Spirit of Women Annual Events
Genesis HealthCare System provides a wide variety of educational events for women in our community. We'd love for you to join us for these upcoming events on Facebook. It’s easy. Go to Facebook, search for GenesisHCS and like our page.
For more information call (740) 454-4002 or 800-322-4762, ext. 4002.
Heart Strong | Thursday, Feb. 18 at 6 p.m.
While some heart disease risk factors like family history can’t be controlled, there are steps you can take for a stronger heart. Join us for our Spirit of Women program “Heart Strong” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, on Facebook. You’ll also learn how we’re helping to keep hearts strong with new technology and procedures available at the Genesis Heart & Vascular Institute. The program will feature a conversation with a cardiologist and exercises you can do at home to strengthen your heart. Be sure to add your name in the comments during the live broadcast to be entered to win a door prize from our Spirit of Women business partners.
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Sweet Truth – Diabetes and Weight Management
Healthy eating is a great way to keep your weight and diabetes in check. Watch this Spirit of Women program to learn how to reduce carbs and sugar in your diet without feeling deprived, especially during the holidays. Get tips to make recipes healthier and learn about the dangers of hidden sugars with the Genesis Diabetes & Nutrition Education team. The program features a question and answer session with Jay Patel, M.D., Genesis Endocrinology, and BE FAST education about timely treatment for a stroke.
Download the Black Bean Brownies Recipe (PDF)
Download the Lentil Pilaf Recipe (PDF)
Download the Peanut Butter Hummus Recipe (PDF)
Good to the Bone – Orthopedic Program
Don’t let joint pain stop you in your tracks; we want to help you feel “good to the bone” again. Watch our Spirit program to learn how our orthopedic physicians can offer to help you with your joint pain. If you would like to schedule an appointment to discuss how Genesis Orthopedic Services can help, call (740) 586-6828.
We’ll Fight With You – Cancer Awareness
When it comes to cancer, we’ll fight with you in prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Watch our Spirit program and learn potential signs of cancer and information about new lung cancer diagnostic technology now available at Genesis.
Presentations by Shalini Gupta, M.D., Radiation Oncologist, Genesis Cancer Care Center and James P. Adamo, M.D., FCCP, Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Specialist and Medical Director of the Genesis Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit.
Also, watch a demonstration of the art of Aikijitsu for self-defense.
To learn more about lung cancer screenings, call (740) 450-6246.