Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) April 30, 2012
A display of human hearts will be among the informative and educational exhibits showcased during Woman’s Heart Day, a free health and wellness extravaganza provided by Humility of Mary Health Partners.
Provided as a service to the community, Woman’s Heart Day is slated for 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at the Covelli Centre. This annual event features free health screenings, fitness demonstrations, educational presentations on a variety of women’s health issues, cooking demonstrations, refreshments and giveaways.
The display of human hearts will be included as part of Dr. Carmen Julius’ presentation, “Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: The Heart of the Matter.” Dr. Julius will deliver his hour-long address at 8:30 a.m.
Other speakers on the day’s agenda are Lauren Manusakis, who will discuss the benefits of organic foods at 7:45 a.m.; Jill Fabian, who will discuss women and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) at 9:45 a.m.; Dr. Darrell Grace, who will discuss hypertension at 10:30 a.m.; and Jesse McClain, who will discuss women and stroke at 11:15 a.m.
Free health screenings offered this year include bone density, lipid panel (cholesterol) and glucose testing, arterial disease assessments, blood pressure readings, vision screenings, body fat measurements and health age assessments.
Registration is required and appointments for lipid panel testing are limited.
For information or to register, call the HMHP Healthline at 330.480.3151 or 1.877.700.4647.
About Humility of Mary Health Partners:
Humility of Mary Health Partners is an integrated health system located in the Youngstown/Warren area. It is a region of Catholic Health Partners (CHP) in Cincinnati, the largest health system in Ohio and one of the largest Catholic health systems in the United States. HMHP provides a full spectrum of health care services, including inpatient, outpatient, emergency, urgent care, home care and long-term care. Members are St. Elizabeth Health Center, St. Joseph Health Center, St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center, HM Home Health Services, The Assumption Village, Humility House, Hospice of the Valley and Laurel Lake. Learn more about HMHP online at http://www.HMpartners.org.