Heart For Life - National project

 

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Heart for Life

The Heart for Life project aims to evaluate the cardiovascular risk of voluntary passersby. It is organised by several local committees of BeMSA.
Read the press release (in Dutch).

 

 

Antwerp

In Antwerp the project will be organised in the centre of Antwerp at the 29th of November. Passersby are welcome from 9 am.

It will take place in the "Stadsfeestzaal" on the Meir. The blood pressure will be measured and a short questionnaire will be presented to the participants. The risk of a major cardiovascular event in the upcoming 10 years is calculated, based on an algorithm that is frequently used by doctors. Afterwards, the participants receive a certificate and possibly a brochure with more information.

More information can be found on the website of EMSA-Antwerp: www.emsa.be/hfl and the facebookevent.

Leuven

In Leuven Heart for Life will take place at the 29th of November at library "Bib Leuven Tweebronnen" from 11 am to 5 pm. 

The blood pressure and cholesterol level will be measured and a short questionnaire will be presented to the participants. The risk of a major cardiovascular event in the upcoming 10 years is calculated, based on an algorithm that is frequently used by doctors. Afterwards, the participants receive a certificate and possibly a brochure with more information.

More information for participating students can be found at the facebookpage: www.facebook.com/heartforlifeleuven

Ghent

In Ghent Heart for Life will take place at the 29th of November from 10 am to 4 pm at "Mediamarkt Zwijnaarde", "Mediamarkt Oostakker" and "Mediamarkt Korenmarkt

The blood pressure will be measured, the BMI will be calculated and a short questionnaire will be presented to the participants. The risk of a major cardiovascular event in the upcoming 10 years is calculated, based on an algorithm that is frequently used by doctors. Afterwards, the participants receive a certificate and possibly a brochure with more information.

More information for participating students can be found at the facebookevent.

Brussels

In progress.

 

Hasselt

In progress.

 

Event Date: 
Saturday, 29 November, 2014 -
09:00 to 17:00