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Protect Yourself: Medication Safety

Medications allow many of us to have better quality of life by managing pain, infection, and many types of health conditions. Though medications are usually safe when taken as prescribed, there are risks associated with any medication. Patients and their caregivers can stay safe by educating themselves about safe medicine practices. Join Becky Wilkins, Associate Director of Ambulatory Services for The Ohio State University Family Practice at Upper Arlington.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

Vivian Harvey will lead a weekly discussion about current news events that is for those non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins on August 20, 2014.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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Protect Yourself: Brain Health As You Age

You CAN make a difference! We all want to stay healthy and independent as we get older. Along with keeping our bodies in good shape, we want to keep our minds healthy, too. Developing a brain disease or injury as you age depends on a mix of your family’s genes, your environment, and your health choices. Join the discussion to find out how overall health affects your brain and what factors and health choices you can control to keep your brain in tip top shape. Presented by Amy Schossler, Director of the Upper Arlington Commission on Aging.

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Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

Vivian Harvey will lead a weekly discussion about current news events that is for those non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins on August 20, 2014.

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Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

Vivian Harvey will lead a weekly discussion about current news events that is for those non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins on August 20, 2014.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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The Stand Project | Speaker Series Presents: Dr. Robert Crane

Dr. Robert Crane is one of the nation’s leading experts on tobacco addiction. He’ll discuss the Tobacco21 movement that is leading cities around the country to change the legal age to purchase tobacco products. Dr. Crane’s interactive presentation will examine the nicotine and tobacco epidemic with a special focus on adolescents and pregnant women. Dr. Crane will discuss various new products such as e-cigarettes, vaping and hookah products which have exploded into the teen market and the developmental neurobiology of nicotine and other addictive drugs.

Dr. Robert Crane is a Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine at The Ohio State Universityand the President of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation.

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Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

Vivian Harvey will lead a weekly discussion about current news events that is for those non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins on August 20, 2014.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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