MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute and Comprehensive Stroke Center held its 12th Annual Women’s Heart and Stroke Seminar on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm, at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. Men and women were invited to attend. Specialists shared the latest information on the recognition and treatment of cardiovascular disease and stroke, and how to manage the risk factors (such as high cholesterol, glucose, high blood pressure, etc.) associated with these diseases.
Seminar organizer Angie West is the MemorialCare Stroke Center program director, Long Beach Memorial. West is also a longtime board member of the Stroke Support Association.
Other board members were present at the Stroke Support Association table, sharing hand-outs on stroke prevention and identification. Attendees were also informed of SSA’s weekly free Tuesday support groups for stroke survivors and caregivers.
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
2801 Atlantic Ave.
Long Beach 90806
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