Free Health Seminars Offered at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas|
DALLAS - The following health seminars at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas are part of Advances in Medicine, an ongoing initiative to inform local residents about the latest treatments for common health problems and raise awareness about current medical issues.
Do you snore, have trouble sleeping or have sleep apnea?
Sleep apnea is a common disorder in which breathing stops during sleep and can be characterized by snoring or daytime sleepiness. Join Dr. Nabeel Farah, a sleep medicine specialist on the medical staff at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, as he discusses the causes and symptoms of sleep apnea and snoring, as well as the newest treatment options.
The event will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, in Haggar Hall at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. To register, call 1-800-4-Presby or register online.
The Truth About Allergies
According to the Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, allergies affect about 20 percent of Americans. The percentages are even higher in North Texas, where millions of residents regularly fight seasonal allergies, from ragweed to mountain cedar pollen. Join Dr. Sandeep Gupta, an allergist on the medical staff at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, as he discusses the most common triggers of allergies and how you can help minimize allergy disruptions in your life.
The event will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 29, in Haggar Hall at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. To register, call 1-800-4-Presby or register online.
About Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Established in 1966, PHD is the flagship hospital of Presbyterian Healthcare System, a member of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system. US News and World Report ranks PHD, a recognized clinical program leader, providing technologically advanced care to patients, among the nation's best hospitals in digestive disorders, orthopedics, and neurology and neurosurgery. The 866-bed facility has approximately 4,000 employees and an active medical staff of more than 1,000 physicians. For more information about PHD, visit http://www.phscare.org/.
Stephen O'Brien, Public Relations manager