Heart Health

National Wear Red Luncheon

Edgerton Hospital and Health Services will offer a Red Dress Luncheon on Friday, February 6, 2014. This luncheon will be held at Edgerton Hospital from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The purpose of this event is to help raise awareness of heart disease and stroke, while enjoying a heart-healthy lunch prepared by the Edgerton Hospital Café.  If you would like to attend the Wear Red Luncheon, please reserve your spot by calling 608-884-1609, or register online. The cost to attend is $10.

Edgerton Hospital
Friday, February 6, 11:30am – 1:30 PM

Registration required.

Price: $10.00

Hearty, Healthy Soups

Graham Smith, Executive Chef

Nothing beats the winter chill like a steaming bowl of soup.  Chef Graham will show just how easy it is to make and prepare fuss-free soups.  Sample some heart healthy soups and take home the recipes.

Registration required.

Edgerton Hospital Classroom B: Free!

Jan 22 (Thurs); 12:00-12:30 p.m.

Price: $0.00

Reducing Cholesterol in your Diet

Jennifer Ludwig, Registered Dietitian

Can a bowl of oatmeal help lower your cholesterol? How about a handful of walnuts or even a baked potato topped with some heart-healthy margarine?  a few simple tweaks to your diet-like these, along with exercise and other heart-healthy habits-may be helpful in lowing your cholesterol.

Registration required.

Edgerton Hospital Classroom B: Free!

Feb 18 (Wed); 12:00-12:30 p.m.

Price: $0.00

 

Heart Healthy Programs

Create a healthy heart by attending our free educational programs presented by top-notch health care professionals. These classes are specifically designed for anyone who may be at high-risk for heart disease or has previously suffered a heart attack. In 45 minutes, you’ll learn the steps necessary to ensure a healthy heart! Feel free to register for as many programs as you’d like.

  • The Basics of Cholesterol
  • Reading Food Labels
  • Blood Pressure
  • Strength Training and Relaxation Techniques

Programs are typically offered on Mondays, 9:00 – 9:45 a.m., at Edgerton Hospital Cardiac Rehab Room

For a current listing of class dates and times call Sue Kindschi at (608) 884-1397.

Women Heart Support Network Meeting

Kathleen Butler and Keynote Speaker

This support group is for women living with heart disease. The monthly meetings will not only provide a great opportunity, but will be fun and educational with a variety of keynote speakers and topics.  Cardiac Rehab Room: Free!

To register, call Kathleen Butler at 608.290.6164 or Sue Kindschi at 608-884-1397.
Meets the fourth Thursday of every month from 12:30-2:00 p.m.

 

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