Attend Go Red Por Tu Corazón for Women Luncheon, Courtesy of White Memorial

Event also includes workshops and health screenings on heart health.

By EGP Staff Report

Latinas interested in learning more about heart disease and how to live heart-healthy are invited to attend a special half-day conference on April 25 being sponsored by the American Heart Association and White Memorial Medical Center.

The half-day program is part of the American Heart Association’s Go Red Por Tu Corazón bilingual language initiative targeted at Latinas. Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of Latinas.

The event is open to the public and will feature a morning of educational workshops and a health exhibition that will offer health screenings, including information in Spanish, from 8:30 a.m. to Noon at the JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. Live: 710 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90015.

A heart-healthy lunch and inspirational program will follow the morning session, from Noon to 2:00 p.m. The luncheon will be in English; translation devises will be made available. Tickets are $250, but the first 100 women to RSVP will get free admission to the luncheon program compliments of White Memorial Medical Center. To register, call (323) 260-5848 or email: cabrerCL@ah.org by April 19.

For more information on Go Red Por Tu Corazón, visit their website or call 1-888-474-VIVE.

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April 12, 2012  Copyright © 2012 Eastern Group Publications, Inc.

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