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Empower Series session: Heart Failure – Your Guide to Your Journey

Hello Heart of a Giant, I invite you to join us at the next Empower advocacy session organized by partner organizatioins on Wednesday, August 23.

Our Founder, Bouba, will be part of the Patient Panel for a Moderated Discussion ….

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Let’s Catch up with Heart of a Giant: 6 Months Post Heart Transplant

Bouba (Heart of a Giant) is returning from another hiatus. In case you missed it, he had his heart transplant last October.

To mark the occasion, join Heart of a Giant on Saturday, April 29th, at 1:30 pm EST to discuss his post-op journey.

Please RSVP

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Healthy Hearts Webinar Series:06 Heart & Diabetes

Velma Glover, RN, and Idongesit Obeya, RN, discuss the importance of understanding how diabetes can affect your health, the link between diabetes and heart disease, how to take charge of your health to reduce your risk, and how to join the Know Diabetes by Heart Initiative. —concluded by a Quiz facilitated by Velma and Idongesit. After watching this webinar, you will better grasp what diabetes is and how to manage it.

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Healthy Hearts Webinar Series: 05 – Salt and Cardiovascular Risk

Velma Glover, RN, and Idongesit Obeya, RN, discuss the importance of understanding how diabetes can affect your health, the link between diabetes and heart disease, how to take charge of your health to reduce your risk, and how to join the Know Diabetes by Heart Initiative. —concluded by a Quiz facilitated by Velma and Idongesit. After watching this webinar, you will better grasp what diabetes is and how to manage it.

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Healthy Hearts Webinar Series: 04 – Eating Heart Healthy

Velma Glover, RN, and Idongesit Obeya, RN, discuss the importance of understanding how diabetes can affect your health, the link between diabetes and heart disease, how to take charge of your health to reduce your risk, and how to join the Know Diabetes by Heart Initiative. —concluded by a Quiz facilitated by Velma and Idongesit. After watching this webinar, you will better grasp what diabetes is and how to manage it.

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Healthy Hearts Webinar Series: 03 Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

Stephanie Morales begins the webinar by introducing Bouba and the Heart of a Giant nurses -Maria Dalomba, Shirline Luxcin Jean, and Velma Glover. Maria and Shirlines how and discuss the causes and symptoms of a heart attack, what to do if you suspect someone is having a heart attack and the distinctions between a heart attack and cardiac arrest. Q&A with Stephanie, Maria, Shirline, and Velma followed. After viewing this webinar, you will have a clear understanding of what a heart attack is and what to do if you detect signs of a heart attack or cardiac arrest.

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ICYMI: HGF to Improve Health Outcomes in Boston with $5000 Grant from CVS Health

BOSTON, JANUARY 2022 – The Heart of a Giant Foundation today announced it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from CVS Health, which will help reduce overall health care costs, and improve health outcomes for the most vulnerable residents in the Dorchester, Mattapan and Brockton communities. Through this grant, HGF will be able to provide health education and nursing support to participants in the 2HC program.

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