GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) February is heart month, and it’s the perfect time to focus on your cardiovascular health. Heart disease is the number one killer of women. Dr. Helayne Sherman is a cardiologist at West Michigan Heart, part of Spectrum Health Medical Group. She is dedicated to teaching the public about heart disease and its unique effects on women.
You can learn more about women and heart disease at Spectrum Health’s Doctor Dialogue Series. “Heart of the Matter: Women’s Health” is a free community event on Thursday, February 13, 2014, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. It takes place at Frederik Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids. You can register by calling (616) 267-2626 and press option 4. You can also go online for more information.