To better understand how bone density relates to osteoporosis and fracture risk, Porter Health System’s Senior Circle Program will present an educational seminar entitled, “Bone Health,” by Porter’s Community Wellness Coordinator Leah Saltanovitz, RN, BSN. The program will be held from 12:15 to 1:30 pm, on Thursday, July 15, at Banta’s Village Park Enrichment Center, 605 Beech St., Valparaiso.
Saltanovitz will discuss ways of preventing and monitoring osteoporosis. A free heel bone density screening will also be included.
Porter’s Senior Circle is part of a nationwide organization committed to enriching the lives of adults age 50 and better. Annual membership offers a generous selection of valuable discounts, activities and events, a chapter newsletter, national publication subscription, in-hospital privileges and much more.
The “Bone Health” program is free. To register for this program, learn more about Porter’s Senior Circle program or to become a member, call 1.800.541.1861 or visit www.porterhealth.com.