Join Carilion Clinic for an informative discussion about gluten and your health. Topics include: dietary gluten, gluten free baking, and Celiac Disease.
The event is free and pre-registration is requested. For additional information on this event or to register, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.
Join Carilion Clinic to learn more about boating safety for children ages 9 - 12 years.
The event is free and registration is required. Complimentary lunch will be provided. To learn more or to register for this event, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.
Join Carilion Clinic to learn more about body mechanics and gardening: preventing back and knee injury in the garden. Learn to garden with adaptive tools for joint health.
For more information, contact Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.
Points on Joints presentation for those who would like additional information on joint replacement.
Contact Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482 to register or for more information.
For individuals with chronic disease, wellness can be defined as the existence of symptom management as exemplified by quality of life and a sense of well-being. Please join Carilion Clinic Registered Nurse and Personal Fitness Instructor, Gail Nordhaus, to explore your wellness potential through exercise and discussion.
To register, contact Franklin County Senior Services at 540-483-9238.
An opportunity for Franklin County residence to meet health, wellness, and social support resource organizations and learn about community programs available in Franklin County.
Planning partners: United Way of Franklin County, Franklin County Parks and Recreation, Healthy Community Action Team (H.C.A.T.), and Carilion Clinic.
Carilion Clinic will be offering free stroke screenings to include: blood pressure, blood glucose, cholesterol (lipid panel), lower extremity pressure check (Ankle-brachial index), carotid ultrasound, same day results reviewed with a physician, and stroke prevention education will be available.
Pre-registration is required to determine eligibility by calling Carilion Clinic at 540-266-6000.
Carilion Clinic Hospice, the Volunteer Council of Franklin County, and the Williard Companies present the 16th Annual Smooth Sailing Card Party and Luncheon. Proceeds directly benefit terminally ill patients being treated by Carilion Clinic Hospice in Franklin County through the Patient Care Fund, which provides medication, oxygen, food, medical supplies, phone services, and clothing.
The event includes a luncheon and door prizes. A 50/50 drawing and silent auction are available for those wishing to participate. For ticket information, call 540-489-6503.
Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in men and women in the U.S. Join Carilion Clinic to learn more about colon cancer prevention, screeing, and treatment options.
The presentation is free, but registration is suggested. To find out more information or to register, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.