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August 9: Women’s Pelvic Health

The Community Health Education Center will host a program on women’s pelvic health Tuesday, Aug. 9 at 12:00 pm. Join the Women’s Pelvic Health Center at VCU Health to learn more about urinary incontinence and pelvic disorders in women, and how they can be treated. Refreshments will be provided. Space is limited and registration required. For …. Read more

Aug. 3 & 5: Summer Mindfulness

Mindfulness meditation sessions with Georgianne Ginder will be held on Wednesday, August 3 and Friday, August 5 at 12 noon and again at 12:30 pm. Space is limited. Please let us know which of the 30 minute sessions you plan to attend by contacting seamick@vcu.edu or calling 804-828-2432. Too Good to Be True? Determine for …. Read more

July 27: Summer Mindfulness

Mindfulness meditation sessions with Georgianne Ginder will be held this week on Wednesday, July 27  at 12 noon and again at 12:30 pm. Space is limited. Please let us know which of the 30 minute sessions you plan to attend by contacting seamick@vcu.edu or calling 804-828-2432. Too Good to Be True? Determine for yourself! What …. Read more

July 20 & 22: Summer Meditation

Mindfulness meditation sessions with Georgianne Ginder will be held this week on Wednesday, July 20 and Friday, July 22 at 12 noon and again at 12:30 pm. Space is limited. Please let us know which of the 30 minute sessions you plan to attend by contacting seamick@vcu.edu or calling 804-828-2432. Too Good to Be True? …. Read more

July 20: Chronic Tendon Disease

The Community Health Education Center will host a program on chronic tendon disease Wednesday, July 20 at 12:00 pm. This program will be presented by Dr. Jeff Elbich, VCU Health Department of Radiology. Join us to learn more about painful scar tissue buildup in tendons and a new minimally invasive outpatient procedure to treat this condition. …. Read more

July 13 & 15: Summer Mindfulness

Mindfulness meditation sessions with Georgianne Ginder will be held this week on Wednesday, July 13 and Friday, July 15 at 12 noon and again at 12:30 pm. Space is limited. Please let us know which of the 30 minute sessions you plan to attend by contacting seamick@vcu.edu or calling 804-828-2432. Too Good to Be True? …. Read more

July 6 & 8: Summer Mindfulness

In the science of integrative medicine, one of the many ways in which Eastern practices meet Western science is through the practice of mindfulness. To learn more about how mindfulness works and why it is so beneficial, join Georgianne Ginder for one of our weekly 30 minute sessions. Take a moment out of your day …. Read more

June 22 & 24: Integrative Mindfulness

In the science of integrative medicine, one of the many ways in which Eastern practices meet Western science is through the practice of mindfulness. To learn more about how mindfulness works and why it is so beneficial, join Georgianne Ginder for one of our weekly 30 minute sessions. Take a moment out of your day …. Read more

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June 21: Get the Facts about Snakebite

Please join us in the Community Health Education Center to “Get the Facts about Snakebite” on Tuesday, June 21 at 12:00 pm. This program will be presented by Evelyn Waring RN, BSN, CSPI from the Virginia Poison Center. Although it can be the cause of much anxiety, snakebite is a very preventable, and treatable, injury in …. Read more

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June 15 & 17: Integrative Mindfulness

In the science of integrative medicine, one of the many ways in which Eastern practices meet Western science is through the practice of mindfulness. To learn more about how mindfulness works and why it is so beneficial, join Georgianne Ginder for one of our weekly 30 minute sessions. Take a moment out of your day …. Read more

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Did You Know?

90 may be the new 85? The number of people 90 and older is on the rise. In 1980, there were 720,000 people aged 90 and older in the United States. In 2010, the number was 1.9 million. By 2050, it could be 9 million. – MedlinePlus Magazine