Vicki Lawrence Headlines Heart Month Events
January 8, 2010
Actress Vicki Lawrence will headline Heart Month events at Somerset Medical Center throughout the month of February. Events include:
·A Conversation from the Heart With Vicki Lawrence – Tuesday, February 23 from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Somerville Elks, 375 Union Avenue (Route 28), Bridgewater. Vicki Lawrence, one of America’s sweethearts from TV’s “Carol Burnett Show,” “Mama’s Family” and “Hannah Montana,” will share her story to inspire men and women to make heart-healthy choices and advocate for themselves. Rachana Kulkarni, MD, a cardiologist at Somerset Medical Center, will explain the differences between how men and women present signs and symptoms of heart attacks. Presented in conjunction with Friends’ Health Connection. Free. Pre-registration is required by calling 908-203-6234 or registering online at www.somersetmedicalcenter.com/events.
·Cholesterol and Blood Pressure Screenings – Wednesday, February 3 from 9 a.m. to noon, Somerset Medical Center’s Tarantino Promenade (just off main lobby). Cholesterol screenings are $15 ($13.50 for SAIL members). Blood pressure screenings are free of charge. No pre-registration is required.