Heels for Hearts event for women announced

February is American Heart Month. Traditionally the month for lovers and all things heart related, February also reminds us to take care of our heart.

Heart disease is the number one killer of women each year, taking more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Recognizing the need for awareness and prevention, Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) and Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) are proud to host the inaugural Heels for Hearts event on Thursday, February 6 from 5:30-8 p.m. at the 2nd floor Events Room of the Mary Bird Perkins TGMC Cancer Center in Houma.

The educational social encourages women to get informed about their heart health. The evening will include a Q&A session with a panel of physicians and wellness experts as well as a heart-healthy dinner, wine and signature cocktails, interactive games, door prizes and more.

Tickets are $25. To purchase tickets, visit https://heelsforheartsbr.eventbrite.com/houma.