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Heart Healthy Expo to be held Feb. 13

Posted on: 01/28/2016

Olean General Hospital will host numerous events in February in recognition of National Heart Month.

The Healthy Heart Expo will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., February 13 at Good Times of Olean. Co-hosted by WPIG and Good Times, the event will be family-friendly, fun and educational, featuring games, food, giveaways, door prizes and more.

The highlight will be a complimentary breakfast with speaker Dr. Chris Mallavarapu, interventional cardiologist at OGH and Q&A with Dr. Ahmad Hilal, cardiologist. In addition, there will be a Red Cross blood drive, healthy foods demonstration, bean bag heart toss, Zumba and exercise demonstrations, chair massages with Lydia Hayley, LMT, Paint with Shelby heart art, as well as information on blood pressure, cardiac catherization and stents, medication interaction and ways to stop smoking.

The expo is free and open to the public. Reservations for the breakfast presentation and can be made by calling 716/375-7518 before February 5. Reservations for Painting with Shelby can be made by calling 716/307-7517 or visit www.handmadebyshelby.vpweb.com. There is a fee for the painting class.

Additional Heart Month events include blood pressure screenings at the YMCA February 2, 10, 15, and 25, National Wear Red Day® with blood pressure screenings, heart information, and red dress pins February 5 in OGH’s main lobby, blood pressure screenings at the Olean Public Library February 8, blood pressure screenings at the Salamanca Senior Center February 12, Let’s Get Moving presentation at the Olean Public Library February 17, and Dr. Ahmad Hilal, cardiologist, presentation at the Olean Rotary meeting February 23.

For more information, call 716/375-7518 or email communications@uahs.org.

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