Mequon, WI, May 21, 2010 — To raise awareness about cardiovascular health Columbia St. Mary’s will host The MEGA Heart Fair on Saturday, May 22, from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. at Columbia St. Mary's Hospital Ozaukee in Mequon. This event will feature the MEGA Heart™, the world's only inflatable, walk-through heart exhibit. The MEGA Heart is 21-feet long, 12-feet high. In addition, The Mega Heart Fair will feature bystander CPR instruction, free health screenings, exhibits on cardiovascular health and wellness, several physician question-and-answer sessions, as well as a number of children’s activities.
The MEGA Heart provides visitors with a highly interactive educational experience about America's number one killer, heart disease. Visitors can step inside the human heart, learn about cardiovascular functions, observe examples of various types of heart disease, and see displays explaining some of the latest medical treatments for heart problems.
WHAT: The Mega Heart Fair
WHEN: Saturday, May 22, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
WHERE: Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Ozaukee, 13111 N. Port Washington Rd., Mequon
Note: The media is welcome to cover this event. This will prove to be a very visual event as the public walks through the "human heart" and visits with physicians and other medical professionals from Columbia St. Mary's Health System.