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Jupiter Heart Club: Heart Healthy Meals for the Holidays

Date: December 14, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM   Register For This Event
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Deck the halls, but don’t ditch your diet! For many, the holidays are the most wonderful — and least heart-healthy — time of the year. Grandma’s fudge is a favorite, and the neighbor’s sugar cookies are a decadent habit. Indulging a little won’t hurt — but planning ahead will make for merry meals that are healthy too. Join us and learn how to stay heart healthy during the holidays.
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Parents have a natural tendency to fear the worst when it comes to their children. How do you decide how sick your child is and whether you need to visit the emergency room, urgent care or the pediatricians office. Join us for tips from a pediatrician to help you make the right choice.
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Sports Injuries

Date: January 25, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM   Register For This Event
Location: Jupiter Community Center
Over the past 20 years more children are participating in organized and recreational athletics. With so many young athletes playing sports, it's no wonder injuries are common. Half of all sports medicine injuries in children and teens are from overuse. Join us for an opportunity to ask the expert about overuse injuries and injury prevention tips.
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Childhood Obesity

Date: February 7, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM   Register For This Event
Location: Jupiter Community Center
Childhood obesity is a national epidemic. Nearly 1 in 3 children (ages 2-19) in the United States is overweight or obese, putting them at risk for serious health problems.  Children are less active and more in tune with technology than physical activity. Join us and learn how to help your child live a healthier, more active lifestyle.
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Young Athletes

Date: February 23, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM   Register For This Event
Location: Jupiter Community Center
Sudden cardiac arrest in young people is rare, when it does happen it is often during physical activity such as a sporting event. Millions of elementary, high school and college athletes compete every year without incident. Fortunately, if you...
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The Healing Power of Mindfulness with Saki F. Santorelli, EdD, MA

Date: March 17, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: Florida Atlantic University, Lifelong Learning Society Auditorium, John D. MacArthur Campus
In celebration of the opening of Jupiter Medical Center’s Calcagnini Center for Mindfulness, the medical center is pleased to bring one of the nation’s foremost leaders of the Mindfulness movement to our region.
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