African American women are the fastest growing population of American inflcited with heart disease. It is our pleasure, our duty & our honor along with Bon Secours clinicians and Councilwoman Cynthia Newbille to visit Richmond’s East End hair salons to promote heart health awareness with free screenings and on-site information about how to prevent heart disease in all of us not just during the month of February (American Heart Month), but throughout the entire year.
It all starts right here with each of us and each of you. Here’s what you got if you stopped by to support the movement with us. Be sure to check out our exclusive interviews listed below as well as we discuss the benefits of our mission to help you look good and feel good inside and out.
Free Health Screenings
Giveaway & Refreshments
Call 804-359 -WELL (9355) today to register & ensure your next screening.
Special Thanks Once Again to Everyone Who Participated:
Bon Secours Medical Group – Bon Secours Virginia Health System
Richmond City Councilwoman Cynthia Newbille
River Front Hair Center – 1821 E. Main Street
Kozy Hair Studio – 1609 Oakwood Avenue
Check out the current list of Community of Compassion projects as we take our city’s health back into our own hands. Find out where we are next via the links below. In the meantime, view photos & more of our exciting day out at the salons creating more heart health awareness with our listeners.
Heart Health to Salons
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