HealthTalks

From October 2019 to March 2020, join us at the Reh-Fit Centre for a series of stimulating, interactive lectures on timely health and wellness issues by acclaimed experts, brought to you by the University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences. 

To register, call 204-789-3238 or email healthtalks@umanitoba.ca.

REGISTRATION OPEN TO ALL | FREE ADMISSION | ALL SESSIONS 7:00 – 9:00 PM 


Thursday, October 10, 2019
 
I THINK I AM HAVING A HEART ATTACK

Dr. Kieran Daly
Consultant Cardiologist, Galway University Hospital and Clinical Professor Department of Medicine, National University of Ireland


Thursday, November 14, 2019

MY SUGARS ARE UP - NOW WHAT?

My Sugars Are Up - Now What?
John Balagus
Diabetes Nurse Educator

New drugs with fancy names: Do they live up to the hype?
Dr. Jamie Falk
 


Wednesday, December 4, 2019

THESE JOINTS ARE JUMPING - PREVENTION STRATEGIES FOR HEALTHY JOINTS

Osteoarthritis Prevention
Dr. Glen Thompson

Bone Fitness: Hips and Knees (Skills)
Reh-Fit Team 


Thursday, February 13, 2020

LIVER DISEASE AND OBESITY - MAKING THE CONNECTION

Fatty Liver Disease
Dr. Stephen Wong

Dietary Management of Obesity
Reh-Fit Team


Wednesday, March 11, 2020

MIND OVER MATTER - MANAGING ANXIETY THROUGH MINDFULNESS

Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Dr. Jane Moody

Mindfulness Techniques (Skills)
Dr. Jillian Horton

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

WHAT YOUR GUT IS TELLING YOU

Presentation slides

CancerCare resources:

Preventing colon cancer

Colon cancer screening

Getting ready for your colonoscopy


Wednesday, January 16, 2019

MAINTAINING BALANCE:
DECONSTRUCTING DIZZINESS AND FALL PREVENTION SKILLS

Presentation slides

Resources:

Staying on your feet

Fall prevention community of practice loop

Home exercises [PDF]


Thursday, February 21, 2019

HEART SMART GALS WON'T YOU COME OUT TONIGHT

Presentation slides – Dr. Toleva


Wednesday, April 17, 2019

WOUND CARE SKILLS AND Q&A
 
Presentation slides