WomenHeart of Central Connecticut July 21 meeting

July 15, 2015

Understanding nutrition facts on food label is this month's support network meeting

At The Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Tuesday, July 21 WomenHeart of Central Connecticut support network meeting, a registered dietitian will discuss Understanding Nutrition Facts on a Food Label.

Erin Moriarty, RD, CDN, of the hospital’s Center for Metabolic Health, will present at the 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. meeting at the New Britain General campus, 100 Grand St., Dining Room B. The free meeting is open to women with heart disease.

The Hospital of Central Connecticut is the first hospital in New England to be a founding member of the WomenHeart National Hospital Alliance. WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is the nation’s only patient-centered organization serving the 42 million American women living with or at risk for heart disease and is dedicated to women’s heart health through patient support, education and advocacy. 

For more information or to register for an upcoming WomenHeart of Central Connecticut support network meeting, please call 1.800.321.6244.

The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) is a 414-bed, 32-bassinet acute care teaching hospital with two campuses, New Britain General and Bradley Memorial in Southington. A member of Hartford HealthCare, HOCC services include emergency, inpatient, surgery, laboratory, outpatient, and radiology. Among specialty areas are cardiovascular care, metabolic health, obstetrics, oncology, orthopedics, and psychiatry/behavioral health. For more information, please visit www.thocc.org; for a physician referral, call 1.800.321.6244.