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March 16: Free Seminar On Lymphedema Awareness Set In Smyrna


 

Free community health and wellness informational seminar to raise awareness about symptoms, causes and treatment of lymphedema. Missy Misenhimer, PTA, CLT-LANA and Jill Brown, MSPT, CLT, both certified therapists with TriStar StoneCrest Physical Medicine department, will share their expert knowledge of lymphedema. A free, healthy lunch will be provided. Seating is limited and registration is required.

March is national Lymphedema month. Up to 10 million Americans, and hundreds of millions worldwide, suffer from lymphedema and lymphatic diseases. Lymphedema is a chronic lymphatic disease that results in disfiguring swelling in one or more parts of the body. Cancer treatment survivors, patients that experience severe physical trauma, individuals born with abnormalities in the lymphatic system, certain surgeries or infections can all contribute to this disease. Join us on March 16, 2018 to raise awareness about lymphedema and how early diagnosis, treatment and management can help control the illness.


Friday, March 16, 2018 • 11:30 p.m. - 1 p.m.

StoneCrest Medical Center

Medical Office Building Entrance-MOB Conference Room

300 StoneCrest Blvd., Smyrna, TN 37167

Presented in partnership by TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center and the North Rutherford YMCA.

FREE! Registration is required by visiting TriStarHealth.com/Events or calling 615-342-1919.

For more information, call TriStar MedLine® at 615-342-1919.

 
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