On Saturday, September 5, 2015, Street Beat host Amyre Makupson takes an in depth look at heart health.
First, Kristian Hurley, the Multi-Cultural Initiatives Regional Director for the American Heart Association, and Dr. Earlexia Norwood from Henry Ford Health System discuss stroke in African Americans and the upcoming American Heart Association’s Most Powerful Voices Gospel Concert and Health Fair.READ MORE: Whitmer Signs Executive Directive On Abortion, Reproductive Health
Then Dr. Jeffery Zaks, a cardiologist with Providence Hospital, talks about other heart-related issues.
Next, Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan President Heidi Grix explains what leukemia is and how the foundation is helping children in Michigan who have it.READ MORE: Michigan Legislature Pushes For Pause On Gasoline Tax
Finally, Kelley Delong, American Red Cross Donor Recruitment Representative, explains the importance of blood donations.
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Watch Street Beat Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. on CW50.