Category Archives: Health Education

Quit Smoking Now! Floyd Memorial Offering FREE Smoking Cessation Classes

What: FREE Smoking Cessation Classes Where: Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana Lower Level Conference Room, 2210 Green Valley Road, New Albany, IN When: Fridays, 1-2 p.m.,  April 4 to June 27;  Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., July 9 to October 1 Why: Over 30 percent of Floyd county residents smoke, and our mortality rates for lung [...]

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Free Diabetes Update Seminar Set for March 8

According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes is a disease that affects 25.6 million Americans over the age of 20, over 11 percent of the population.  In an effort to combat the diabetes epidemic, the Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at Floyd Memorial Hospital continues to focus on education and behavior modification for lifelong management, while [...]

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Free Surgical Weightloss Seminar Set for February 19

Floyd Memorial will offer a free surgical weightloss seminar on Wednesday, February 19, 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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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar

Explore the many options in treating common concerns of women today such as menopause, PMS symptoms and hormone imbalances on Thursday, February 13 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center at a free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar. Learn about bio-identical hormone therapy, traditional hormone therapy and supplements that can [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Shoulder Pain Seminar January 28

Many people struggle to reach overhead and sleep through the night because of shoulder pain. A free Shoulder Pain Seminar will be held Tuesday, January 28 from 6 to 7 pm in the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. This is your chance to learn your options. Board certified orthopedic surgeon, Kris Abeln, MD, and [...]

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Floyd Memorial Birthing Center Midwife Offers Free New Family Fundamentals Class

Floyd Memorial Birthing Center’s certified nurse midwife, Carla Layne, ARNP, CNM, will present a New Family Fundamentals: Midwives, Doulas and Dads free class on Wednesday, December 18 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. If you’ve always wanted to know what a certified nurse midwife does, find out at [...]

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Learn Treatments to Help Joint Pain at a Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar December 10

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Tuesday, December 10 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 activities like walking, golf, bowling, swimming and gardening due to pain in the knees or hips, [...]

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The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Warning Signs During American Diabetes Month in November

November is American Diabetes Month and the healthcare experts at the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center are drawing attention to the fact that every hour seven people across the country lose a foot or leg to the disease, which is the leading cause of lower-limb amputations not caused by accidents. According to the National Institutes [...]

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Floyd Memorial Hosting Sleep Seminar November 6

The Floyd Memorial Sleep Disorders Center is hosting a free Sleep Seminar on Tuesday, November 6 from 7:30 – 8:30 am and 1:30 – 2:30 pm in the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Understand what causes sleep problems in children and adults, discover how sleep deprivation affects your body, learn techniques to help you [...]

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New Family Fundamentals: Midwives, Doulas and Dads Free Class October 30

Floyd Memorial Birthing Center’s certified nurse midwife, Carla Layne, ARNP, CNM, will present a New Family Fundamentals: Midwives, Doulas and Dads free class on Wednesday, October 30 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. If you’ve always wanted to know what a certified nurse midwife does, find out at [...]

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