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Fundraiser Wednesday aids hospital, Kelleigh’s Cause

Meetings / Events CNY Brain Aneurysm, AVM, Hemorrhagic Stroke Support Group is hosting its third annual dinner fundraiser at Aquino’s Restaurant, 910 Floyd Ave., on Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 5 to 8 p.m. Ten percent of all food and drink orders will be donated to benefit Crouse Hospital Foundation and Kelleigh’s Cause, including take-out orders. Funds will go toward support of patients at Crouse... 4:00pm 09/20/18

Diabetes lifestyle changes program Wednesday in Utica

Health UTICA — The Central New York Diabetes Education Program will hold its first of a multi-session program to begin family lifestyle changes from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19 in the Community Room at the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Ave., for the Growing Up Healthy Education Program. Seating is limited. To make a reservation, call CNY... 4:00pm 09/17/18

RMH offers free prostate cancer screening for men

Health Prostate cancer can often be detected early in men with a simple blood test that measures the amount of Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) in the blood. Rome Memorial Hospital is offering free PSA screening for men age 50 and older, Monday through Friday, Sept. 24-28. Blood for the test may be drawn at any of the Rome Memorial Hospital affiliated laboratories: “Prostate cancer is... 4:00pm 09/17/18

Hamilton hospital sets flu shot clinic

Health Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton plans its annual Free Community Flu Clinic on Oct. 3 at the hospital Special Offices. Clinic hours are 7 to 9 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and 4 to 6 p.m. No appointment is necessary, and shots are free for adults age 18 and older. For more information, call 315-824-6082 or e-mail BCasscles@cmhhamilton.com. 4:00pm 09/15/18

Spine specialist featured during Health Night program at MVCC

Health Anyone who suffers from back, neck or nerve pain knows that the pain and discomfort can be debilitating and affect every part of life.  Meet the doctor who provides his patients with less invasive spine treatment options to relieve pain and restore function at Rome Memorial Hospital’s free Health Night presentation, “Relief from Back, Neck or Nerve Pain,” Wednesday, Sept. 19,... 4:00pm 09/10/18