Heartbeat For Health Moves To The Y On February 18
University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center (UM BWMC) is sponsoring Heartbeat for Health on Saturday, February 18, from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Y in Arnold. This free, informative and fun-filled event will celebrate the benefits of dance and exercise in the prevention of heart disease, while reinforcing community awareness and education about overall health and wellness. Dance demonstrations will be presented by local dance studios. Attendees are encouraged to participate by trying the various dance styles showcased.
Free health screenings (including heart health screenings, foot screenings, oral cancer screenings, CPR demonstrations, body mass index (BMI) and blood pressure) and educational displays for cancer and heart health will be offered. Refreshments and promotional items will also be available. For more information, visit www.mybwmc.org/heartbeat2017.
The Y in Arnold is located at 1209 Ritchie Highway. For more information about Heartbeat for Health or for a free calendar of events of free screenings and programs at UM BWMC, call the medical center’s marketing and communications department at 410-787-4367.