A variety of yoga poses to increase strength, balance and flexibility. The class ends with a wonderful meditation that soothes the mind and body. Be sure to bring your own mat, wear comfortable clothes and bring water. For phone registrations please call 301-774-8881 (Option 4) Cost is $40 for 8 weeks. Class meets Tuesdays […]
Join us, the second Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. for our Parkinson's Support Group, on the second floor of MedStar St. Mary's Outpatient Pavilion, Health Connections. CONNECT with other caregivers and individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. SHARE ideas and experiences to help foster a better quality of life. GUEST SPEAKERS will discuss topics relevant to […]
A chance to connect with a community of people with a similar diagnosis who gather together to share knowledge, encouragement, and emotional comfort. The Prostate Cancer Support Group is free to all Southern Maryland community members and takes place on the second Tuesday of every month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Located in the […]
Join us Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to noon on WebEx to connect with other moms, receive support, and have questions answered by an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Having a baby while social distancing is hard! We hope you will join us! Registration is FREE. For the private WebEx link and password, please contact […]
About the Support Group The Trauma Administration Department offers a support group for survivors of trauma, meeting every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 6-7:30pm. Loved ones/caregivers are also welcome to join. Location MedStar Washington Hospital Center 110 Irving St NW Room 3096 The room is on the 3rd floor near the northeast elevators. Learn […]
2-Week Exercise Program for Bariatric Pre-Surgical Candidates This is a once a week, 2-week program designed to help you learn how to exercise and stay active on your own. The first session is a teleconference that includes an overview of exercise guidelines and a review of the benefits of exercise. The second session of the […]
MedStar Georgetown’s Diabetes Education Program is a resource available for patients with diabetes.
The Breastfeeding Support group is postponed until further notice due to Coronavirus precautions. Please check back for updates. New moms can get answers to their questions about breastfeeding, including dealing with breastfeeding in public, night-time feedings, and pumping/storing milk. Moms can also check their baby's weight on a scale provided and discuss any concerns with […]
This event has been temporarily suspended due to Coronavirus precautions. Please check back for updates. For questions or concerns, please contact Beth Kegley at [email protected] join us weekly for fun, support, advice, and tips from newborn providers, lactation staff and other new moms. Lunch will be provided. The support group meets every Thursday from 11 a.m. […]
Amputee Support Group at MedStar Georgetown University HospitalThe Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery is dedicated to ensuring excellence and high-quality comprehensive care for all our patients. In order to provide our patients with optimal long-term success, a team of dedicated experts with the same goals, and clinical expectations must work cohesively and seamlessly. Our […]
For stroke survivors, family and friends. Meets on the third Thursday of every month from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. in the MedStar National Rehabilitation Network, Mitchellville Clinic (12158 Central Ave, Mitchellville, MD).For more information, contact Breanne Reynolds at 301-390-3076.
Preparing for your newborn can sometimes feel like an overwhelming task. Our class is designed to provide you with practical information to support you through your transition into parenthood. Through lecture, question and answer, and numerous hands-on opportunities, we will cover any topics such as preparing your home, developmental milestones, diapering, cord care, and much […]
A variety of yoga poses to increase strength, balance and flexibility. The class ends with a wonderful meditation that soothes the mind and body. Led by certified fitness instructor via online live WebEx class. Wear comfortable clothes and be sure to have a mat and water. For phone registrations please call 301-774-8881, option […]
This class has been cancelled for 2020. Taught by a registered nurse, who is also a certified childbirth educator, mothers-to-be and their support person will learn the basics of childbirth, comfort measures, and techniques to help cope with labor. Breaks are provided throughout the day. 2020 Dates: Sundays: Jan. 5, Feb. 2, March 1, April […]