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We know you're busy. That's why we've created a series of FREE monthly online health seminars that you can access from the comforts of your home or office.
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Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Education
Head and neck cancer cases are on the rise in the U.S. Vincent Reid, MD, FACS, Medical Director of Hall-Perrine Cancer Center, will explain the common risk factors of alcohol and tobacco use, and Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Screening and prevention, including smoking cessation, will be reviewed. Learn about common malignancies, treatment options and their impact.
Vincent Reid, MD, FACS
Medical Director, Hall-Perrine Cancer Center
ABCs of Child Safety Seats
Vehicle crashes are the number one cause of childhood fatalities in the nation, and 73% of children are incorrectly restrained or not restrained at all. As a parent, one of the most important responsibilities you have is to keep your child safe while riding in a vehicle.
Michelle Altmaier, Program Coordinator, Mercy Birthplace, and Shannon Stokesberry, Cedar Rapids Police Department, will outline types of child safety seats and appropriate ages and weights for each. Tune in for answers to questions about child safety seats.
Michelle Altmaier, Program Coordinator, Mercy Birthplace
Shannon Stokesberry, Cedar Rapids Police Department