AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation, Connections for Cardiovascular Health in conjunction with the Gaston and Porter Health Improvement Center, Inc. is funding a study to examine health attitudes and behaviors of African American women between the ages of 40-75 through targeted strategies and motivational approaches to improve health outcomes.
♦ Receive weekly health screenings including - blood pressure
♦ Receive invaluable information from licensed experts in the areas
of Stress, Nutrition, Fitness, and hypertension
♦ Develop unique health plans, and learn ways to combat stress and
♦ Learn healthy eating and exercise habits
♦ Develop a support group through interacting with other
extraordinary women, sharing personal stories, exchanging good
health habits, and so much more!
This program is incredibly important, especially for African American women as the data and information about this particular segment of the American population has been historically limited at best.