Health & Wellness

Women's Heart Health Fair at The Chelsea

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Mayor Mahr welcomes visitors to the health fair at the Chelsea Friday evening. At left is Jennifer Ricco of the Chelsea and at right is Melissa Padulsky of Little Hearts, Big World Training Center. Credits: Brian Horton
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Fanwood Borough Hall is lit up in red Friday evening to mark observance of "Go Red" for women's health day, a national event sponsored by the American Heart Association. Credits: Brian Horton
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Fanwood lit the town red on Friday and will continue to do so all weekend long. Credits: John Mooney
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Evelyn Lisojo explains principles of yoga while her partner, Ricardo, looks on. Credits: John Mooney
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Brian Walter demonstrates preparation of a heart-healthy meal as organizer Diane Howarth watches. Credits: John Mooney
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Sgt. Ian Lewis of the Fanwood Rescue Squad takes Julie Downing's blood pressure at the women's heart health fair at The Chelsea on  Friday evening. Credits: John Mooney
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Healthy snacks Credits: John Mooney
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FANWOOD, NJ -- The Chelsea on South Ave. in Fanwood hosted a free women's heart awareness health fair featuring guest speakers, a mini yoga class, blood pressure checks from the Fanwood Rescue Squad, and healthy snacks. 
 
Mayor Mahr welcomed visitors to the health fair. Evelyn Lisojo of SKY Yoga in Fanwood led a mini yoga class while her partner, Ricardo Lisojo, provided the healing sounds of Tibetan bowls. The evening also featured a cooking demo by chef Brian Walter. The event was sponsored by The Chelsea and the Little Hearts Big World Training Center.
 
 
Additionally, Fanwood Borough Hall was lit up in red Friday evening, and through the weekend, to mark the borough's observance of "Go Red" for women's health day, a national event sponsored by the American Heart Association.

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