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Heart Month
Calendar of Events

All February

Red Dress Pins

Wear a free red dress lapel pin throughout the month of February to raise awareness and the importance of early detection of heart disease in women. Free pins are available at the information desks at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, the Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, University Hospital, Women's and Children's Hospital and at other University of Missouri Health Care locations while supplies last.

Discounts at The Strand Salon & Spa
Mention The Strand's sponsorship of the Go Red for Women campaign, and receive 20 percent off all products (excluding appliances).

Go Red For Women items at Macy's
Macy's is a local sponsor of Go Red for Women, and throughout the month, will have exclusive Go Red for Women items for sale.

Other Events

Friday, Feb. 1
National Wear Red Day
Wear red to show awareness and support for women's heart health. Send a picture of you and your coworkers, friends or family wearing red to marketing@health.missouri.edu.

Wed. Feb. 20 at 12 p.m. and Wed. Feb. 27 at 6 p.m.
Cooking with a Cardiologist
Hy-Vee on Nifong
Dr. Kevin Dellsperger, MD will show you how making a small change can make a big impact on your heart health. Short talk follwed by a cooking demonstration. Please pre-register by calling 573-442-8595.

Mon., Feb. 25 - 8:30 a.m.
Coffee with a Cardiologist
Hy-Vee on Nifong
An informal Q&A session with Dr. Kevin Dellsperger, MD.

Thursday, Feb. 28 - 7 p.m. 
Heart of the Tiger Game
Mizzou Arena

University of Missouri Health Care will team up with the University of Missouri Athletic Department for the 2013 Heart of the Tiger game at noon on Thursday, Feb. 28. The MU women's basketball team will play South Carolina at Mizzou Arena.The Steps to a Healthy Heart winners will be announced at halftime. For more information about tickets, please contact the MU Athletic Department at (573) 884-PAWS or (800-CAT-PAWS).




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