Gwinnett Medical Center Presents ‘Take the Pledge for a Healthy Heart’

The Gwinnett Medical Center is committed to transforming healthcare and assisting you in living a healthier lifestyle. To help you get started with your healthy transformation, GMC is offering a free heart healthy event on Saturday, February 18th from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.! Continental breakfast provided. Don’t miss the iPad 2 and iPod giveaways held every thirty minutes!

The following screenings and education booths will be available:
– Total Cholesterol*
– Glucose*
– Blood Pressure
– Full Lipid Profile* (Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL), High Density Lipoprotein (HDL) and Triglycerides)
– Bone Density
– Body Mass Index (BMI)
– Body Fat Composition
– Weight & Waist Circumference
– Stroke Risk Assessment
– Sleep Apnea Risk Assessment
– Heart Health Risk Assessment
– Smoking Cessation
– Health Risk Counseling
– Nutrition Education
– Exercise Education
– Surgical Weight Loss
– Sleep Disorders
– Senior Health

*You must fast at least eight hours before your appointment. Time slots are limited.

Jumpstart your heart healthy lifestyle by attending a cooking demonstration led by an award-winning chef or get movin’ in a fitness class led by certified fitness instructors! You may also enjoy a complimentary chair massage and watch your stress melt away. Click here for more details.

Gwinnett Center – Grand Ballroom
6400 Sugarloaf Pksy
Duluth, GA 30097


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