Provena event focuses on heart health

Provena event focuses on heart health

URBANA — Heart health will be the focus of a community event being offered at Provena Covenant Medical Center later this month.

It will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 25 in the Provena auditoriums and include free health screenings, blood pressure checks, blood sugar/glucose tests, cholesterol screenings, body composition tests and online health risk assessments. There will also be a free lunch and a chance to win prizes.

Three physicians will give presentations on wine and heart health, heart technologies and your heart, and women and heart disease. A panel of medical experts will take questions from the audience.

Provena will also offer a heart scan measuring calcium build-up in the arteries for half-off the usual price at the event, according to a hospital news release.

Space for this event, called Take Heart, is limited and registration is required. To register, visit http://bit.ly/yrAbyZ. Or call 1-866-Provena.

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