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Lunch & Learn: Get The Skinny on Skin Cancer

Date: May 2, 2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Recently, there has been confusion regarding the changes in healthcare and how they impact Medicare in 2014. If you are on Medicare, join us for an informative discussion about these changes and gain a better understanding of how they impact you. Featuring Kara Kidd, Director of Managed Care, Jupiter Medical Center.
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Melanoma Monday 2014: Skin Cancer Panel

Date: May 5, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Moles, brown spots and growths on the skin are usually harmless - but not always. It's important to get to know your skin very well and to recognize any changes in the moles on your body. Join us for an interactive panel discussion on melanoma, including prevention, identification and treatment options. Featuring Oren Lifshitz, MD, Board Certified, Dermatology; Abraham Schwarzberg, MD, Board Certified, Oncology, Chief of Oncology Services, Jupiter Medical Center; and Thomas Rowe, MD, Board Certified, General Surgery.
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Nutrition for a Healthier Lifestyle Classes (May 2014)

Date: May 5 to Jun 2, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
In a world of fast food and fad diets, it’s easy to forget how to eat healthy. Jupiter Medical Center is offering “Nutrition for a Healthier Lifestyle,” a series of four classes, taught by a registered dietitian.
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What You Don’t Know About Your Thyroid Could Harm You

Date: May 6, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Thyroid disorders affect 20 million people in the U.S., many of which remain undiagnosed. Join us for an informative discussion to learn about the function of the thyroid gland, thyroid diseases, and treatment options – including minimally-invasive surgical intervention. Featuring Raul Arroyo, MD, Board Certified, General Surgery; and Kathryn Reynolds, MD, Board Certified, Endocrinology.
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Orthopedic Lecture Series: Is Your Back out of Whack?

Date: May 8, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Back pain affects eight out of ten people at some point in their lives. Join us for an interactive discussion about the causes of back pain, as well as the latest minimally-invasive surgical techniques for the relief of back pain. Bring your MRI or CT scan to receive a complimentary review. Featuring Robert Biscup, MS, DO, Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Specialist.
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Women’s Health Lecture Series: Love Your Body

Date: May 8, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
It’s important to know the way your body functions so you can keep yourself healthy and enjoy the activities you love. Join us for a discussion on the latest health issues impacting women, including breast care, gynecology, heart health, age-appropriate screenings, and an overview of general wellness. Featuring Susan Poncy, MD, Board Certified, Gynecology, Medical Director, Jupiter Medical Center’s Women’s Health Program.
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Skin Cancer and Hair Loss

Date: May 13, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Treatment for skin cancers on the scalp and forehead can cause hair loss. Join us for a discussion about skin cancer treatment and treatment options for hair loss. Featuring Ricardo Mejia, MD, Board Certified, Dermatology.
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How Stress is Affecting Your Life

Date: May 15, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
There are many ways that stress can affect your life, and sometimes you don’t even know it is happening. Join us for an informative overview on Chinese Medicine, including how acupuncture is used as an alternative treatment option for stress-related symptoms and conditions. Featuring Yusuf Mihaylov, Acupuncture Physician.
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Diabetes Adult Support Group

Date: May 15, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Mangrove Bay Adult Living Community
“Taking Care of Your Sexual Health With Diabetes”- Guest speaker
Categories: Support Group

Women Talk: Stroke is No Joke

Date: May 20, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Stroke strikes about 700,000 Americans annually. Jupiter Medical Center’s Stroke Center of Excellence is dedicated to stroke prevention and education. Don’t be a statistic. Know what to look for and what lifestyle changes you must make to lower the chance of a stroke or lessen the potential impact. Health Screenings: 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Biometric Screenings: $20 – includes Cholesterol, HDL, Triglycerides with calculated LDL, Glucose, Blood Pressure and Body Mass Index (fasting encouraged, but not required). Vascular Screenings: $80 – Stroke/Carotid Artery, $80 – Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, or $80 – Peripheral Arterial Disease; $180 Vascular Package (includes all three screenings). Appointments are required. Please call (561) 263-3204 to schedule your appointment. Lecture: 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Featuring Lisa Levin, RN, Stroke Program Coordinator, Jupiter Medical Center.
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