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Classes, Events, Support Groups

Events and Classes

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 6:00pm

Join women's heart experts at Rush for an informative program that will outline your individual risk factors based on your ethnicity and explain how to be proactive about your heart health.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:30am

Come to Belmont Village for lunch and a lecture on heart health from Donald Tanis, MD, a cardiologist at Rush Oak Park Hospital.

To register, please call Belmont Village at (708) 848-7200 or email pporter@belmontvillage.com.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 6:30pm

Learn how your inner ear, or your vestibular system, contributes to your balance and what a physical therapist can do to keep you steady on your feet.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 6:30pm

Shoulders can hurt for many reasons, including rotator cuff tears, osteoarthritis, bursitis and tendonitis. Learn how to prevent shoulder pain from a White Sox team physician and get tips from physical therapists on ways to keep your shoulders strong.

Speaker: Dr. Jeremy Alland, MD - storts medicine specialist
Irish Thompson, PT, physical therapist

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 6:30pm

Learn more about colorectal screenings and the latest treatment options for colorectal cancer.

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 10:00am

Sign-up for the blood drive at Rush Oak Park Hospital on March 27. Go to lifesource.org/donate-blood/where-to-donate/. Search under mobile blood drives. Help us make a difference!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 6:30pm

A stuffy or runny nose, headaches and even bad breath can all be signs of an acute or chronic sinus disorder. Learn more about treatments for these problems and improve your quality of life.

Speaker: Dr. Bobby Tajudeen, MD, otolaryngologist

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 5:30pm

Let Rush Oak Park Hospital and the Respiratory Health Association help you meet your smoke-free goals. Participate in the Courage to Quit program. Led by a respiratory therapist at Rush, the FREE program consists of three classes over three consecutive weeks. Topics covered include addiction and withdrawal, quit smoking medicines, managing cravings and avoiding triggers as well as the health benefits of quitting.

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Support Groups

Meets quarterly, 9 to 10 a.m.

This group meets the second Saturday of every month (except August) at Rush Oak Park Hospital in the Centennial Room.

The program is an educational and support group for both care-partners and patients. More advanced patients are welcome, though the group is not exclusive to patients at...

Meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month, 6 to 8 p.m.