Do You Have a Good Pair of Lungs? Practical Pointers for Respiratory Health

Somerville Elks 375 Union Ave., Bridgewater

The fall often prompts an increase in flu, COVID and pneumonia.  Discover strategies to good respiratory health, various lung conditions including cancer, causes of lung cancer, risk factors, diagnostic tools and the latest treatments, including video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and robotic-assisted thoracic surgery (RATS). Lee Gerson, MD, thoracic surgeon Nehal Mehta, MD, pulmonologist   To …

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Is Your Joint Health Weighing on You?

Somerville Elks 375 Union Ave., Bridgewater

Understand the body mass index (BMI), the impact of weight on joint health, the various causes of joint deterioration, the benefits of weight loss, strategies to loss weight and strengthen joints such as physical therapy, diagnosis and treatment options including bariatic and joint replacement surgery. Marcella O’Herlihy, RN, BSN, total joint coordinator Sandra Calado, MSN, …

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