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FHOM Presents Women's Heart Summit -- Feb. 10

WHO:  Beth Bartholomew, MD, cardiologist. Dr. Bartholomew will speak about women and heart disease, including risk factors, symptoms and what can be done to reduce your chance of developing the nation’s number one killer of women.

 

WHAT:  Women and Heart Disease Presentation

 

WHY:  Heart disease is the #1 killer of American women, claiming more than 500,000 lives a year. And, another 8 million of us live daily with the disease. Heart disease kills twice as many women in the United States each year than all forms of cancer. In fact, one in every two women will eventually die from heart-related diseases, while one in 25 will die from breast cancer. These are staggering statistics, but the good news is that unless you were born with heart problems, making a few lifestyle changes can add years to your life.

 

To learn how, join us for a complimentary and informative breakfast on Feb. 10.

 

WHEN:  Tuesday, Feb. 10 – 8 a.m. registration; 8:30 a.m. program

 

WHERE:  Oceanside Country Club, 75 N. Halifax Ave., Ormond Beach

 

TO REGISTER:   Call 386.671.5090. Seating is limited and reservations are required.

 

About Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial:

Created in 1967, Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial specializes in a wide range of health services for the entire family, including many nationally recognized programs in cardiology, cancer, women's medicine, pediatrics, neurology, diabetes, hospice care, orthopedics and rehabilitation. In addition to serving East Central Florida residents, Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial serves as a tertiary referral hospital throughout Volusia and Flagler counties. In July 2009, Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial will move into a new, 718,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility. More than 500 physicians and 1,500 team members make up Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial. As a member of the Adventist Health System, Inc., Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial is part of a network of 37 hospitals in 10 states. Learn more at floridahospitalormond.org.

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