(2/08/13) - In recognition of National Heart Month, McLeod Loris Seacoast is offering a free heart health seminar at McLeod Seacoast. The seminar will feature a heart specialist who will be discussing heart health, risks for developing heart disease and preventive measures that can be taken to maintain a healthy heart.
Dr. Nathan Almeida, of Pee Dee Cardiology, will be the key speaker at Dessert with the Doctor scheduled for Wednesday, February 13, at 5:30 p.m. at McLeod Seacoast. Dr. Almeida will focus on heart health and discuss the warning signs of heart attack in men and women. He will talk in depth about the preventive testing, such as a lipid profile, which can be done to monitor the heart and help reduce the risk of developing heart disease. He will also offer information about lifestyle changes that can be made to maintain a healthy heart and discuss ways to avoid reoccurrence if you have suffered a stroke or heart attack.
For more information or to register for this informative seminar, please call (843) 390-8326.