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UPMC East ‘Alive and Well’ Presentation to Discuss Signs and Symptoms of Heart Disease

In Honor of American Heart Month, Free Screenings and Educational Information will be Available

WHAT: “Does Your Heart Hurt?” a session of the UPMC East Alive & Well  educational program that will explore signs, symptoms, diagnosis and advanced treatments for heart disease. Critical lifestyle changes that can reduce heart disease and improve overall heart health will be discussed. In addition, free screenings including blood pressure, heart rate, body mass index and blood oxygen saturation will be offered. Attendees also will receive information about exercise and nutrition, stroke risk and resources to quit smoking.

Parking is free and light refreshments will be served.

WHO: Abdulrab Aziz, M.D., UPMC cardiologist

WHEN: 6 to 7:45 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 27

WHERE: UPMC East, Conference Center, Ground Level, 2775 Mosside Blvd., Monroeville, Pa., 15146

This event is open to the public, though reservations are required. To make a reservation or for more information, call 412-357-3700.

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