November 25, 2013

JUPITER, Fla. (November 25, 2013) – Jupiter Medical Center is hosting two community lectures in the month of December. The Nutrition for a Healthier Lifestyle Classes will resume on January 6, 2014 – the perfect way to kick off a happy and healthy new year. Lectures are as follows:

Orthopedic Lecture Series: Don’t “Shoulder” Your Pain
Do you wake up in the middle of the night from shoulder pain? Is shoulder pain limiting your daily activities? Join us for an informative presentation on the signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of shoulder pain. Get back to doing the things you love.

Featuring Matthew Stiebel, MD, Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 | 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Raso Education Center, Clarke Auditorium

Women Talk: Healthy Eating for the Holidays
It’s that time of year again. A time where families and loved ones get together to share special memories – and of course, food! Join us to learn how to make healthy choices during the holiday season, and still feel satisfied.

Featuring Yolanda Torres, RD, CDE.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 | 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Raso Education Center, Clarke Auditorium

Nutrition for a Healthier Lifestyle Classes
In a world of fast food and fad diets, it’s easy to forget how to eat healthy. Good nutrition is the one thing that matters most in your diet, health and lifestyle. Reaching and maintaining a healthy weight is the key to good health. Topics include: Healthy Eating for Women & Men • Supermarket Savvy • Emotional and Personality Impact on Eating • Food Label Reading/Portion Distortion • Dining Out Guidelines/Physical Activity • Healthy Eating on the Run/Fitting it into Your Lifestyle

Cost is $59 (includes healthy eating starter kit) Reservations are required. Space limited to 12 participants (minimum of 4 required to hold class). For more information or to register, call (561) 263-4HER(437) or (561) 263-4HIM(446). (Individual one hour sessions - $75)

Featuring Yolanda Torres, RD, CDE.

Mondays, January 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2014 | 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Raso Education Center, Clarke North

Space is limited. Registration is required for all events. To register, please visit www.jupitermed.com/events or call (561) 263-2628.

About Jupiter Medical Center
A not-for-profit 283-bed regional medical center consisting of 163 private acute care hospital beds and 120 long-term care, sub-acute rehabilitation and Hospice beds, Jupiter Medical Center provides a broad range of services with specialty concentrations in oncology, imaging, orthopedics & spine, digestive health, emergency services, lung & thoracic, women’s health, weight management and men’s health. Founded in 1979, the Medical Center has approximately 1,500 team members, 520 physicians and 700 volunteers. Jupiter Medical Center is the recipient of the HealthGrades ‘America’s 50 Best’ Award™ for three years in a row (2011-2013) and the Distinguished Hospital Award - Clinical Excellence™ for nine years in a row (2005-2013). For more information on Jupiter Medical Center, please call (561) 263-2234 or visit www.jupitermed.com.

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