ETMC offers seminars on stroke, sleep apnea

Published on Saturday, 10 May 2014 18:12 - Written by From Staff Reports

Free sleep apnea seminar offered at ETMC

 

A free sleep apnea seminar will be offered at the ETMC Olympic Center on May 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the education room on the second floor across from the gym.

Sleep educator Tollea Neely with the ETMC Sleep Center will discuss how to get a better night’s sleep and discuss the signs and symptoms of sleep apnea and ways to treat it.

To register for the event, please call 903-596-3233.

 

ETMC offers free seminar on stroke

 

ETMC will offer a free KnowledgeFirst Forum on the warning signs of stroke with Dr. Allison Hennigan of the ETMC Neurological Institute on, at noon Tuesday, in the ETMC Pavilion in Tyler.

“Stroke is ranked as the fourth-leading cause of death and leading cause of adult disability in the United States,” Hennigan said. “We will discuss the signs to look for, current treatment options and how you can reduce your risks of having a stroke.”

Lunch will be served. Free parking is available next to the ETMC Pavilion, at 801 Clinic Drive in Tyler. The gate and building will open at 11:15 a.m. and the presentation will begin at noon. Please pre-register by calling 866-333-ETMC and press 6.