New Britain event uses humor to raise awareness about heart disease in women

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NEW BRITAIN - Raising awareness about heart disease in women was the focus of an event Wednesday night.

The event hosted by the Hospital Of Central Connecticut's Department Of Cardiology presented humor and information on heart disease in women. It was emceed by Fox CT’s Sarah Cody.

The event featured best-selling author Gina Barreca, as well as a presentation by cardiologist Dr. Heather Swales.

It was held at the New Britain Museum of American Art.