Educating students and families about heart health
Healthy Hearts in the Media Center Friday March 18th!!
Healthy Hearts is an outreach heart health screening and preventive education program offered to adults* and elementary and high school students in northern Colorado.
A) allow for the educational component of Healthy Hearts to become personally applicable to students and their families.
B) identify children with elevated blood pressure and/ or cholesterol which creates an opportunity for early intervention and motivation to develop heart-healthy lifestyles now, before their cardiac health has been compromised and years of unhealthy lifestyle habits have been established.