Appropriate sleep rekindles the mind and body each day, a key factor in overall health. In fact, lack of sleep can lead to high blood pressure, depression, weight issues, and other conditions. But chances are you ignore sleep problems, pressing forward at work and home while fatigue holds you back.
So if you’re tired of being tired, join Carilion Clinic's sleep expert Frank Biscard, M.D., for this invigorating gathering. He’ll awaken you to sleep issues that may be affecting your life.
Light lunch is provided.
Registration is required by calling Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482
Protecting your kids is a round-the-clock priority. And as a parent, you want to do everything you can to guard them from head injuries - the cause of 80 percent of pediatric trauma cases.
This free seminar is aimed at helping parents understand the broad range of head trauma injuries and how to prevent them. By learning specific ways to protect your kids, you can help keep them safe and healthy as possible.
Registration is required by calling Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.
Although heart disease is often thought of as a problem for men, more women than men die of heart disease each year. Join Carilion Clinic for a discussion on heart disease in women and the steps you can take to reduce your risk.
The presentation is free, registration is required. For more information, or to register, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.
Foot pain and other lower leg issues are signs you need expert care. Join Carilion Clinic to explore leg pain in the extremities brought on by conditions such as diabetes and peripheral artery disease.
Presentations will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a light lunch and screenings for peripheral artery disease and varicose veins.
The presentation is free, registration is required. For more information, or to register for this event, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.
Did you know that rheumatic conditions affect women two to four times more often than men? Rheumatic and other autoimmune conditions can cause pain, stiffness, and swelling in the joints, as well as muscles and tendons, and can interfere with your daily life. Many of these conditions are chronic and complex, making diagnosis difficult with individualized treatment plans. Join us to learn more about rheumatic and autoimmune conditions that affect women such as lupus, Sjogren's, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoporosis, and know when it's time to see your doctor for more than just aching joints.
$15 registration fee (includes light lunch)
Registration is required by calling Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482 by February 3.