What Do You Know About Your Heart?

women's heart healthCelebrate American Heart Month by joining Valley Health System and YWCA Bergen County in Ridgewood for a free program entitled “A Woman’s Heart” on Monday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among women.  Unfortunately, most women are not aware of the dangers of heart disease, or of the steps they can take to reduce their risk for a heart attack or stroke.
Join Benita Burke, M.D., Medical Director of Heart Care for Women, for this informative and educational presentation.  Find out more about the unique cardiac symptoms women experience and how to prevent and treat heart disease.
“We are grateful to Valley for partnering with the YW on this important program,” said YWCA Bergen County CEO Helen Archontou. “In our mission to empower women, heart health is essential.”
The program will be held at YWCA Bergen County, located at 112 Oak St., in Ridgewood. Light refreshments will be served at 6:30. The program will begin at 7.
To register, please call 1-800-VALLEY 1 (1-800-825-5391).
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Author: Karen Latimer

Dr. Latimer is a Family Physician and Wellness & Parenting Coach. She works with parents who want to feel more confident when helping their children and coaches young adults to help them better navigate college life and transitions. Contact her at drkarenlatimer@gmail.com to learn more. She is the author of two Audible Originals, Take Back the House -- Raising Happy Parents and Worry Less, Parent Better. She is also the co-founder of the app that makes your life easier and puts social in a healthier place -- List'm.


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