Methodist Stone Oak Hospital Red Dress 5K Fun Run and Walk
Celebrate Heart Month 2016 with Methodist Healthcare
Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States, killing millions every year. This February, we invite you to stand up and make a heart-healthy change in your life.
Join us all month long for informative, heartpumping events around San Antonio. Listen to experienced cardiologists, participate in a free health screening, take part in a Red Dress Fun Run/Walk 5k at Methodist Stone Oak Hospital in honor of those affected by heart disease, and more!
Taking Care of Your Heart:
These seminars are free, but registration is required. RSVP by calling the Methodist Healthcare HealthLine at 210-575-0355.
Am I at Risk for Heart Disease?
Presented By: John Mulrow, MD
Wednesday, February 10, Noon
D.R. Semmes YMCA at Tripoint
3233 N. St. Mary's St., San Antonio, TX 78212
High blood pressure. High cholesterol. Diabetes. Sedentary lifestyle. These are just a few of the risk factors for heart disease. Join Dr. Mulrow as he talks about the different factors and what steps can be taken to control them.
What’s New in the Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmia
Presented By: Zalmen Blanck, MD
Friday, February 12, 9 a.m.
Santikos Bijou Cinema at Wonderland of the America Mall
4522 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, TX
Cardiac arrhythmia, also referred to as irregular heartbeat, is when the electrical activity of the heart is irregular and the heart beats either faster or slower than normal. Join Dr. Blanck as he goes over the latest treatments of cardiac arrhythmia.
Presented By: Jamil Malik, MD
Wednesday, February 17, Noon
Methodist Texsan Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital
Medical Office Building, 2nd Floor 6800 IH-10 West, San Antonio, TX
Pamper yourself with red wine and dark chocolate, as we discuss women and heart disease. Invite the women in your life to learn more about how heart disease affects women, while you dine on a delicious lunch, chocolate and wine. You won’t want to miss Her Heart!
Caring for your Heart: What you Need to Know in 2016
Presented By: John Canales, MD and Adam Price, MD
Thursday, February 18, 1 p.m.
Northeast Methodist Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital
Community Health Center
12412 Judson Rd, Live Oak, TX
Heart disease remains the number one killer in the United States. Although there are some risk factors we cannot control, there are still plenty we can. Dr. Canales will discuss general heart health, followed by Dr. Price, who will explain the latest technology in medical devices, such as pacemakers.
Ten Things You Should Know About Your Heart
Presented By: Jean Liu, MD
Monday, February 22, 6 p.m.
Methodist Stone Oak Hospital
Classroom One and Two
1139 E Sonterra Blvd, San Antonio, TX
Everyone knows that the basic function of the heart is to pump blood throughout our bodies, making it one of our most vital organs. But, what causes heart disease? What causes a heart attack? How can you protect yourself from the risk of both? Join Dr. Liu as he discusses ten things you should know about your heart.
Keeping Your Heart Healthy
Presented By: Andrew Mackinnon, MD
Monday, February 24, Noon
Metropolitan Methodist Gateway Medical Office Building
Community Room, 1100 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX
What are the signs of heart disease? What should I ask my doctor? What are some lifestyle changes I can make? Join Dr. Mackinnon as he answers some of your most asked questions when it comes to keeping your heart healthy.
HeartCheck® Health Fair
Saturday, February 6, 8 – 10 a.m.
Alamo Convocation Center, 110 Tuleta, 78212
Methodist Healthcare will provide the following FREE services:
Complete Lipid Profile* (Total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides)
Blood Pressure Check
Body Mass Index Assessment
Ask A Registered Nurse
Participants must not eat for 12 hours prior to screening.
Open to the public 15 years of age and older. No registration required. For more information, call the Methodist Healthcare Healthline at 210-575-0355.
Red Dress 5K Fun Run & Walk
Saturday, February 27
Registration: 7 a.m.
Start: 8 a.m.
Methodist Stone Oak Hospital
1139 E. Sonterra Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78258
$20 entry fee, all proceeds go to The American Heart Association
This is a timed event. Participants will receive a medal.
Wear red or your favorite red dress and participate in a 5K run or walk around the campus of Methodist Stone Oak Hospital in honor of those affected by heart disease. Enjoy refreshments and visit various tables with educational material. Pet Friendly.
Good for the Soul:
Boot Scootin’ to Good Health: Line Dancing
Line dancing is a great way to exercise while having fun! Call the Methodist Healthcare HealthLine at 210-575-0355 or 800-333-7333 for details and a list of classes and locations. You can find a complete list of line dancing classes sponsored by Methodist Healthcare at SAHealth.com/community.
Discounted Tai Chi Classes
Offered regularly with instructor Chiquita Picardo. Call 210-653-1866 for more information.
Yoga With Light Hand Weights
Regain youthful strength and flexibility. Call Gloria at 210-364-8859 for details.
Hand and Foot Cards
Hand and foot cards is played on Mondays from 1 to 4 p.m. at King of Kings Lutheran Church. Please contact Pauline Lizzote at 210-957-1038 for more information.
Available to WomanPlus® and 55PLUS® members. Join for free online. Visit SAHealth.com/community.
Broadway Magic Series
If you are a member of 55PLUS® or WomanPlus®, you can purchase tickets directly by going to http://sanantonio.broadway.com/groups/promo/ . The password is 55WOMANPLUS. The website will show you what the ticket price is through Ticketmaster as well as the discounted ticket price. Discounts range from 15 to 40 percent. Unless otherwise noted, everyone needs a ticket, regardless of age. Please visit the website for prices and the most up-to-date listing of shows.
The Josephine Theater offers all shows at only $14 per ticket for 55PLUS® and WomanPlus® members. Major credit cards, debit cards, checks or in-person cash are accepted. Margie, our ticket coordinator, is available to answer questions or assist with ticket purchases Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 210-734-4646 for more information. Present your WomanPlus® or 55PLUS® membership card to purchase tickets at a discount.