A stroke support group meets Monday, April 26, at 6 p.m. in the King’s
Daughters Health Education Center (lower level of Lexington Avenue
parking garage). The guest speaker is physical medicine and
rehabilitation physician Dhruv Pandya, M.D., and dinner will be
provided. Reservations are encouraged by calling 1-888-377-5362.
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The average person consumes about 6 grams of salt daily, according to King’s Daughters
Medical Center’s (KDMC) dietitian Amy McFann. Many are under doctor’s orders to
follow a low-sodium diet, which means reducing salt consumption to 2-4 grams
McFann discussed tips for cooking flavorful, delectable meals at a recent KDMC Heart
Failure Support Group meeting. Heart healthy cooking is all about making
educated food choices, McFann said.
Heart failure medications,
actions and side effects will be the topic of the April meeting of the Heart
Failure Support Group sponsored by King’s Daughters Medical Center.