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Autoimmune disease affects up to 50 million Americans, according to the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association. Why are so many people affected by these chronic pain conditions? There are a number of factors that may cause the human body to attack its own cells, some of which can be modified.

What lifestyle modifications can help improve autoimmune diseases?
Unfortunately, conventional treatment options often focus on solely relieving symptoms, in the belief that there are no cures for autoimmune diseases. However, autoimmune diseases still undergo cycles of flare-ups and remission. In accordance with Dr. Dempster, a healthcare professional in alternative treatment, functional medicine looks at your complete health picture by addressing fundamental factors of your biochemical, physical, and emotional well-being.

Why is this important? Your body naturally wants to become healthy and at a state of balance. Nonetheless, things occur to upset that balance. It's believed tha…

Sierra Providence Health Network announces free seminars



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El Paso, TX – Sierra Providence Health Network is offering free seminars on various topics including: Maternity Tours, Chair Aerobics, Infant Care, and Weight Loss. Please call 577-SPHN (7746) to register for classes. All classes are FREE.


* Maternity Tours: Please join us for tours of patient rooms, the neonatal intensive care unit, family waiting area, and our security system.


Place: Sierra Medical Center at 1625 Medical Center and Providence Memorial Hospital at 2001 N. Oregon


* Chair Aerobics: This aerobic exercise class held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, is targeted at those with mobility problems by giving a


complete workout while limiting the stress and strain on joint. Please call the YWCA at (915) 533-7475 to register.


* Infant Care Class: This class teaches parents how to bathe, diaper, and care for a newborn. You will also learn about safety and recommended immunizations, as well as how to take a temperature and choose a day care.


Class Date: Monday, August 24, 2015


Time: 6:30 pm


Place: Sierra Providence East Classroom 1, 3280 Joe Battle Blvd., 1st Floor


* Sibling Class: This class prepares young children 3-8 years of age for a new brother or sister in the family. Your child will receive a coloring book, certification of completion and a tour of the newborn nursery.


Class Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015


Time: 6:30 pm


Place: Hilton Towers Auditorium B & C, 2001 N. Oregon


* Weight Loss Seminar: Please join us as we discuss our lap banding, gastric bypass, and gastric sleeve procedures. Please bring your insurance information so we may be able to answer any specific questions about your coverage.


Seminar Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015


Time: 6:00 pm


Place: Sierra Providence East Medical, 3280 Joe Battle Blvd.


* Cardiac Catherization Lab Open House: Join us for a clearer picture of some of the latest advancements in cardiac care and the chance to meet our cath lab staff.


Open House Date: Friday, August 28, 2015


Time: 7:00 am


Place: Sierra Providence East, 3280 Joe Battle Blvd.

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