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The UT System Living Well Heart Walk
February is American Heart Month. At 10 a.m. on February 8, 2019, each of our UT System institutions gathered for the fourth annual 10 at 10 Heart Walk. We walked together for 10 minutes to celebrate and create heart health awareness.
As a part of this event and throughout the year, UT System Living Well program challenges YOU to know your blood pressure, and if it’s high, we challenge you to work towards getting it under control. High blood pressure often shows no signs or symptoms, which is why having your blood pressure checked regularly is important. It's easy to get your blood pressure checked. You can get screened at your doctor's office and drugstores, you can check it yourself at your institution blood pressure stations, or you can even check it at home, using a home blood pressure monitor.
2019 HEART WALK
All Heart Walks are on Friday, February 8, unless noted below.
|UT System Administration||Meet at the first floor lobby at 10 am.|
|UT Arlington||Texas Hall (box office area)|
A 10-minute group walk followed by coffee, snacks and time with therapy dogs! Register for the Heart Walk Today on UT Learn.
February 5, 2019
February 8, 2019
|UT El Paso||Meet at the Centennial Plaza at 9:45 am. Walk will start at 10 am.|
|UT Health San Antonio||Walk will start at the flag pole in front of SOM (Long Campus).|
|UT Health Northwest||Walking Trail|
|UT Health Houston||
|UT Permian Basin||Coming Soon|
|UT San Antonio||
|UT Southwestern Medical Center||
The Benefits and Wellness team at UT Southwestern invites you for a 10-minute stroll before the Heart Month Health Fairs. The Walk begins at 10 am at both health fair sites. Join the UTSW community for a quick way to get some oxygen flowing before the festivities.
February 1: Bass Campus - Heart Health Fair
February 15: South Campus - Heart Health Fair
|UT Tyler||Meet at Harvey Deck|
|MD Anderson||Walk will kickoff at Pickens Academic Tower Lobby floor 2 to Mays Clinic West Lobby via the skybridge, President Peter WT Pisters will be kicking off the walk.|
|UT Rio Grande Valley||
|UT Medical Branch Galveston||Coming Soon|