Events

We are committed to helping create a healthy community! See our upcoming events to learn more about upcoming events, many of which are open to the community! Check back with us often to see what is new.

2017 Weight Loss Competition is here soon!

Congratulations to the Winners of our 2016 Weight Loss Competition (WLC)!

Our 2017 WLC will be start on February 6th.  Information and Registration forms can be found under our Weight Loss Competition page noted in the top upper right corner.  Check back here and on our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/cardiowellness for weekly updates on health, nutrition, and fitness.

Monthly Interactive Cooking Classes

We offer monthly interactive cooking classes with our Registered Dietician.  This includes the meal that will be cooked and heart healthy wine.  Cooking demonstrations start at 5:30 pm and cost is $15.00 per class.  There is a minimum of five participants and a maximum of 25.

To register for these classes, call 816-751-8388 or register online at www.saintlukeskc.org/events.

You must register at least 24-hours in advance.

Upcoming classes for 2017 are:

January 12th – The Healing Power of Turmeric

February 9th – Fat for Your Ticker

March 9th – Chinese Cuisine

April 13th – Veggie Pasta

May 11th – Cinco de Mayo Celebration

June 8th – Smoothie Bowls

 

Wellness Wednesdays

Where
Charles & Barbara Duboc Cardio Health & Wellness Center
4321 Washington Street, Suite 2400
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
816-751-8388

When
First Wednesday of every month!

Details

Come in for a free risk screening by our Cardiovascular Nurse and/or our Preventive Fellow. We will assess your cholesterol, blood sugar, liver enzymes, HgbA1c (3 month sugar average), Blood Pressure, waist circumference, BMI, and Heart Rate.
Recommendations will be made for further risk assessment follow up with your Primary Care Provider or our Wellness Center or to continue as you are!
Offer is available as long as space allows – so make your appointment early to ensure your risk screening.

Prior Community Programs

Several times a year, the Cardio Wellness Center offers a Healthy Happy Hour for the community that are free health educations for the general public.  Programs that have been offered in the past were:

Dr Jennifer L Martin – Sleep Well, Live Well: How and Why a Good Night’s Sleep is Good for Your Health

Dr Eben Alexander – Proof of Heaven

Dr William Davis – Wheat Belly Total Health & Wheat Belly Diet

Dr Loren Cordain – Origins and Evolution of the Western Diet: Health Implications for the 21st Century

Joan O’Keefe, RD – Nutrition 101

Frank Forencich – Stresscraft: A Whole-Life Approach to Health and Performance

Dr James O’Keefe

 

Take Your Health to Heart
Once you identify and treat risk factors, you can cut your risk for a first or second heart attack by 30-50%