Emory Health Source

Emory Health Source

October 2010

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness

Second only to non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer affecting women. In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we invite you to take a look at our newly overhauled breast health resources online. Early detection and education are two of the most important steps in fighting breast cancer.



Dancing Again After Foot and Ankle Injuries

Dancing Again

For Blake Dalton and Erin Weller dancing isn’t just a way to have fun and exercise, it’s a lifelong career and passion. So when Erin broke her foot and Blake tore his Achilles tendon, getting expert care and treatment to get them back on their feet was critical. Learn more about the advances being made at Emory Sports Medicine and how Dr. Labib was able to get this couple back on their feet and dancing.



Five Tips for Analyzing Health Articles

Five tips

In society today, we are constantly bombarded by nutrition messages from the health advertising industry guaranteeing quick fixes and instant results. It is important that as consumers we are aware of what makes for a credible health information source. To help our patients and community, we’ve put together five tips for analyzing and evaluating health articles.



Emory Hospital SuitesHaving surgery at Emory University Hospital?

Consider a stay in a Rollins Pavilion hospital suite.




Thai Noodle ChickenNew Heart Healthy Recipe

One Pot Thai Noodle Chicken & Veggie Salad

Try this delicious recipe: low in fat, an excellent source of fiber and appropriate for low sodium diets!



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upcoming events

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Newborn Care & Behavior

7/8 at 3 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
7/11 at 6 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Breastfeeding Classes
Breastfeeding Part 1

7/13 at 4 p.m.
7/13 at 7 p.m.
Breastfeeding Part 2
7/20 at 7 p.m.

Fertility Seminar
7/14 at 11:30 a.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
Young and Pregnant

2 Tuesday Series
7/24 and 7/31 at 6 p.m.

Perinatal Classes at Midtown
My Time-Sibling Class

7/28 at 10 a.m.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital:
Breastfeeding Class
6/30 at 9:30 a.m.
7/21 at 9:30 a.m.

Childbirth Preparation Class - Weekend
7/7 at 9 a.m.

Childbirth Preparation Class - Thursdays
7/12 - 8/2 at 6 p.m.

CPR for Lay Providers
7/24 at 7 p.m.

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