Category Archives: Joslin Diabetes Center

Free Peripheral Artery Disease Screening Set for August 16

Are you at risk for stroke, heart attack or limb loss due to Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)?  Find out on Saturday, August 16 from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at a free PAD Screening held at the Floyd Memorial Medical Group-Vascular Surgery office located at 2125 State Street, Suite 3 in New Albany. PAD occurs when [...]

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Free Tobacco Cessation Classes Offered

Free Smoking Cessation Classes Offered Are you ready to stop smoking? Floyd Memorial Hospital has teamed up with the Floyd County Tobacco Cessation Coalition to offer free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation classes at three different locations in Floyd County.  The Cooper Clayton Method is a science-based program that was started over 25 [...]

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Free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar May 29

Explore the many options in treating common concerns of women today such as menopause, PMS symptoms and hormone imbalances at a free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar on Thursday, May 29 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about bio-identical hormone therapy, traditional hormone therapy and supplements that can [...]

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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 Weight Management Center Holding Free Holiday Open House December 10

The Floyd Memorial Weight Management Center will hold a free Holiday Open House on Tuesday, December 10 from 3 to 6 pm. The Center is located at 2125 State Street, #1 in New Albany. Meet the weight management team, tour the facility and enjoy healthy holiday treats. Also, take advantage of holiday special offers and discounts. [...]

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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Receives Prestigious Recognition

Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare was recently the only home health agency in the region named to the Top 500 of the 2013 HomeCare Elite™, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. Winners are ranked by an analysis of publicly available performance measures in quality outcomes, best practice (process measure) implementation, patient experience [...]

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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 Celebrates National Family Health and Fitness Day USA September 28

Floyd Memorial Hospital is celebrating the 17th annual National Family Health and Fitness Day USA on September 28 from 9 am to Noon at the New Albany Riverfront Amphitheater. The event’s purpose is to promote family involvement in physical activity, one of the goals of the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Physical Activity and Health. Family [...]

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