Pardee Hospital hosted a Diabetes Awareness Day on Wed., Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., at the Pardee Health Education Center located in the Blue Ridge Mall. Attendees of this free event were able to learn about diabetes and how to manage the disease. Blood pressure, body fat analysis and foot screenings were available at no cost. In addition, healthcare professionals were also available to answer questions and provide information helpful in the self-management of diabetes. Diabetes Awareness Day was provided by Perspectives Diabetes Self-Management Education Program at Pardee. See below some photos from Diabetes Awareness Day: [gallery link="file" order="DESC"]
Since November is Caregiver Awareness Month, the Pardee Pavilion Adult Day Health Services decided to thank caregivers for all they do by hosting a gathering at the Pavilion. A combination of former and current users of the Pavilion program and their family members attended. Terry Wetton played the guitar and sang. Check out the photos below from the caregiver appreciation event. [gallery link="file" order="DESC"]
We filmed a virtual tour of the breast center last week so our patients could see what it is like to be in the center. The Elizabeth Reilly Breast Center at Pardee Hospital gives women and men access to the most advanced breast diagnostic and treatment services available today. Pardee's Comprehensive Breast Center includes state-of-the-art technology, advanced and innovative treatment options, highly skilled and compassionate staff, and it has recently been renovated. Click here for more detail about the center.