Los Angeles

Nutrition & Cancer Survivorship Class

Location

Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center at Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N. Federal Highway, Cancer Conference Room. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

bowl of blueberries

Bariatric Information Session

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Information Sessions are the first step in getting started on your surgical weight loss journey. Bariatric Surgery requires a significant commitment, so doing your research is important. You will want to select a program that will support your long-term weight loss.

Bariatric Information Sessions

Second and fourth Tuesday of each month (excl Sept 25) 

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Sister Innocent Conference Center

Holy Cross Hospital

Look Good…Feel Better

Location

Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
Monday, September 17, 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

A collaborative program with the American Cancer Society (ACS) in partnership with the National Cosmetology Association. Look Good Feel Better’s free workshops, run by caring, volunteer beauty professionals, teach women with cancer to manage the appearance side effects of treatment, including instruction to address changes in skin, hair loss and nails, as well as tips on wardrobe/styling to cope with weight gain or loss, and surgical changes.

Mended Hearts Support Group

Location

Sister Innocent Conference Center
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 11' 13.7184" N, 80° 7' 11.7516" W
Thursday, September 20, 2018 -
10:30am to 12:00pm


Mended Hearts, the largest peer-to-peer heart patient support network in the world, has been offering hope and support to all types of heart patients and their families for 65 years. 

The Fort Lauderdale Chapter #347 meets the third Thursday at Holy Cross Hospital.

September 20 topic: Congestive Heart Failure and Aortic Stenosis  

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Support Group

Location

Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 11' 13.7184" N, 80° 7' 11.7516" W
Thursday, September 27, 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) support groups are the perfect place to talk with other people affected by blood cancers, including patients, family members and caregivers. The groups provide mutual support and offer the opportunity to discuss anxieties and concerns with others who share the same experiences. This sharing strengthens the family bond and enhances everyone's ability to cope with cancer.

Free Tobacco Cessation Seminars

Location

Sister Innocent Conference Center - Room D
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 11' 10.5324" N, 80° 7' 12.4068" W
Monday, October 8, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm


Holy Cross Hospital hosts free tobacco cessation seminars the second Monday of each month. The free 2-hour session will provide you with the tools you'll need to establish your own quit plan. To register, call 954-262-1580.

Symposium for ALS Patients and Caregivers

Location

4725 N. Federal Highway - Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 17' 21.8904" N, 80° 5' 43.9296" W
Friday, February 1, 2019 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Save the Date!

Holy Cross Hospital Phil Smith Neuroscience Institute, together with Massachusetts General Hospital Neurosciences present the Inaugural Symposium for
ALS Patients and Caregivers on Friday February 1, 2019. Join us to discuss ALS Clinical Trials, the multidisciplinary clinic and patient care.