Monthly Archives: October 2008

Women’s Seminar to Focus on Holiday Tips for the Hectic Woman

The holidays are a chaotic time for all of us, but women in particular often carry the heaviest load. Floyd Memorial’s latest For Women Only Seminar-Holiday Tips for the Hectic Woman, can help ease the stress. From easy, healthy recipes and preparation demonstrations, to tips for simplifying the holidays and handling stress, this special event [...]

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Floyd Memorial Surgeon Named President of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) recently named Donn R. Chatham, M.D., as president of the organization. Dr. Chatham, who practices facial plastic surgery in both Louisville and New Albany, will lead the world’s largest specialty association that represents over 2,700 facial plastic and reconstructive surgeons across the globe. “I am [...]

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Floyd Memorial & Alzheimer’s Association to Host Free Lunch n’ Learn Program

Recognizing the warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease and facing the diagnosis and treatment process can be truly daunting for loved ones and family members. Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services and the Alzheimer’s Association of Southern Indiana and Kentucky have teamed up to lend a helping hand by offering a free Lunch n’ Learn program [...]

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Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate to Host Women’s Diabetes Forum

An estimated 23.6 million Americans-10.7 percent of the population-suffer from diabetes.  Of those, 17.9 million have been diagnosed, with 5.7 million undiagnosed and living without knowledge of their condition.  An additional 54 million are believed to have pre-diabetes, a condition in which blood sugar levels are elevated above normal and leading towards full-blown type 2 [...]

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