East Texas Review - over 4 years
Good Shepherd Medical Center recently launched a Cardiac Fit Camp that is offering a fun way to learn about the heart and most important of all, how to keep it in tip-top shape.
Cardiac Fit Camp is a new eight week heart health program where Dr. Terry Gerber, cardiologist, is leading the program, which works in conjunction with a registered nurse, personal trainer and licensed counselor. The program started at 6:00 p.m. and was supposed to end at 7:00 p.m. However, Dr. Gerber had the audience mesmerized with her teaching methods.
At 7:15 p.m. everyone was still seated and listening very attentively.
Unlike most professionals, she had no overhead device. She was very personal and intentional. She brought a fresh cow’s heart as a close example and used it to teach her audience the human anatomy of the heart. The audience of over 100 people ranged from 50 to 70 years old.
The class was interactive with Gerber asking questions on what she was teaching. Her audience in return had ques
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