Bestselling Author Lisa Oz Keynote Speaker at Lourdes Community Day Event
Lisa Oz, author of "US: Transforming Ourselves and the Relationships that Matter Most," will be the keynote speaker at Lourdes Health System's Community Health event on May 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza on Route 70 in Cherry Hill. This event celebrates Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center's 1,000th procedure using the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, and besides Lisa Oz, will feature free screenings, breakout sessions on topics such as women's health and diabetes management and information on Lourdes programs and services. Call 1-888-LOURDES (568-7337) to register for this FREE event.
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APRIL 2010
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Mind Your Meds: Drug, Supplement Combinations May Put You At Risk
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What Causes Your Headaches? Learn FREE This Month!
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