Discuss heart attack risks, prevention at SU free heart health workshop

Discuss heart attack risks, prevention at SU free heart health workshop
SU AgCenter hosts free Personal Health History Workshops (Source: SU AgCenter)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Southern University Ag Center’s Family and Human Development Unit is hosting a free heart health workshop on Apr. 5.

The Personal Health History Workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Smith-Brown Memorial Student Union, located at 500 Jesse Stone Ave. on SU’s campus.

The workshop will feature sessions on the following topics:

  • Understanding your risks to prevent a heart attack
  • Understanding Medicaid and Medicare
  • Eating for a healthy heart
  • Power of attorney and living wills
  • Mental health and well-being
  • Harmful effects of smoking
  • Healthy tactics for personal safety and security

Pre-registration for the workshop must be complete by no later than Apr. 2 for attendees and by Mar. 28 for vendors. Online registration is available here. For more information, email Milissia_jbaptiste@suagcenter.com or delores_johnson@suagcenter.com, or call 225-771-2538 or 225-771-3704.

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