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Take Charge of Your Health: Free Health Talks at Brigham and Women’s Health Care Center, Westwood

Brigham and Women’s Health Care Center, Westwood strives to educate our patients by offering free health talks that help improve your health and quality of life. Our clinical team welcomes the opportunity to meet members of the community to answer common health questions and discuss ways you can take charge of your health.    


Taking Control of Your Diabetes
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM 
100 Brigham Way, University Station in Westwood

More than 100 million U.S. adults are now living with diabetes or prediabetes, a condition that if not treated often leads to type 2 diabetes within five years.

In this free talk, Eric N. Diamond, MD, an experienced internist and medical director, will discuss risk factors and treatments for addressing diabetes, an illness that has become an epidemic in the U.S. and beyond. An open Q&A session will follow the talk where you can ask Dr. Diamond everything you have always wanted to ask your Primary Care Provider, but never did.   

Healthy Heart, Healthy You  
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM 
100 Brigham Way, University Station in Westwood 

Heart disease impacts a significant amount of men and women in the United States, but many advances are being made in the fight against heart disease. In this free talk, cardiovascular specialist, John B. Cadigan, MD, will discuss common heart conditions, such as atrial fibrillation, as well as the latest approaches in the treatment and prevention of heart disease.       


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