The May issue of CNE Talks Your Health is focused on getting your body moving. Stories include the benefits of riding your bike (maybe even to work), how the sun can help to enhance your mood, exercising while pregnant, and tips from our experts on dealing with spring allergies. So, what are you waiting for? Grab your sneaks and get your body moving!
Kent Hospital Cuts Ribbon on New Surgery Center
Kent Hospital held a ceremonial ribbon cutting and community open house marking the completion of construction on the new 30,000 square-foot Ambulatory Surgery Center, located within the new Ambulatory Services Pavilion. The facility is a leading example of cutting edge technology and design in New England.
Annual Breast Health Fair Celebrates Survivorship
The Breast Health Center at Kent is celebrating breast cancer survivorship by hosting its third annual Breast Health Fair on Friday, May 31, 2013, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Kent Hospital Doctors' Auditorium. The event is open to all cancer survivors, caregivers, staff and the community. Lunch will be provided.
Kent Hospital To Host Cardiology Support Group
KentHospital will host its first cardiology patient support group on Thursday, May 23, 2013, from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. in the Doctors' Auditorium. Details
Wound Care Kent's Wound Recovery and Hyperbaric Medicine Center located in Warwick, Rhode Island has eased the struggle for many individuals seeking chronic wound care. Using the latest techniques, including the area’s largest hyperbaric oxygen chambers (HBO), a team of medical, surgical and nursing professionals assesses and treats wound conditions including peripheral vascular disease, diabetes, trauma, cancer, ostomy, burns and other concerns.
Kids Choose to be Healthy is an 8-week program focusing on nutrition and fitness education. The program promotes healthier lifestyle choices for overweight children and children who are at risk for becoming overweight. For more information, call Pamela Hill at 401-737-7010, ext. 1237.