Measure Up/Pressure Down The National Day of Action: Roll up Your Sleeves campaign is taking place Thursday, May 7, 2015. Commit to take action to support blood pressure control and share your activity with the campaign! You can find more information and resources on their National Day of Action Toolkit.
There is a new tool in the Partner Toolkit from Million Hearts (R) Delaware: A billboard graphic! Available in both pdf and jpg formats, partners can feel free to use the image to encourage Delaware to quit smoking today!
New Tools Added for 2014! Check out some new tools added to the provider and partner toolkits this year: Provider toolkit Partner toolkit MHD FocusonABCSFlyer jw Million Hearts ABCS Smoking Cessation flyer FINAL jw Sep 2014 Million Hearts ABCS Smoking Cessation flyer 5 A’s FINAL jw Sep 2014 Million Hearts ABCS Blood Pressure Lifestyle… Read More ›
Christiana Care and Million Hearts DE provided information about how to prevent heart disease and stroke to hundreds of attendees at Wilmington Wellness Day. For more information read the article.
Our Million Hearts Delaware Partners at Nanticoke Health Services have been busy over the past year educating the community about cardiovascular disease risks. Their activities included Million Hearts screenings in the hospital lobby during heart month to a cholesterol screening in Seaford and the 2nd annual Heart of Good Health 2014 health fair held in… Read More ›
Empowering our Sisters: Our Journey to Wellness Saturday May 3, 2014 8:30am John H. Ammon Medical Education Center at Christiana Hospital (Newark, DE) There is no cost to attend but RSVP is requested. Stop by an visit the Million Hearts Delaware exhibit table!
Join us on Thursday March 20th from 4:30-8pm. To register call: 800-693-CARE (2273) or http://www.christianacare.org/lectures
10 Ways to Go Red This February by Nora Bass (from the Go RED for Women website: https://www.goredforwomen.org/get-involved/national-wear-red-day/10-ways-to-go-red/) Go Red For Women wants to remind you of some easy ways you can Go Red this year. What does it mean to Go Red? It means supporting women just like you in the fight against heart disease,… Read More ›
On January 9, 2014 Million Hearts DE won the Community Service- Silver Focus on Excellence Award from Christiana Care Health System!
FDA announces tentative determination on safety of partially hydrogenated oils. Consumption of artificial partially hydrogenated oils (trans fat) in the United States remains a public health concern. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that eliminating artificial trans fat from processed foods could prevent 20,000 heart attacks and 7,000 heart-related deaths each year…. Read More ›