Mended Hearts is a national nonprofit organization with a chapter meeting at UNC REX. It is an educational support group for heart patients, their family and friends. Our chapter is supported by UNC REX Healthcare and NC Heart & Vascular. The meetings are held on the first floor of the NC Heart & Vascular Hospital located at the UNC REX main campus. For GPS purposes, enter 2800 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh. The NC Heart and Vascular Hospital is located between the parking deck and the 2800 Medical Office Building. There will be signs leading to the meeting room once you get off of the elevator on the first floor.
We meet on the third Monday night of each month (except in December) for our educational/support meetings. Presenters include cardiologists, exercise instructors, dietitians and other heart related professionals. They offer instruction on how to understand and improve heart health. Social time with heart healthy snacks is from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. The meeting with guest speakers is from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m..
For more information, call 919-784-3756.