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The Power of Prevention.

Date: May 1, 2015

The Power of Prevention.

Don't overlook good bone health. Bones play a crucial role in the overall function of the body from providing a supportive frame to protecting vital organs. How can you prevent osteoporosis, a weakening of the bone structure?
Looking for Relief.

Date: Oct 6, 2014

Looking for Relief.

Reconstructive orthopedic surgery followed by physical therapy helps get Sharon Dolan her life back.

Why Joints Ache

Date: Oct 15, 2013

Why Joints Ache

Osteoarthritis is caused by the cartilage, which cushions our joints, wearing away. If the normal, smooth cartilage has worn out, pain and swelling generally result. 

“Cartilage cannot be renewed or replaced. You cannot grow new cartilage,” said James Burke, MD. “So, low impact activities are good to help keep your range of motion, while preventing further breakdown of cartilage.”

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Ask the Doctor

Our doctors answer common health questions.

High Blood Pressure?

Interventional cardiologist Christopher Speidel, MD, answers common questions about High Blood Pressure.

When Does a Cut Mean a Trip to the ER?

ER physician Jeffrey Davis, MD, answers common questions about what to do when you or a loved one has a cut.

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Recipes

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Celebrate National Nutrition Month®

Celebrate National Nutrition Month®

Sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, National Nutrition Month® encourages all of us to adopt a healthy eating and physical activity plan.

This Valentine’s Day, Turn Your Kitchen into Your Favorite Restaurant

This Valentine’s Day, Turn Your Kitchen into Your Favorite Restaurant

Why go out when you can stay in?  This Valentine’s Day make a date for a “couples cook” evening with you and your special Valentine.

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Featured Events
Most of our events are free; but seating is limited, so reservations are encouraged. To register, call 314-996-LIFE (314-996-5433) or 800-392-0936.

Lunch and Learn

Mind Your Meds: An Update on Cardiac and Congestive Heart Failure Medications

New medicine vs. “old” medicine! What is best? Bring your questions and join a Missouri Baptist pharmacist as he discusses medications for heart disease and congestive heart failure. Lunch served.

Wednesday, June 24
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Longview Farm House
13525 Clayton Road

Call 314-996-5433 to Register

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