Topic: Mercy Encourages Community to Reduce its Risk of Stroke in Recognition of National Stroke Month (May) | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: Did you know that stroke is the third-leading cause of death in the United States and the leading cause of long-term disability? According to the American Stroke Association, African Americans are at twice the risk of first-ever strokes compared to Caucasians, and they have a higher death rate from stroke as well.
North Canton, OH: Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., N.W. The cost of the Clinic is $20, and each coach attending will be able to apply for the state permit upon completion of the clinic.
Topic: Presentation for New, Soon-to-be Medicare Beneficiaries Will Cover Benefits, Deadlines, Advantage Plans, Supplemental Health Insurance & Prescription Drug Coverage | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: In response to requests from the community, Mercy Medical Center will offer a second “Welcome to Medicare” event on Thursday, May 2, starting at 6 p.m. in the Mercy Hall Auditorium. There is no cost to attend.