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Latest Treatments for Painful Hips
Free Health Lecture

HIPSINFALLIs the terrible pain of hip arthritis starting to slow you down? Sacrificing your active lifestyle - whether it’s hiking, biking, running or playing sports - is not the only option. There are many treatments that can reduce the pain and help you enjoy an active lifestyle once again.

Come hear Boulder and Longmont’s only fellowship-trained hip and knee replacement specialist describe the newest approaches for relieving the pain of an arthritic hip, from anti-inflammation medicines to innovative surgical options, including MAKOplasty® and anterior hip replacement.

Speaker   C. Brian Blackwood, MD, with Mapleton Hill Orthopaedics www.boulderhipandknee.com
When   Thursday, Oct. 2, from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where  

Saint Ambrose Episcopal Church, 7520 S. Boulder Rd., Boulder

(From South Boulder Road, turn south onto Barcelona Dr. and enter into Spanish Hills.)

RSVP   Reservations Required: 

bchlectures.org/hips • 303-441-0580



Protecting Yourself From Falls

Free Event
Friday, Sept. 26, from 9 a.m. to noon

cholesterolThe biggest threat to the independence of an older adult is a simple slip and fall. Each year, about one 
in three Americans over age 65 will suffer a fall,
 and more than 22,000 die from their injuries. Many others are left with a permanent disability that threatens their independence. Luckily, many falls can be prevented.

Don’t let a bad fall change your life forever. Join us for a morning of fall prevention classes and health screenings presented by our occupational, speech and physical therapists during Falls Prevention Awareness Week.

Where: Mapleton Center, 3rd Floor, 
311 Mapleton Ave., Boulder (Corner of 4th and Mapleton)

Program:

FallProof Class
9 – 9:45 a.m.

10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Rebuild your balance and strength, fine-tune your flexibility, and lower your risk for falls to maintain your independence.

Tai Chi Class Demo
9:45 – 10:30 a.m.

11:15 a.m. – noon

Enjoy the benefits of Tai Chi forms, including preventing falls and improving quality of life.

Screenings
9 a.m. – noon

  • Vision screenings
  • Home safety screenings
  • Memory loss screenings

Reservations not required: For more information call 303-441-0583.

 

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