or more information, call 1-800-789-PENN
or the Franklin Institute at (215) 448-1200 or visit www.pennhealth.com.
A. Kazanjian, Marketing Specialist,
of Pennsylvania Health System