On Thursday, February 8th, Mrs. Evers spoke with the Colorado College Community. Reflecting upon the years passed since the Voting Rights Act and the height of the civil rights movement, Mrs. Evers challenged everyone to take part in race relations.
On Friday, February 5th the MMEI team went RED for heart disease awareness and prevention.
Each year, heart disease and strokes cause 1 in 3 deaths among women. However, 80% of these deaths are preventable with healthy lifestyle changes. This year, MMEI is proud support heart disease prevention, challenging all of it’s supporters and followers to make healthy lifestyle changes. They include eating healthy, staying active, managing blood sugar and blood pressure, and avoiding smoking. To learn more about the risk and prevention of heart disease, check out the American Heart Association.