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Mindful Living Program: Eight-Week Course

Date: Mar 26 to May 21, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center
Modeled after the acclaimed Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, this comprehensive course is now available at Jupiter Medical Center.
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Nutrition for a Healthier Lifestyle Classes (April 2014)

Date: Apr 2 to 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 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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Women Talk: Are You at Risk for Breast or Ovarian Cancer?

Date: April 22, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
One in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. There will be more than 22,000 new cases of ovarian cancer diagnosed this year. Do you know your risk for either of these cancers? Join us for an informative discussion about risk factors, the importance of knowing your family history, and genetic testing. Featuring Constance Murphy, ARNP, Cancer Risk Assessment & Genetics Program, Jupiter Medical Center’s Comprehensive Breast Care Program; and Amy Shainman, Previvor.
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Women’s Health Lecture Series: Ask the Experts: Pelvic Floor Disorders

Date: April 23, 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Did you know that 25% of all women suffer from a pelvic floor disorder? These can range from incontinence (urinary or fecal) to pelvic organ prolapse. Join us for an informative discussion about these disorders, advances in treatment options, and meet a physical therapist who specializes in this field. Featuring Anthony Shaya, MD, MPH, FACOG, Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology; Daniel Caruso, MD, MBA, Board Certified, Urology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery; and Megan Petrosky, Physical Therapist, Jupiter Medical Center’s Rehab & Wellness Center.
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Juicing: Join Us for Part III of Our Ongoing Juicing Series

Date: April 24, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Juicing has become increasingly popular for a number of health and wellness benefits. Join us for an interactive program that will include information on the health benefits of juicing, which fruits and vegetables to use, and organic vs. non-organic foods. A juicing demonstration and samples will be part of the program. Featuring Ken Grey, AP, DOM.
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Lunch & Learn: Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis

Date: April 25, 2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a long-term disease that leads to inflammation of the joints and surrounding tissues. With the right medications and treatment plan, you can get back to doing the things you enjoy. Join us for an informative Lunch & Learn on the signs and symptoms of RA, as well as treatment options, including medications, physical therapy and education. Featuring Howard Busch, DO, Board Certified, Rheumatology.
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Digestive Health Lecture Series: Barrett’s Esophagus

Date: April 29, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
It is estimated that more than three million men and women in the United States suffer from Barrett’s esophagus. If left untreated, this can turn into esophageal cancer. In recognition of National Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, join us for an informative discussion to learn who is at risk for developing Barrett’s esophagus, screening tests, and advances in treatment, including radiofrequency ablation. Featuring Chester Maxson, MD, Board Certified, Gastroenterology, Medical Director, Center for Excellence in Digestive Health, Jupiter Medical Center.
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Can’t Sleep? Take Control of Your Insomnia

Date: April 30, 2014 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Sleep is as essential in your daily routine as diet and exercise. Inadequate sleep can result in fatigue, depression, concentration problems, illness and injury. Join us for an informative discussion to learn about sleep efficiency improvement using evidence-based methods. Featuring Neal Nay, RPSGT, RST, Manager, Jupiter Medical Center’s Sleep Center.
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What’s Next for My Life? Cancer Survivors and Their Loved Ones

Date: May 1, 2014 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Jupiter Medical Center - Raso Education Center (Clarke Auditorium)
Join us for an interactive discussion to learn several simple steps that will help cancer survivors and their loved ones live healthy and fulfilling lives. To register, please call the Foshay Cancer Center at (561) 263-4261.
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Healthcare & Medicare in 2014

Date: May 1, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:30 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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