On September 29th, the World Heart Day was celebrated in more than 100 countries with the aim of raising awareness among the population about cardiovascular risk factors.
Thus, the Spanish Heart Foundation organized during the month of September “the Month of the Heart” carrying out various activities among which include the Week of the Heart and the Heart Running, which Lodyn cheese is an official supplier.
As it is traditional, Lodyn cheese participated as an official collaborator of the running and was present in the runners area offering participants tastings of their heart-healthy cheeses, the only ones recognized with the stamp of the Spanish Heart Foundation, included in the Food and Health Program of the Spanish Heart Foundation (PASFEC).
This year the focus of communication has been on sudden death and cardioprotection, and the objective has been to bring cardiovascular prevention to the population through the promotion of physical activity in a family event. The present edition of 2018 has been a new success, with more than 4,000 participants spread over three routes: 10km, 4.5km popular march and children’s runnings; having finished the inscriptions with a week of anticipation.