Deborah Hosts Women’s Heart Month Health EXPO at The Enterprise Center
On Saturday, February 2nd from 10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m., Deborah Heart and Lung Center hosted a Women’s Heart Month Health EXPO at The Enterprise Center at 3331 Route 38, Mt. Laurel, NJ. In conjunction with the American Heart Association’s National Wear Red Day – which raises awareness of heart disease in women – Deborah hosted a Women’s Health EXPO. Visitors to the EXPO met staff from the Deborah Women’s Heart Center and Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at Deborah. Deborah provided health screenings including blood pressure, glucose, body fat analysis, pulmonary function testing, and balance, and the first 200 visitors received cholesterol/lipid panel testing. Additionally, Medford Family Dental provided Oral Cancer Screenings and South Jersey Skin Care & Laser Center provided sun
The Deborah Women’s Health EXPO also featured a wide-range of wellness, health and fitness activities for women of all ages, including pampering massages and bodywork, relaxing yoga and meditation, and fitness demos including zumba and core training. Burlington County Community College Culinary Arts Director Chef Elizabeth Dinice hosted several heart-healthy cooking demos.
For those who were looking for some light shopping, dozens of health, beauty and fitness vendors had a wide-range of products for sale. EXPO Wellness Provider Rizzieri School for the Healing Arts/Rizzieri Aveda School provided facials and hosted break-out sessions on the value of proper skin care. Delicious healthy-menu snacks for the first 400 attendees were provided by EXPO Lead Sponsor Wawa Corporation,
whose generous funding has helped make the Deborah Women’s Heart Center possible.
As well as wellness and fitness break-out sessions, four of Deborah Women’s Heart Center physicians spoke on issues of critical importance to women’s health and offered valuable information for women about heart disease, the number one killer of American women.
All visitors received a sponsor’s gift bag with a variety of give-aways.