Events and Classes

Total Joint Replacement: Is it right for you?

Have you been suffering with osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease? Ideally, symptoms can be managed with pain relievers and activity but when is enough, enough? If you feel you are reaching that point or just want to be educated about your options for total joint replacement, please join us. Andrew Kim, MD medical director of the Joint Replacement program at Edward Hospital, will provide a comprehensive overview of hip and knee replacement.

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Stroke 411. Prevention and Treatment Update

It has been proven that stroke education makes all the difference. Knowledge of risk factors and early recognition of symptoms can lead to optimal outcomes. With ever-improving treatment options, the prognosis is even better. Please join Anna Sorokin, MD, neurologist with Elmhurst Neurosciences Institute and on staff at Elmhurst Hospital, to learn about risk factors, warning signs, diagnosis and treatment of stroke.

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Meditation and Deep Breathing for Relaxation and Wellness

We live in a busy world. Everybody feels stressed. Taking time to be still, to deep breath and to drop thoughts of the outside world is a valuable skill to have.Through this meditation and deep breathing class you will learn essential skills to manage stress and improve mood. These skills will support your ability to manage life and health issues with grace and ease.

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Lunch and Learn: Migraine and Headache

The pain and related symptoms of migraines and chronic headaches can be debilitating. Understanding triggers and optimizing treatment can help restore a person’s quality of life. Nick Mathenia, DO neurologist with Edward Neurosciences Institute and on staff at Edward Hospital, will speak about symptoms of migraines and other headaches, triggers and different types of treatment that may work for you.

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Camp Breathe Easy

Camp Breathe Easy Summer Day Camp for Kids with Asthma. Join us this summer for lots of fun! We will help kids learn about their asthma while participating in many great camp activities such as sports, crafts, camp songs and more!

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Yoga for the Inflexible, Saturday

This is where to start if you have limited yoga experience or poor range of motion. Come learn terminology, breathing techniques, asanas (physical poses), and so much more in an expertly guided environment. This class will help improve your balance, strength, flexibility, posture; and it is a great place to start!

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