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February Marks American Heart Month

The Medical Center of Georgia plans to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease and stroke through a series of events throughout February.

The events correspond with the American Heart Association's designated February as American Heart Month.

That's according to a Medical Center of Central Ga. news release.

The following is a schedule of events for Central Ga.:

Saturday: Heart & Soul North will take place at Shiloh Baptist Church, 1530 Highway 41 South, in Barnesville from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. MCCG will provide AngioScreen® and other cardiovascular screenings, and physician speakers on the hour.  

AngioScreen® costs $50. Please call 1-800-627-2393 to make an appointment.

Thursday, Feb. 17: HeartFest 2011 will join Dodge County Hospital in Eastman from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. to provide free cardiovascular screenings for the hospital’s annual Heart Health Day.

 Thursday, Feb. 24: HeartFest 2011 will join Upson Regional Medical Center in Thomaston from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. to provide free cardiovascular screenings and physician speakers.

 Saturday, Feb. 26: HeartFest 2011 continues at Oconee Regional Medical Center, 821 N. Cobb St., in Milledgeville from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. MCCG will provide AngioScreen® and other cardiovascular screenings, and physician speakers on the hour. AngioScreen® costs $50. Please call 1-800-627-2393 to make an appointment.

 Monday, Feb. 28: Another AngioScreen® event at The Wellness Center from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. AngioScreen® costs $50. Please call 1-800-627-2393 to make an appointment.

 

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