Release Date: 10/8/2012
Go Pink and Red for Women event draws more than 250
Karen Hollandsworth, House Springs, gets the finishing touches on her makeup before serving as a model in the fashion show.
More than 250 people were on hand Saturday, Oct. 6 for the third annual Go Pink and Red for Women event, sponsored by St. Anthony’s Medical Center at the Holiday Inn South County Center.
The event, celebrating women’s breast and heart health, featured informative presentations on women’s health topics by women’s health experts, free heart health screenings, a fashion show, interactive exhibits, nutrition and fitness tips, fun prizes and more. Speakers included Carmen McCarthy, board-certified advanced practice registered nurse at The Heart Specialty Associates; and Judi Elston, manager of St. Anthony’s Breast Center, who also served as emcee.
To watch a poignant video that tells the inspiring stories of two area women who have successfully battled heart disease and breast cancer, visit our YouTube channel.
For information, please call our Health Access Line at 314-ANTHONY (268-4669) or 800-554-9550 or visit find a physician online.
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