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​UPMC St. Margaret Hosts Free Alive and Well Presentation ‘Be Smart About Your Heart’

For Journalists

Stephanie Stanley
Manager
412-586-9762
stanleysl@upmc.edu

Susan Manko
Vice President
412-586-9771
MankoSM@upmc.edu

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2/10/2017

Main Content
WHAT: Discussion about the signs, symptoms, diagnosis and advanced treatments for heart disease. Participants will learn how to control high blood pressure and what active steps to take to prevent or treat it.
 
Free health screenings and expert help will include:
 
• Blood Pressure
• Cardiac risk screening
• Cholesterol (includes LDL, HDL, triglycerides)*
• Blood Sugar
• Stroke Education
• Ask the Expert
 
*9-hour fast recommended
 
Free breakfast will be provided and parking will be validated.
 
Reservations are required, call 1-866-939-RSVP (7787) or visit UPMC.com/Classes.
 
WHY: Your heart is the body’s hardest working and most important muscle. This presentation will review critical lifestyle changes to improve your overall heart health.
 
 
WHEN: 9 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 22
 
• 9 to 10 a.m., free screenings and breakfast
• 10 to 11 a.m., presentation
 
WHERE: UPMC St. Margaret, Conference Centers A, B and C, 815 Freeport Rd., Pittsburgh, 15215
 
Note to Media: To cover this event, pre-arrangements must be made by contacting Stephanie Stanley at 412-586-9762 or StanleySL@upmc.edu