Learn more about lowering your risk of heart disease by attending St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital's Heart Fair on Thursday, February 28 from 9:00am through 2:00pm in the hospital Auditorium. Dr. John Scally, full-time Cardiologist at Prairie Heart Institute of Illinois at St. Anthony's, will present "5 Things You Should Know about Heart Failure" from 11-11:45am.
There will be informational booths and screenings available before and after the presentation. Hospital personnel will offer free blood pressure and total blood cholesterol screenings. In addition, visitors can receive information on Prairie Heart Institute of Illinois STAT Heart Program and Chest Pain Network, and heart failure education at Prairie Heart at St. Anthony's. Those who attend will also receive information on heart-healthy nutrition and discover how sugary beverages can affect your health.