Citizen’s Hospital Hosts Heart Health Fair

February is heart health awareness month!

Citizens Medical Center hosted its 6th annual heart health fair this past Thursday. The month of February is heart health awareness month, the hospital shared the warning signs of heart disease.

“Where we like to bring awareness to the community and heart health and prevention. Heart disease remains the number one killer, world wide and in the united states for all patients. So, we want to make sure that patients are aware of the symptoms of heart disease and that there are options to prevent disease,” said Dr. Tillman, cardiologist with Citizens Hospital.

The heart health fair provided visitors with free screenings for blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol.
Professionals were available to talk about preventative measures and living a healthier lifestyle.