A free class, “Heart Disease and Nutrition,” is offered at Summit Pacific Medical Center in Elma on Friday, Feb. 28 from 4 to 5 p.m. The center is at 600 E. Main St.
The class will be led by one of Providence Health System’s leading cardiologist’s, Dr. Robert Wark. He will discuss: who should be concerned about heart disease, what is a heart attack, signs and symptoms, what to do if experiencing or witnessing a heart attack, how lifestyle choices affect your risks and how to prevent heart disease and heart attack.
Chef Brandon Smith will talk about a heart healthy diet and given cooking demonstrations. The audience may sample some of Smith’s heart healthy recipes.