WISEWOMAN

Empowering Women to Build Healthy Hearts

What is the WISEWOMAN program?

WISEWOMAN, or Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Woman Across the Nation, is a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) program that provides prevention services for women to help them reduce their risk of heart disease and stroke.

What types of screenings are available? What is lifestyle education?

Lifestyle education focuses on changing lifestyle behaviors that increase the risk for developing heart disease. These problem habits include: Smoking, low physical activity, high saturated fat intake, low consumption of friuts and vegetables. Lifestyle education is tailored for each individual using either one-on-one or group sessions.

WISEWOMAN provides free screening and education to reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke.

For information call:
573-438-2164
ask for Sandy or Cara