Archive | February, 2014

Cholesterol: The Good and the Bad

LMC heart clinicians participated in a webinar on WLTX last night to answer heart health questions in a web chat. Dr. R. Taylor Williams of Lexington Cardiology was featured in a live interview with news anchor Andrea Mock about cholesterol, sharing important information.

For more information on your heart health, come to our Heart Fair on Sunday, March 2 from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Doubletree by Hilton on Bush River Road in Columbia. For more information, click here.

Take 5 for Heart Health: Call 911

When someone is having a heart attack, is it better to call 911 for an ambulance or drive the person to the hospital yourself? In a segment on WIS-TV this week, Jamie Jeffcoat of LMC’s Center for Best Practice explained the answer.

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Learn more about the importance of calling 911 at our Heart Fair on Sunday, March 2 from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Doubletree by Hilton on Bush River Road in Columbia. It’s FREE and open to the public. Visit LexMed.com/Take5 to learn more.

Take 5 for Heart Health with Salsa Dancing

All month, Lexington Medical Center has partnered with Midlands businesses to offer free stress relief activities around the Midlands as part of our “Take 5 for Heart Health” campaign. Here are some pictures of a group enjoying a salsa dancing class at Vista Ballroom.

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And, here’s some more video of salsa dancing from Vista Ballroom, showing how the moves look when they all come together. It’s heart-healthy fun!