University of Iowa News Release
Feb. 7, 2003
Community Invited to Heart Health Seminars
Area residents are invited to take charge of their health during February, American Heart Month, by attending a three-part heart health series on topics ranging from low-fat cooking to heart failure.
Sponsored by University of Iowa Health Care during American Heart Month, all three of these free programs will be held at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 1220 First Avenue in Coralville, and will start at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 11, 17 and 20.
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of both men and women in the United States. But there is much that can be done to prevent and treat heart disease. Learn more as UI Heart Care experts present the following programs:
"Wow! That's Low-Fat Cooking?" 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 11
"Vascular Disease: The Disease, The Treatment, The Prevention" 6:30
p.m., Monday, Feb. 17
"Heart Failure-When the Blood Pump Falters," 6:30 p.m., Thursday,
These heart health programs are part of the "Health For Your Lifetime" series sponsored by UI Health Care. To register for any or all of these programs, call 384-8442 or toll-free at 1-800-777-8442.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between the UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and UI Hospitals and Clinics and the patient care, medical education and research programs and services they provide. Visit UI Health Care online at www.uihealthcare.com.
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