Riverside Healthy University, Riverside's thought-provoking, free lecture series in Williamsburg at Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg. Each lecture is broadcast via Facebook.com/RiversidePeninsula and allows for online participants to ask questions live.

Peninsula Parkinson's Support Group

Riverside's MS Support Group

Riverside's First Steps Program, your guide to information and resources during and after pregnancy

Click on any of these topics of interest to learn more OR sign-up to receive monthly email updates for each of these resources . . . it's another way we're working to stay connected to you and your health and wellness needs.






Stay Well. Learn How

Riverside Healthy University is a learn-from-the-experts series on important health-related topics.

Riverside Healthy University is a learn‑from‑the‑experts series on important health‑related topics.

Join Us in Person or Online Via

Thursday, March 2 at 6 p.m.


Hear from specialist, William Hackworth, M.D., about the newest approaches to treating colon cancer and their differences.

Where



Riverside Conference Room
Cancer Care Center, 12100 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601

Enjoy refreshments, exhibits and Q&A


And on Facebook LIVE

facebook.com/RiversidePeninsula

Online audience can ask questions live


That's A Fact: Educating yourself about Parkinson's can improve your quality of life.
A valuable resource for people with Parkinson's, their families and caregivers

NEW MEETING LOCATION

February's meeting provides an opportunity to hear Scott Brubaker, PTA, and Director of Neurological Rehabilitation at Comber Physical Therapy in Williamsburg, talk about the Rock Steady Boxing Program. The meeting will be in the new space - neurology waiting area. Come to the old location and take the first right after the elevator.

On March 8, the American Parkinson Disease Association will sponsor a free web teleconference. David Standaert, M.D. will be talking about PD motor and non-motor symptoms. To learn more about this event and to register, click here.

Then at our regular meeting on March 22, we will be joined by Riverside Neurologist Dr. Jonathan Butler to hear about differences in symptoms and treatments.

For more information about the Peninsula Parkinson's Support Group, call 757‑875‑7880 or visit riversideonline.com. To sign up for our monthly Parkinson's disease electronic newsletter, use to the sign-up form above.

When: Tuesday, Feb. 28 @ 5:30 p.m.
Where: Conference Room A/B
Cancer Care Center
12100 Warwick Blvd.

Newport News, VA 23601




Chair Yoga Class
(For both MS & Parkinson's patients)

When: Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m.
Where: Riverside Wellness and Fitness Center
Newport News
Instructor: Diane McCabe
For additional information or questions, contact Diane at 757-724-7526.

MS Support
That's A Fact: Exercise can help with fatigue and depression, improve strength. Support and learning for people with MS, caregivers and families

TWO MEETINGS THIS MONTH

Please join us twice in the month of February - first on Monday, Feb. 13 from 6-7:30 p.m. for a special meeting about the National MS Society annual "Walk MS Kick-off." This meeting will be in our new location Conference Room A/B in the Cancer Care Center and will have all the information for both the Newport News and the Williamsburg walks. You can also click here for more information.

Then, we will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 28, again in our new location, to spend some productive time with people who understand firsthand what you're experiencing.

For more information call 757‑875‑7880 or visit riversideonline.com. To sign up for our MS electronic newsletter, go to riversidehealthdiscussions.com.

When: Monday, Feb. 13 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 28 @ 5:30 p.m.
Where: Conference Room A/B
Cancer Care Center
12100 Warwick Blvd.

Newport News, VA 23601

For more information call 757-875-7880 or 757-534-5100 (Kim Meyers). To sign up for our MS electronic newsletter, go to the sign up box at the top of this page.



Chair Yoga Class
(For both MS & Parkinson's patients)

When: Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m.
Where: Riverside Wellness and Fitness Center
Newport News
Instructor: Diane McCabe
For additional information or questions, contact Diane at 757-724-7526.


Welcome to Riverside's First Steps: Your guide to information and resources

The First Steps Newsletter is 10 months of very helpful information that will guide you through pregnancy and childbirth with tips, thoughts and reminders that this is one of life's most incredible journeys.

You can receive your monthly newsletter electronically, via your email, or you can pick up a printed copy each month when you go in for your monthly appointment with your Riverside physician. Also make sure you have your copy of the First Steps Book, a helpful guide to Riverside's wide range of birthing services, special classes, plus a calendar for your doctor's appointments, checklists, labor log and other helpful tools and tips. You can also pick up the First Steps Book at your Riverside physician's office. Sign up for the First Steps Newsletter here.

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