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Nursing Seminar: Preserving the Opportunity for Donation: A Collaborative Effort

This seminar is targeted to all nurses from a critical care setting. Topics include clinical triggers, nurses role, types of organ donors and catastrophic brain injury guidelines. The purpose of this ...
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A New Dimension of Care: Advancements in Lung Cancer Diagnosis

In the past, to effectively diagnose most lung lesions, doctors had to rely on traditional bronchoscopy or a needle biopsy, which may result in a collapsed lung. Some patients even had to undergo ...
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Free Seminar: Adult Vaccination Information Station

Vaccines are normally associated with babies and toddlers who are just starting out in life. However, adults and seniors need to stay up on their vaccines, too! Not just for themselves, but to protect ...
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For Your Skinformation, Protecting Yourself from Skin Cancer

Southwest Louisiana is known for being a sportsman's paradise. Between weekends on the lake fishing, time spent in stadiums cheering on our favorite teams to back yard barbecues by the pool-most ...
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Free Seminar: Success in Spite of Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is a condition where the heart is not able to pump blood well enough to function as effectively as it should. It can be caused by any number of things and, as a result, ...
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Be Fast: Responding to Strokes

Nearly 800,000 people suffer from a stroke every year in the United States. Recognizing the signs and symptoms of a stroke and getting treatment quickly can lead to a better prognosis—which is ...
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Free Seminar: Minimally Invasive, Massively Effective: Treating Colorectal Cancers With Surgery

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States - and one of the most common cancers in our area. Prevention and early detection through healthy lifestyle and ...
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Free Seminar: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm the Silent Killer

Sometimes it’s the illnesses that you can’t see that can be the most harmful. Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is the enlargement of the abdominal aorta. It is rarely symptomatic unless it ...
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Free Seminar: New Year, New You: Exercise at Every Age

It’s January and for many that means a fresh start and re-focusing on healthy habits in the New Year. Those habits often start with changes to diet and exercise, and sometimes solely focus on ...
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Free Seminar: Everything You've Wanted to Know About Sleep Apnea But Were Too Tired to Ask

Sleepless nights or lack of sleep is a problem that affects millions of Americans. Not getting a healthy amount of sleep can not only have a negative impact on your overall health, but can impair your ...
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Free Seminar: Fad Diet or Bad Diet?

Losing weight, if you are overweight or obese, can decrease a number of health risks, and changing your diet can be the first step. Many diets have gained popularity in recent years, like the ...
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Psychiatrist Michael Wright, MD joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Michael Wright, MD, a board-certified psychiatrist to its staff. Dr. Wright treats patients at the Archer Institute, the area’s newest behavioral health hospital ...
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Free Seminar: Joint Pain & What You Knee-d to Know

Unfortunately, as we get older, joint pain can become an everyday nuisance that keeps us from living life to the fullest. According to the Center for Disease Control, 30% of adults report joint pain ...
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Free Seminar: A New Start for Every Heart

Aortic stenosis occurs when calcium builds up within the aortic valve, limiting the valve’s ability to open and close. The advancement of aortic stenosis cannot be medically reversed or stopped, ...
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Learning to Thrive Without the Nine-To-Five

Retirement is one of the biggest changes in an adult’s life. Big life changes are often accompanied by stress, stress can be a primary risk factor for depression, and depression is often ...
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Free Seminar: On the Right Foot -Managing Diabetic Nerve Damage and Wound Care

Managing diabetes is difficult. A chronic disease that is often times incurable, those who suffer face a great many challenges that are unique to the disease, including but not limited to nerve pain ...
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Keeping the Beat: Pacemakers and Defibrillators

When the heart’s own natural systems for setting a regular pace don’t function properly, these are considered “electrical” cardiac problems known as arrhythmias. These can ...
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Free Seminar: Managing Insomnia Without the Meds

If you find yourself tossing and turning all night and counting sheep just isn’t doing the trick, you are not alone. Nearly one-third of adults will suffer from insomnia at some point in their ...
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Free Seminar: Stroke: Warning Signs and Prevention

Strokes – caused by blood clots or ruptures in the brain’s blood vessels – can occur quite suddenly with very little warning. The symptoms can often be overlooked or confusing, and ...
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Free Seminar: Hands, Shoulders, Knees and Toes

The song we all sang and loved as children also points out a few of the most common areas of aches and pains we endure as adults. From overuse and injury to arthritis and swelling, these discomforts ...
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Free Seminar: An Ounce of Prevention

Vaccinations. Mammograms. Prostate cancer screenings. Colonoscopies. You know what they say, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Through simple preventative care such as vaccinations and ...
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Free Seminar: Nixing the Nicotine

Any doctor will tell you – smoking is one of the worst things you can do for your health. But despite the health risks, the stinky smell, the constant interruptions to daily life when the urge ...
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Free Seminar: Healthy Eating - Straight from the Source

Everyone knows that eating more fruits and vegetables is a very important part of health and wellness, and having access to the freshest, locally-grown produce can help not only make eating better ...
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Free Seminar: HPV Vaccine 101

In the last several years, the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine has gained a great deal of attention and support because of its ability to prevent various strains of HPV – which is the leading ...
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Free Seminar: Looking Your Best at Any Age

As we age, our skin loses some of its original suppleness, elasticity and glow, often leaving us with lines, wrinkles, sun spots and splotches. While completely stopping the aging process is ...
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