Palmetto General Hospital is hosting a free community event called “De Mujer A Mujer” which is targeted toward Hispanic women who want to live healthier lives. Attendees will be offered free health screenings, which include blood pressure, BMI, cholesterol, glucose and Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) screenings.
A panel of medical experts will discuss summer safety tips, stress management, signs of a stroke, epilepsy, when to call 911, the importance of annual exams, weight loss surgery and more.
Women will be able to enjoy a fashion show emceed by Betzy Vazquez “La Gatica” from El Zol 106.7 FM and meet celebrity fashion designer Rosita Hurtado.
In addition, the event will provide attendees with makeup sessions, maternity unit tours, a farmer’s market, chair massages, healthy cooking demonstrations by hospital dieticians and Ingrid Macher, author and holistic health coach, exercise classes such as Zumba and much more.