For Your Health, Spring Seminar Series

SLUCare is offering nine FREE one-hour seminars April 12 through 27 on topics that cover the medical health spectrum. The presenters are all SLUCare Physician Group providers.

All events this season are open to the public and will held at The Lodge Des Peres.

Because seating is limited, it's recommended you register early for each presentation you want to attend.

Light refreshments will be served.

SERIES TOPICS & SCHEDULE

A Hard Pill to Swallow

Michelle Payne, SLPApril 20 | 7-8 p.m. | The Lodge Des Peres
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Presenter: Michelle Payne, Speech Language Pathologist

Many Americans over the age of 50 experience changes that affect their voice and swallowing. Voice and swallowing problems can impact a person's quality of life, social interaction and overall health. Speech pathologist Michelle Payne, SLP, will explain the causes, symptoms and effective treatments to protect your voice and ability to swallow.

Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Michael WilliamsApril 26 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | The Lodge Des Peres
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Presenter: Michael Williams, MD, Vascular Surgeon

An abdominal aortic aneurysm, or AAA, is an enlarged and weakened area in the lower part of the aorta, that if ruptured, can lead to life-threatening internal bleeding. Are you at risk? Dr. Williams will explain the risk factors in developing AAA, the symptoms to look out for, and when to seek medical help.


His and Her Sexual Dysfunction

Dr. Sophia Ford-Glanton and Dr. Becky LynnApril 27 | 7-8 p.m. | The Lodge Des Peres
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Presenters: Sophia Ford-Glanton, MD, Urologist, and Dr. Becky Lynn, MD, Gynecologist

Urologist Dr. Ford-Glanton and gynecologist Dr. Lynn will each discuss gender-specific sexual problems during simultaneous "his and her" presentations at The Lodge. Discover causes, treatments, practical solutions and leading research for specific problems you, your spouse or a friend may suffer from.