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You’re invited to learn about a wide range of healthcare topics at DeKalb Medical's free Doc Talks. Light refreshments will be provided and parking is validated. All events are free, but registration is required in case we need to notify you of schedule changes. Call 770.233.7389 or visit Classes & Events. Please find our upcoming talks below. 
ABC’s of Breast Care and Bling Your Bra!
Tuesday, October 4, Radiation Oncology Theatre at Hillandale Campus 6:30 -7:30 p.m.

Most people know the importance of detecting breast cancer early, but many forget to take the necessary steps for early diagnosis. Hear from our physicians and nurse navigators on how to reduce your risk of developing breast cancer. Receive tips on how to be a good steward of your health by making diet and lifestyle changes.

Kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with this fun and informative women’s celebration. Bring a bra to “bling” or decorate one that we provide. Decorated bras will be displayed at the Hillandale Breast Center.
Empowered Birth – Exploring Options for Anyone Pondering Pregnancy
Monday, November 7, 6:30-8 p.m. Physician Open House & Panel Discussion On Why to Select DeKalb Medical for Your Delivery
Dr. Bobbie Bailey Tower Auditorium, North Decatur Campus

Whether you are just starting to contemplate having a baby or it’s the only think on your mind, DeKalb Medical’s team is here to help. We invite you and your partner to meet our experts and receive tips on what to expect during pregnancy, ask questions about pregnancy myths and tour our maternity area. Learn about the benefits of a “Baby-Friendly” Hospital and our personal delivery experience. To register, call 404-501-WELL or visit www.dekalbmedical.org.

Superfoods for Diabetes
Thursday, November 17, Dr. Bobbie Bailey Auditorium, North Decatur Campus – 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Ever see the top 10 lists for foods everyone should eat to superpower your diet? Ever wonder which will mesh with your diabetes meal plan? Wonder no more. Your list of the top 10 diabetes superfoods has arrived.

As with all foods, you need to work the diabetes superfoods into your individualized meal plan in appropriate portions. All of the foods in our list have a low glycemic index or GI and provide key nutrients that are lacking in the typical western diet such as: calcium, potassium, fiber, magnesium, as well as vitamins A (as carotenoids), C, and E.

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