Port aux Basques group features Heart Health to make the occasion
In honour of International Women’s Day, the Gateway Status of Women celebrated with a free lunch and a presentation on women’s heart health.
Roughly 35 guests watched a brief slideshow and learned some key facts about women’s health in Newfoundland.
Three of the main points offered up at the luncheon were: province die of heart disease and stroke.
heart disease in Newfoundland than they do of breast cancer.
to delay treatment because they’re too busy taking care of everyone else.
“It was really eye opening,” said one woman afterward the presentation. “The statistics especially.”
To celebrate Women’s Day in Port aux Basques on March 8, the Gateway Status of Women invited people to a luncheon to learn about heart health.