Women's health event held on South Side

May 15, 2010 5:03:28 PM PDT
An event held on Chicago's South Side Saturday highlighted the importance of health and fitness.The 2010 Women's Health Symposium got participants moving and learning about health education.

The event is part of a four-city national tour put on by the BET foundation. Saturday's event took place at the Apostilic Church of God in the 6300-block of South Dorchester and focused on connecting African-American women and family members with local health experts.

ABC7 Chicago's Evelyn Holmes emceed the event.