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Monmouth Medical Center Presents June Community Health Education Programs

06/01/2017

Diabetes Self-Management Series
June 2, 9 & 16; 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
June 5, 12, 19 & 26; 5 - 7 p.m.
Fee based. Learn how to manage your diabetes by attending this four-session diabetes education program focusing on diet, nutrition, glucose monitoring, medications, meal plans, prevention and treatment of diabetes complications, dining out and benefits of exercise. The program is taught by a registered nurse and a registered dietitian/certified diabetes educator. It will be held at The Center for Diabetes Education at Monmouth Medical Center, located at 300 Second Avenue in Long Branch. Program attendees will need a doctor’s prescription and will be billed to Medicare or your insurance carrier.
For information and to register for classes, call 732-923-5025.

Boost Your Memory
June 7; 1 – 2 p.m.
Free. Concerned about those “senior moments?” Learn what’s normal and what’s not, as well as practical tips and doable strategies to keep your mind sharp, which may prevent or delay the onset of age-related memory loss and Alzheimer’s disease. Join Carol Palmer, BA, from Monmouth Medical Center in the SCAN classroom in the lower level of the Monmouth Mall, Routes 35 and 36, Eatontown.
Registration is required by calling 732-542-1326.

Keeping Your Grandkids Safe and Happy While in Your Care
June 19; 10 a.m. – noon
Free. My, how things have changed since many of us became new parents! During
this interactive program, we will discuss the current trends and recommendations in
infant and child safety in the home, outdoors and on the road! New parents, you will
want to encourage YOUR parents to attend this important presentation. Presented
by Monmouth Medical Center and Safe Kids of Monmouth and Ocean County. This
event will take place at Monmouth Medical Center, 300 Second Avenue, Long
Branch, in the Maysie Stroock Pavilion, which is located on the corner of Second
and Pavilion Avenues in Suite A001. Refreshments will be served.
Registration is required by calling 1-888-724-7123.

Woman to Woman: Restore, Rejuvenate & Re-Awaken!
June 19; 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Free. Explore sexuality and self-care practices after a cancer diagnosis. Co-Facilitated by Cindy Tracy, CYT, and Anita Pfisterer. This event will take place at Monmouth Medical Center 300 Second Avenue, Long Branch, in the Maysie Stroock Pavilion, which is located on the corner of Second and Pavilion Avenues in the Cancer Support Community in Suite ST-007.
Registration required: 732-923-6090.

Bariatric Weight-Loss Lecture
June 22; 6 – 7 p.m.
Free. Presented by Frank Borao, MD, and Steven Binenbaum, MD, board-certified, laparoscopic-fellowship-trained surgeons. For those considering a bariatric procedure, this program will offer the most up-to-date information on gastric bypass surgery, gastric banding and sleeve gastrectomy.
Registration is required by calling 1-888-724-7123 or by emailing teamlink@barnabashealth.org.

Medicare and You
June 28; 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Free. Join us to learn about different Medicare plans in this interactive workshop presented by Samantha White, SHIP of Monmouth County. This event will take place at Monmouth Medical Center 300 Second Avenue, Long Branch, in the Maysie Stroock Pavilion, which is located on the corner of Second and Pavilion Avenues in the Cancer Support Community in Suite ST-007. A light lunch will be provided.
Registration required: 732-923-6090

NOTE: ALL PROGRAMS MEET AT MONMOUTH MEDICAL CENTER, 300 SECOND AVENUE, LONG BRANCH, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

For questions or more information, contact The Community Health Education Department at Monmouth Medical Center at (732) 923-6990.

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