January Meeting

posted Jan 26, 2011, 5:50 PM by Kathleen Bates   [ updated Jan 26, 2011, 6:41 PM ]

Dr. Kim Skelding, Director, Cardiovascular Genomics and Cardiovascular Research at Geisinger Medical Center, presented information to the club members on women's heart disease. 

“Among all U.S. women who die each year, one in three dies from heart disease.  It kills more women than all cancers combined.”

Dr. Skelding offered information on current intervention therapies and on how to lower risk factors.