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American Heart Association seeks 10 women for healthy makeover

Published On: Apr 04 2014 06:41:50 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 04 2014 11:02:46 AM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -

You can apply now for a chance to get a 12-week heart-healthy makeover.  Ten local women will be chosen for the challenge.

Those picked  for the Go Red BetterU Makeover Challenge will get hands on help from local nutrition and fitness experts, including Pamela Hernandez with Thrive Personal Fitness.

Some of the other benefits mentioned in a media release include; heart health risk assessment and a three-month gym membership.

Applications for consideration are due to the American Heart Association by 5 p.m. on April 30, 2014. Each application will be reviewed by a panel of judges. The challenge will launch in early June and run through mid-August.

To apply for the Go Red BetterU challenge, the public is encouraged to download the application online at www.heart.org/springfieldmo. For more details, individuals may also contact the local office of the American Heart Association at (417) 881-1121.