Ever wonder what a diet without meat might be like? Curious about the value of a vegan lifestyle? With over 1 million Americans currently going vegan now's the perfect time to get the facts and forget the fiction. Understand the potential benefits, risks and opportunities this diet presents. Join Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Andrea Caplan May 20 from 12pm - 1pm for a special live chat on a way of eating that's becoming more and more popular.
Studies show that a healthy diet can be useful in preventing cancer as well as assisting in the treatment and recovery process. However, for many patients, finding the right foods and understanding their nutritional value can be a confusing and intimidating experience. If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about the relationship between what we eat and how our bodies respond to cancer, this is a chat you need to be a part of. Join us on May 6, 2015 from 12pm to 1pm for a live question and answer session with Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Andrea Caplan. Live Blog Ask the Dietitian: Nutrition and Cancer
Cheri Clancy, MSN, RN, Kennedy Health’s Assistant Vice President of the Patient Experience, will be featured on the June 2015 cover of AONE’s (American Organization of Nurse Executives) bi-monthly journal, Nurse Leader, as an “Exceptional Nurse Leader.” Each Nurse Leader issue features a unique profile on the leadership path taken by a well-known nurse. Magazine Editor-in-Chief Roxane Spitzer said Clancy was nominated for the honor by a colleague, and was chosen by AONE’s advisory board for the cover profile because of her “exemplary characteristics” as a nurse leader.
Being significantly overweight presents challenges to your health, but also your personal and professional lives. If you have tried diet, exercise and medication, but still aren't satisfied with the results, it might be time to consider a surgical option to improve your health.
Thomas Newmark, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry at Rowan SOM presented at the annual meeting of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry. Dr. Newmark, President of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry, spoke on the "Psychiatric Aspects of Infamous Sports Scandals" in New York City on March 4, 2014.
Kennedy Health System offers a variety of health education and wellness programs designed for you and your family. Classes are offered year-round in convenient locations in Camden, Gloucester and Burlington counties.
Registration is necessary for all classes and special events.