August
September

August 2017

AULTMAN HEALTH TALKS

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Wednesday
Let's Play Kick the Can
Aultman Orrville • 6-7 p.m.
Linda Brunk, RN, ACE-HC • Aultman Hospital
Are you the parent or grandparent of a third-grader? Then join us as Linda Brunk discusess our new program to help promote healthy habits at this critical age.
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Thursday
Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause
Aultman West • 6-7 p.m.
JoAnn Krivetsky, M.D. • Gynecology
Make vaginal dryness a thing of the past! Join us for a discussion of the newest treatment options for this common ailment for women during and after menopause.
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Wednesday
Brain Fitness
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7 p.m.
Linda Griggs, MSN, RN-BC, ACNS-BC • NICHE Coordinator
The health of your brain plays an important role in your overall well-being. The brain changes with age, but its purpose does not. Join us to learn strategies to keep your brain functioning at its optimal level.
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Thursday
Skin Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatments
Aultman West • 6-7 p.m.
Nabeel Khan, M.D., FACS
Canton Plastic Surgeons
Skin cancers are among the most common cancers seen globally. Join us as Dr. Khan discusses the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of both non-melanoma and melanoma skin cancers.
15
Tuesday
Blood Glucose Monitoring
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7 p.m.
Liz Heiser, RN • Certified Diabetes Educator
Nobody likes sticking their finger to check their blood sugar. But given the many benefits of self-monitoring blood glucose, it would be foolish not to. Come learn some helpful hints to maximize the benefits associated with glucose monitoring.
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Wednesday
Revision: Total Joint
Aultman Orrville • 6-7 p.m.
Steven Widmer, M.D. • Wooster Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center
Deciding to undergo total join replacement and revision surgery can result in a significantly enhanced lifestyle. Join Dr. Widmer for an engaging discussion of the basics and benefits of total joint revision.
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Wednesday
Dementia and Memory Loss
Aultman Orrville • 6-7 p.m.
Brett Buller, M.D. • Dunlap Family Physicians
Many people become forgetful as they become older, but dementia signifies a decline in mental ability significant enough to impact daily life. Join us for a discussion of the signs, symptoms and treatments available if dementia is affecting you or a loved one.
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Thursday
ABCs of Medicare
Aultman West • 6-7:30 p.m.
Chuck Cheton • AultCare's PrimeTime Health Plan
Learn what you need to know as you approach Medicare eligibility. This educational meeting will help you and your loved ones navigate through the Medicare network as we prepare you for tomorrow.
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Wednesday
Droopy Eyelids
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7:30 p.m.
Jamie Zucker, M.D. • Ophthalmology
Learn how laser blepharoplasty can make you look years younger and improve droopy eyelids and bags under the eyes.
31
Thursday
Hypertension and Healthy Family Choices
Aultman West • 6-7 p.m.
Mark Hillyer, M.D. • Family Practice, North Canton Medical Group
Jennifer Hillyer, MS • Assistant Professor, Biology, Aultman College
Hypertension is a modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Join us for a discussion on integrating family lifestyle choices and medications into your daily routine to help manage your risk.
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Thursday
ABCs of Medicare
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7:30 p.m.
Check Cheton • AultCare's PrimeTime Health Plan
Learn what you need to know as you approach Medicare eligibility. This educational meeting will help you and your loved ones navigate the Medicare network as we prepare you for tomorrow.
Presentations are intended for educational purposes only and are not intended for professional advice.
All programs are free and open to the public, but require reservations.
Call 330-363-TALK (8255) or sign up at www.aultman.org.
August
September

September 2017

AULTMAN HEALTH TALKS

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Tuesday
How to Eat Plant Strong in a Fast-food World
Aultman Orrville • 6-7 p.m.
Adene Keller, BSN, RN-C • Aultman Cardiac Rehabilitation
Is it possible to eat vegan food at fast-food restaurants? The answer is yes! Join us to learn how you can take advantage of a variety of vegan options at national chains and fast-food restaurants.
5
Tuesday
Staying Healthy During Flu Season
Aultman West • 6-7 p.m.
Colton Hill, Pharm.D. and Brittany Yu, Pharm.D.
Flu season is coming and many are preparing to fight off the bug again this year. Join us to learn which antibiotics and vaccines you need to protect yourself during this flu season.
6
Wednesday
Eye Health and Plant-based Nutrition
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7 p.m.
Laurence J. Karns, M.D. • Ophthalmology
A plant-based diet has tremendous benefits to both eye and systemic health. Join us for an engaging discussion explaining how switching to this type of diet has the ability to prevent, suspend, and even cure many of the most debilitating and chronic conditions that plague our society.
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Tuesday
Advance Directives
Aultman Compassionate Care Center • 6-7 p.m.
Jeffrey Marsh, M.D. • Hospice and Palliative Care
Critical illnesses can arise without warning. Do your loved ones know how you would like to be treated if you are unable to speak for yourself? Join us for an interactive presentation to learn about living wills and health care power of attorney so you can document and communicate your values to your family.
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Thursday
Transitional Care
Aultman West • 6-7 p.m.
Lynn Gastin, LSW, MAOL, CCM • Aultman Discharge Services
Join us to learn about the resources available for transitioning from the hospital. We will cover home services, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, rehabilitation units, caregiving options and the insurance rules related to these services.
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Tuesday
Sucessful Aging
Bethany Nursing Home & Assisted Living • 6-7 p.m.
Elizabeth Baum, M.D. • Internal Medicine
The earlier we start healthy habits the better, but it's never too late! Join us for an engaging discussion of what healthy middle-aged and older adults should do to slow any physical and mental decline. We will focus on the benefits of physical activity, nutrition, mental stimulation, and social engagement for healthy aging.
19
Tuesday
Puff, Puff, Wheeze, Wheeze - I Wish I Could Breathe
Aultman West • 6-7 p.m.
Tim Larson, RRT • Certified Asthma Educator
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the lungs that can be effectively treated and maintained. Join us to learn how your asthma/COPD can be controlled, allowing for a full and active lifestyle with minimal or no limitations.
20
Wednesday
Fall Prevention
North Canton Medical Center • 2-3 p.m.
Sheree Nuske, RN • Aultman Trauma Services
Keep yourself or an older loved one safe with easy fall prevention strategies. Join us as we discuss home modifications, strength exercises, medications and other methods to improve balance.
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Thursday
ABCs of Medicare
Aultman West • 6-7:30 p.m.
Debbie Banal • AultCare's PrimeTime Health Plan
Learn what you need to know as you approach Medicare eligibility. This educational meeting will help you and your loved ones navigate the Medicare network as we prepare you for tomorrow.
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Tuesday
Tips for Back Pain
Aultman Orrville • 6-7 p.m.
Steven Murray, M.D. • Aultman Orrville Dunlap Family Physicians
Back pain is extremely common and can be caused by many simple everyday activities. Join us to find out some important tips to help protect your spine and prevent injury.
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Tuesday
ABCs of Medicare
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7:30 p.m.
Check Cheton • AultCare's PrimeTime Health Plan
Learn what you need to know as you approach Medicare eligibility. This educational meeting will help you and your loved ones navigate the Medicare network as we prepare you for tomorrow.
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Wedensday
Concussion Management & Rehabilitation
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7 p.m.
Morgan Casto, DPT • Aultman Sports Medicine
Concussion management and rehabilitation has drastically changed over the last decade. Join us as we discuss the most effective methods of concussion rehabilitation and how to safely return to work and leisure activities following a concussion.
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Thursday
Beauty: Blepharoplasty, Botox, Facial Fillers and Kybella
North Canton Medical Center • 6-7 p.m.
Sanjeev Dewan, M.D. • Ophthalmology
Beauty radiates from the eyes and smile. Join us and learn about options for eyelid repair, Botox for facial wrinkles, Voluma for a dramatic cheek lift, and Kybella, the newest injectable for permanent improvement of neck profile.
Presentations are intended for educational purposes only and are not intended for professional advice.
All programs are free and open to the public, but require reservations.
Call 330-363-TALK (8255) or sign up at www.aultman.org.