Health Programs


2018 Adult Education Programs  

 

Perils and Pitfalls of Pills (See Flyer)
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call the Franklin Health Department at 425-9101

Medications play a pivotal role in our wellness, allowing us to improve our quality of life.  Yet, some medications have the potential to harm as well as to heal.  As a Certified Senior Advisor, Claire Sedushak understands the perils and pitfalls of this challenging balance.   

Presenter:  Claire Sedushak, RPh, MA, CSA, Medication Review Consultant, Medicine Check-Up, LLC.    

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Pre-Diabetes vs Type 2 Diabetes, What is the Difference (See Flyer)
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call the Franklin Health Department at 425-9101

Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator, Deb Nealon, will share how lifestyle changes can prevent the development of pre-diabetes or pre-diabetes becoming Type 2 diabetes.  If you are fooled or confused on what to eat or not eat for overall good health, this evidence-based presentation will answer your questions.   

Presenter:  Deborah Nealon, MS, RD CDE, Board Certified Advanced Diabetes Management, Aurora Health Care.    

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Legal & Financial Considerations When the Diagnosis is Dementia
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call the Franklin Health Department at 425-9101

Creating a plan for your future as you advance in age or in the early stages of dementia or Alzheimer's disease can ensure your wishes are met.  The sooner you establish your legal and financial plans, the better prepared you and your family will be.  Learn which legal and financial documents should be a part of the planning and what are the considerations for admitting a loved one to a Memory Care facility.  Attorney Michael Sanger will walk you through the legal aspects and Cathy Kossow will address the considerations for residential memory care.     

Presenters:  Attorney Michael Sanger, Sanger Law Offices, SC & Cathy Kossow, Marketing Director, Layton Terrace, A Laureate Group Senior Community    

Franklin Health Department
9229 W. Loomis Road
M-F, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
 
Phone:  414-425-9101
Fax:  414-427-7539

 

Health Programs


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