This Fall, FMH Women’s Health Service is offering four informative
seminars on topics of special interest to women. Each seminar will be
conducted by a recognized expert in the field, and include an opportunity
to ask questions. Light refreshments will be provided. Free and open to
I Only Leak When I Laugh: A Seminar on Women’s Pelvic Health Concerns
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
5:30pm – 7:30 P.M.
Do you leak when you laugh or cough? Do you feel pressure and discomfort
after a long day of standing on your feet? Do you look for bathrooms everywhere
you go, and worry that you may not get there in time? If you answered
yes to any of these questions, you are not alone. There is help available.
We Don’t Rest Until You Do: Women, Snoring and Sleep Disorders
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
5:30pm – 7:30 P.M.
Do you experience excessive daytime sleepiness or chronic fatigue, morning
headaches, dry mouth, or difficulty concentrating? Do you snore, have
impaired memory, or fall asleep while driving? You may have what is known
as obstructive sleep apnea, a serious sleep disorder that occurs when
a person has repeated interruptions in their breathing during sleep.
How Sweet It Is: Diabetes Prevention & Treatment
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
More than 29 million people in the U.S. have diabetes, and millions more
remain undiagnosed. This seminar will look at the effects of this disease
and the importance of prevention. A discussion of lifestyle interventions
and a cooking demonstration will highlight this interactive event.
Surviving the Holidays
Tuesday, December 8, 2105
This seminar focuses on practical ways to take care of one’s self
mentally and physically during this stressful season of the year. Topics
and demonstrations will include mental relaxation techniques, seated yoga
demonstration and a humorous yet educational cooking demonstration with
a local culinary instructor.
All seminars will be held in the second floor conference room at The Women’s
Center at FMH Crestwood, 7211 Bank Court, Frederick, MD 21703. Walk-ins
are welcome, but pre-registration is appreciated by calling Trish Reggio
at 240-215-1447 or emailing
email@example.com. Interpreters are available by advance request by calling 240-566-4370.