Get ready to Go Red in Athens County!

Get ready to Go Red in Athens County!
Join WellWorks and the American Heart Association’s fight against heart disease by participating in these local Go Red for Women Day activities.

*Go Red Activities in Athens County*

*National Wear Red Day: show your support for women’s heart health by wearing red on Friday, February 2nd.

*Avalanche Pizza: purchase a special Red Dress Heart Healthy Pizza on Friday, February 2nd and get a free one-month membership to WellWorks. Pizza specials include Teenage Vegan Werewolf, the Southeast Engine Delight, the San Andreas Fault California Pizza, the Veggie Rainbow, and the Soilent Green pizza.

*Kroger: shop at the Athens and Nelsonville Kroger locations February 5th – 11th for their “Red Dress Specials”- discounts on heart healthy items. Also, stop by the Ohio University College of Medicine’s Community Health Program’s Mobile Health Van in the parking lot of Athens Kroger on Friday, February 16th from 9:00 a.m. – noon or Nelsonville Kroger on Wednesday, February 28th from 9:00 a.m.- noon and receive a free cholesterol, glucose and blood pressure screening.

*Libraries: visit the Go Red display at the Athens library and check out some heart healthy books!

*Lui Lui’s: stop by for a heart-healthy lunch or dinner on Friday, February 2nd. Try a “Red Dress Special” menu item and get a free one-month membership to WellWorks. 20% of all proceeds will be donated to the American Heart Association.

*O’Bleness Cornwell Center: attend the “Take Diabetes to Heart” presentation in the lower level conference room 010 on Friday, February 2nd from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Information on heart health and diabetes will be presented by Mitchell Silver, DO, FACC and Frank Schwartz, MD, FACE.

*OU Hockey: stop by the Go Red booth at the hockey game on Friday, February 2nd for heart health information.

*WXTQ FM Power 105.5: tune in to Power 105.5 in the morning during the week of January 29 – February 2 to hear interviews with local health professionals on heart health topics.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: