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New Year’s Resolutions – 4 Tips for a Successful YearNew Year’s Resolutions – 4 Tips for a Successful Year

The first day of the New Year inspires many to begin a new, healthier lifestyle. For some, the holidays have been a time of over-indulgence. Surveys suggest that the average American reports that they gain about 5 pounds during the holiday season. For others, the previous year has inspired concern with overall health. Whatever your reason for making healthy changes this year, we have some suggestions to help you make and meet your new goals! Get the Details>>

5 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise 5 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise

Exercise can help with weight loss and is generally good for our health in the long run, but many of us still can’t seem to get ourselves motivated to exercise as much as we should. Current guidelines recommend about 2.5 hours a week of moderately intense aerobic exercise (such as a brisk walk or jumping jacks) and at least 2 days a week of muscle-strengthening activity. 
Get Tips to Help You Get Motivated>>


Varicose Vein Solutions: What Are You Waiting For?Varicose Vein Solutions: What Are You Waiting For?

Do you wear long pants in the summer to hide the bulging and unsightly veins on your legs? You may think you don’t have the time or the money to get them fixed, but many of the latest treatments for varicose veins are quick, minimally invasive and often covered by insurance. Emory Vein Center is committed to providing the highest standard of vascular care in a professional and caring environment. 
Learn More About Vein Care Options at Emory>>



Upcoming MD Chats

Irregular Heartbeat: Is it Normal?

Irregular Heartbeat: Is it Normal?

Irregular Heartbeat: Is it Normal? Have you ever felt like your heart skipped a beat? This is a symptom of a very common rhythm disorder called an arrhythmia. Some arrhythmias are relatively harmless, but others can be fatal if not treated. Join Michael Hoskins, MD, on Tuesday, February 24, at 12 noon for an interactive web chat about living with and treating arrhythmias. Dr. Hoskins will be available to answer questions and discuss various topics about arrhythmias, including symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and treatment. Chat Sign-Up>>



Body Contouring: Getting Ready for Summer

Body Contouring: Getting Ready for Summer

Body Contouring: Getting Ready for SummerWith the warmer weather fast approaching, it's time to start trading in those hats and gloves for shorts and swimsuits. Body contouring can improve the shape of your body and tighten excess or loose skin. If the normal effects of aging or childbearing have made you wonder if a cosmetic body contouring procedure is right for you, join Emory Aesthetic Center plastic surgeon, Dr. Felmont Eaves, on Tuesday, March 10 at noon, as he walks you through both surgical and non-surgical options – including liposuction, tummy tucks, arm or thigh lifts and surgery after weight loss. Dr. Eaves will answer all of your questions to ensure you are confidently able to take the next step and be ready for summer. Chat Sign-Up>>



Go Red for Your Heart

Go Red for Your Heart Heart disease is the number one killer of women in the United States, but in many cases it’s preventable. That’s why Emory Healthcare would like to invite you to join us at one of our upcoming women’s heart health events to recognize Heart Month in February and Mother’s Day in May. Attendees will have an opportunity to meet Emory Women’s Heart Center physicians and staff and learn about heart disease prevention, detection and treatment. Learn More>>

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upcoming events

Fertility Seminar
2/7 at 11:30 a.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Newborn Care and Behavior

2/9 at 6 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Breastfeeding Classes
Breastfeeding Part 1

2/13 at 4 p.m.
2/13 at 7 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Prepared Childbirth
Four Day Wednesday Class

2/18- 3/11 at 7 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Breastfeeding Part 2

2/20 at 7 p.m.

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Emory University Orthoapedics and Spine Hospital: Pre-Operative Total Joint Class
2/10 at 11 a.m.

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Emory Johns Creek Hospital
Childbirth Preparation Class - 2 Weekdays

2/12 - 2/19 at 6 p.m.

Childbirth Preparation Class - Weekend
2/21 at 9 a.m.

Community Health Classes
2/25 at 5:30 p.m.

Register online or call
404-778-7777 for more information.