Upcoming Events and Recent News:
NEW ACC/AHA HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE GUIDELINES LOWER DEFINITION OF HYPERTENSION
November 13, 2017 — High blood pressure should be treated earlier with lifestyle changes and in some patients with medication – at 130/80 mm Hg rather than 140/90 – based on new ACC and American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines for the detection, prevention, management and treatment of high blood pressure.
DON YOUR DENIM AND BOOTS!
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Roundup 6:00pm for Cocktails, Dinner and Auction
Kick up your heels’ till 11pm with Aaron Crawford
1730 10th Ave NW, Issaquah, WA
Tables: from $1,200
Sponsors: from $2,500
Auction Hosts: Gee Scott, ESPN Radio & DeAnna Lee, KMPS
November 2016 – Hope Heart Institute 2nd Annual Take Heart Luncheon Raises moer than $130,000 for local programs to imporove cardiovascular health, and recognizes Dr. Steven Palazzo with the “Change the Course Award”
The Hope Heart Institute’s Take Heart luncheon culminated October 18 at Seattle Sheraton Hotel, raising more than $130,000 to improve health outcomes for underserved and at-risk members of our community.
The luncheon featured inspiring stories and touching tributes. The keynote speaker was New York Times bestselling author, Connie Guttersen, R.D., Ph.D., who led guests on a journey of how to transform one’s body from the inside out – emotionally, mentally, physically. Dr. Steven Palazzo was honored with The Hope Heart Institute’s “Change the Course Award,” for his innovation and commitment to cardiovascular health and visionary behind the Teen Take Heart high school curriculum.
May 8th 2015- Thunderfest at Mt. Tahoma High School, Tacoma, WA: 7:30am-4pm. The Healthy Heart Ambassadors will present their projects on Cardiovascular disease prevention including: healthy diet choices, effects of drugs on the heart and blood pressure readings just to name a few! Room number TBA.
Nov. 5th 2014- Teen Take Heart (TTH) is featured in Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Human Capital Blog. Click here for full article.
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