Tag: heart health

Health officials kick off 100 Congregations for Million Hearts

The Virginia Department of Health Office of Minority Health and Health Equity kicked off its 100 Congregations for Million Hearts faith-based campaign.

Author talk: At-home cures that really work

National Geographic editor & award-winning feature writer Barbara H. Seeberis a 30-year veteran of the publishing world. As an editor for National Geographic Books, she helped launch a number of titles in their line of health books.

Dinner Diva: Keen on collard greens

Collard greens are a wonderful item to add to your veggie rotation. They are versatile, they taste good, and they’re one of the most nutritious vegetables you can eat.

Sentara RMH Heart and Vascular Center hosting free heart health seminar on Feb. 11

The Sentara RMH Heart and Vascular Center will host the free heart health seminar, “Matters of the Heart,” at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 11 at the JMU Festival Conference and Student Center.

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UVa. receives $14.4 million to battle deadly heart condition

The University of Virginia School of Medicine, leading a consortium of institutions, has been awarded $14.4 million in federal backing to find better ways to predict which patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy – the most common genetic heart disease – are at the greatest risk of heart failure or sudden death.

‘Walk the Walk’ for heart health at RMH on Feb. 3

In recognition of the American Heart Association’s National Wear Red Day, RMH is hosting “Walk the Walk” from 11 a.m. until 1p.m. Feb. 3 at the outdoor walking path circling the RMH campus. Optional group walks, led by an RMH team member, will begin at 11 a.m. and noon, but walkers may come at any […]

RMH hosting free heart health symposium on Feb. 2

RMH will host a free heart health symposium, “Matters of the Heart,” beginning at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 2, at the JMU Festival Conference and Student Center with free health screenings and presentations by RMH Heart & Vascular physicians. The symposium, presented by the RMH Heart & Vascular Center, will include the following seminars: · […]