Category Archives: Health Education

Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Working to Raise Awareness of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center, a member of the Healogics network, is participating in a National Diabetes Campaign from October 27 to October 31. The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center offers advanced therapies to patients suffering from chronic wounds like diabetic foot ulcers.  Program directors across the nation will dedicate the entire week to [...]

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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Receives National Recognition During National Home Care and Hospice Month

November is National Home Care and Hospice Month and Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare has once again earned recognition on the HomeCare Elite™ Top 500 list of home health agencies nationwide. This is the fourth year in a row that Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare has made the prestigious list, and the fifth year overall. HomeCare Elite [...]

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Floyd Memorial Celebrates World Stroke Day October 29

As a provider for stroke patients, Floyd Memorial is celebrating World Stroke Day on Wednesday, October 29. According to the National Stroke Association, stroke is the fourth leading cause of death and a leading cause of serious, long-term adult disability in the U.S. A stroke can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of race, sex [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Foot Screening and Fair November 8 During National Diabetes Awareness Month

In honor of National Diabetes Awareness and Wound Care month, Floyd Memorial is offering a free Foot Fair and Screening on Saturday, November 8 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center. Receive a free foot screening and education on keeping your feet and eyes healthy. The goal of the foot [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Osteoporosis and Spinal Compression Fractures Seminar November 6

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Osteoporosis and Spinal Compression Fractures Seminar on Thursday, November 6 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Paris Health Education Center. Many aging adults, especially women, develop osteoporosis and, as a result, spinal compression fractures are created from the weakened bones of the spine, which can be very painful. [...]

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Find Out How to Get Rid of Joint Pain at a Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar October 9

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, October 9 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn about advanced treatments [...]

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Discover Your Options at Floyd Memorial’s Free Shoulder Pain Seminar September 25

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Shoulder Replacement Seminar on Thursday, September 25 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about advanced treatments that may offer dramatic relief of your shoulder pain.  An orthopedic surgeon and nurse will discuss medications and exercise, and explain the latest technology from [...]

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Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar August 28

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, August 28 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn about advanced treatments [...]

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Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate Hosting Free “Helping Students with Diabetes” In-service for School Personnel

The Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center is hosting a free in-service for school personnel, including teachers, nurses, health aides, volunteers and others, on how to help students who have diabetes. The topics that will be discussed are insulin, low and high blood sugars, monitoring, nutrition and insulin pens and pumps. This will help school personnel [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Surgical Weightloss Seminar August 20

Floyd Memorial will offer a free surgical weightloss seminar on Wednesday, August 20, from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. A board certified general surgeon will discuss gastric banding and gastric sleeve surgery and the services and support provided by the Floyd Memorial Weight Management Center. Find out if [...]

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