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February 2023

07
Tue
7:00 pm

Heart Health: Beyond the Basics

Virtual Event
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February is Heart Health Month!!  Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men, women, and people of most racial and ethnic groups in the United States.   Research shows that 1 in every 5 people die from cardiovascular disease.  Join Naturopath Lauren Young, ND as she shares information about cardiovascular disease and how it can be diagnosed. They will share advanced testing options available, including calcium scores and lipid panels.  Lastly, they will discuss the warning signs of heart…

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09
Thu
5:00 pm

Why Am I Losing My Hair?

Virtual Event
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Are you losing your hair and don’t know why?   Hair loss or hair thinning is one of the worst things to experience, especially when you weren’t expecting it.  Join Naturopath Carissa Fioritto, ND, RN, for a discussion on the different types of hair loss, screening tools to identify possible underlying issues that may be causing hair loss and treatment options. This program is being offered virtually. Pre-registration is required.

Cost Free
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22
Wed
5:00 pm

Management of Chronic Pain: An Integrative Approach

Hybrid Session: In person at Manchester Memorial Hospital HLR Auditorium or Virtual – Live Webinar
71 Haynes Street Manchester,
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Join Neuromuscular Medicine Specialists Jenny Song, DO; Priya Bhushan, DO; Tricia Hall, DO; Eric Kwo, DO and Michael Waddington, DO as they share information on different pain management options ranging from physical approaches such as physical therapy, exercise interventions, TENS device, acupuncture, light and sound therapies, to interventional procedures, intra-articular ozone therapy, as well as psychological approaches such as mindfulness and cognitive behavioral therapy.  In addition, they will discuss medication, including opioids, for pain. You will also learn about osteopathic…

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March 2023

07
Tue
7:00 pm

Healthy Habits and Wellness Coaching

Virtual Event
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Join Naturopath, Lauren Young, ND and Registered Nurse, Sierra Cameron as they share information about the science of basic lifestyle changes, establishing smart goals and how you can set yourself up for success.  You will learn how to access your wellness as a whole (health & wellbeing, friends & family, personal development & growth, romance, fun & recreation, physical environment, career & money). You will also learn strategics ways to manage stress, and how to change your view of stress…

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28
Tue
7:00 pm

Osteoporosis, Osteopenia, Low Bone Density – What is the Newest in Bone Care

Virtual Event
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Join Naturopath, Lauren Young, ND and Rheumatologist Barbara Kage, MD for a discussion on the importance of bone density. Bone density is vitally important as we age because less-dense bones are more likely to break and can put you at risk for osteopenia and osteoporosis.  Dr. Young and Dr. Kage will discuss the differences between osteopenia and osteoporosis, what the risks are and the diagnosis for each.  They will also provide information on universal treatment options and natural treatment that…

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April 2023

05
Wed
5:00 pm

Creating an LGBTQ+ Inclusive Environment

Manchester Memorial Hospital, HLR Auditorium
71 Haynes Street Manchester,
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Join Kim Adamski, BA, CHW, HIV Prevention Specialist from the Hartford Gay and Lesbian Health Collective who will discuss the difference between gender and sexuality, key terms that everyone should know, and how to create a welcoming environment for LGBTQ+ populations professionally and in everyday life.  You will also learn how to become an ally for LGBTQ+ community, even if you aren’t LGBTQ+ yourself.

Cost Free
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12
Wed
6:00 pm

Endometriosis: What is It?

Hybrid Session: In person at Women’s Center for Wellness or Virtual-Live Webinar
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Have you ever experienced horrible pains and cramps along with your menstrual cycle? Is this a normal sensation?  If you ask yourself those questions monthly, you may suffer from Endometriosis.  More than 3 million women are diagnosed with Endometriosis each year.  Join Roa Alammari, MD; Alyssa Itzkowitz, DPT; Monica Lindsay, DPT and Lorraine Nalewajk, PT, CLT for an overview of endometriosis, what it is, treatment options, both surgical and non-surgical and how pelvic floor physical therapy plays a role in…

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27
Thu
6:00 pm

Hospice Care: Get the Facts

Manchester Memorial Hospital, Conference Rooms A, B & C
71 Haynes Street Manchester, CT
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Join Registered Nurse Allison McDonald and Registered Nurse Patty Albrecht who will provide information about the benefits of hospice care and the support and services provided by an interdisciplinary medical team.  You will be presented with clear information about how hospice embraces life, promotes each individual’s quality of life, and the holistic approach for patients and families facing a life limiting illness.  Myths and misconceptions about hospice will be discussed and an overview of hospice eligibility will also be provided.

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