Can you reduce your risk of breast cancer and heart disease?
Yes, you can. Become informed and educated.
Increased body weight increases hormone driven Breast Cancer.
Heart disease is caused by a family history, by being overweight, some breast cancer treatments and much more.
If you are interested in being in a Women and Heart Disease Support Group they have on Oct. 4 from 7:00-8:00 p.m., 1001 E. Superior St., 2nd floor of St. Lukes. There is no charge.Call 220.127.116.1190 for more info.
Heart Disease is a leading cause of death in women. Learn the facts. Heart disease can kill you.
The speaker of this session is Carrie Chomicz on Mindfulness.
Being overweight can be a cause some cases of hormone driven breast cancer.
They also have a class on Weight Loss Surgery on Oct. 22nd from 6:00-7:00 p.m. The location is 1001 E. Superior St., 4th floor, St. Lukes. There is no charge. Call 218.249.2410 with questions.
I have known a few breast cancer patients that have had gastric bypass surgery to improve their quality of life and to reduce their high hormone levels that caused breast cancer. Healthy weight is important.
For additional St. Lukes classes go to:
Then go to “Classes & Programs.”