Prostate cancer survivors gather to celebrate, support each other


Fifty prostate cancer survivors, wives, family members and their WellStar support team gathered to celebrate overcoming prostate cancer this September. The survivors are members of a Prostate Cancer Support Group that meet monthly on the WellStar Kennestone Campus. The men and their family members were welcomed to the WellStar-hosted dinner celebration in the newly renovated Cancer Center by Justin read more

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Every beat counts! Atrial Fibrillation & Stroke Awareness Seminar Wednesday


Learn more about living with atrial fibrillation and many options for treatment at a WellStar community education seminar. Atrail fibrillation, or Afib, is a condition experienced by an estimated 2.7 million Americans. It is a quivering or irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia), which can lead to heart failure, stroke, blood clots and other cardiac complications. It is read more

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Atlanta Fearless Caregiver Conference is October 21


Do you feel that you can’t balance family, work and caregiving?  Are family members not helping?  Do you feel your adult child will never be independent?  Bring your questions to the experts at the Atlanta Fearless Caregiver Conference 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21 (lunch included) at the Cobb County Senior Wellness Center at read more

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RSVP for Holistic Healing Circle this Monday


Experience energetic healing at a Holistic Healing Circle on Monday, September 28th, 8 – 9:30pm at Marietta Center for Yoga and Well Being, 317 Alexander Street. Cost is $10. Energetic healing is the process of restoring balance and increasing the flow of energy in and around the body. By activating energies in and around the body, healing stimulates health read more

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Build a better body image at WellStar


  Building a Positive Body Image presented by a panel of WellStar healthcare professionals is tonight, September 22, 2015. Gain strategies to balance this pressure and learn the role family dynamics plays in building a positive body  image. Refreshments: 6pm. Program presentation: 6:30-8pm. $10/family. More info/to register: WellStar, 770-956-7827.   LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love our newsletter! Click HERE read more

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WellStar East Cobb Health Park celebrates one year of providing care close to home


  WellStar East Cobb Health Park celebrated one year of providing unparalleled healthcare delivery to the East Cobb community this September. With nearly 128,000 patients visiting the Health Park in its first 12 months, the facility exceeded initial projections, with high growth particularly in medical imaging, OrthoSport physical therapy, cardiac & pulmonary rehab, cardiac, urgent read more

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