December
January

December 2018

AULTMAN HEALTH TALKS


There were no Health Talk Events in December
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.
December
January

January 2018

AULTMAN HEALTH TALKS

10
Wednesday
The Missionary Spirit of Hope in 2018
6-7p.m. • North Canton Medical Center
Michael Gallina • Director of Outreach, AultCare
Hope reflects belief. Hope believes in the better, in the higher, in the possibilities. Hope rejects cynicism. People with a higher level of hope believe that though events may not work out, they will not be defeated. We will learn to develop our ability to be missionaries of hope in our families, social circles, churches, relationships and community projects.
11
Thursday
ABCs of Medicare
6-7 p.m. • Aultman Orrville
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.
12
Friday
Hope United: Breaking Barriers
1:30-2:30 p.m. • Sandy Valley High School Auditorium
Travis Bornstein, Senior Vice President • Hope United
Shelly Bornstein, President • Hope United
Drugs like Oxycontin, fentanyl, and heroin have ravaged communities throughout the nation, leaving thousands of families grieving the loss of loved ones. Travis Bornstein is breaking the stigma of addiction and building hope by sharing the inspiring stories of three Lake High School graduates.
16
Tuesday
Diabetes 101
6-7 p.m. • Aultman Orrville
Bobbie Randall, MEd, RD, LD, CDE • AOH Dietitian
Nearly 10 percent of the U.S. population deals with diabetes. Learn more about this chronic disease and calculate your risk of becoming one of the 10 percent.
16
Tuesday
ABCs of Medicare
6-7 p.m. • North Canton Medical Center
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.
17
Wednesday
Give it Up! Stop Smoking in 2018
6-7 p.m. • North Canton Medical Center
Sara Schaub • Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist
Come learn why quitting smoking can be the single best change you can make to improve your health in 2018. We will discuss how nicotine addiction works and how to develop a plan to quit smoking. Get tips on overcoming barriers to quitting and learn how to stay smoke-free for good.
18
Thursday
Brain Fitness
12-1 p.m. • Danbury Senior Living Center • Linda Griggs, MSN, RN-BC, ACNS-BC • Specialized Senior Services
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.
23
Tuesday
Puff, Puff, Wheeze, Wheeze - I Wish I Could Breathe!
6-7 p.m. • Aultman West
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.
24
Wednesday
Cataract Options & Solutions for Presbyopia
6-7 p.m. • North Canton Medical Center
Sanjeev Dewan, M.D. • Ophthalmology
Cataracts cause blurry vision and are a leading cause of treatable blindness. Join us to learn about prevention of cataracts and the various treatment options available.
25
Thursday
H.O.P.E. - Hold On to Positive Emotion
6-7 p.m. • Aultman West
Sara N. Sayre, Ph.D., Psychology Fellow • Fordyce & Associates
Adrienne V. Sampson, Ph.D., Psychology Fellow • Fordyce & Associates
Start the New Year with a positive outlook! Learn the mental health benefits of a positive perspective and tips for cultivating positivity in your daily life.
30
Tuesday
Hospice: What It Can Do For You
6-7 p.m. • Aultman Orrville
Christy Michael, Director of Clinical Operations • Life Care Hospice
A broad look at how hospice works to benefit patients and their families when confronted with a life-limiting illness. Join us as we learn all about hospice services.
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.