Speakers Bureau Topics

Speakers Bureau topics include:

Cancer Education

  • Cancer and nutrition
  • Female cancers: prevention and detection
  • Prostate cancer: new treatment options
  • Sun survival secrets

Children's Health/Parent Education

  • Attention deficit disorder: life in the fast lane
  • Child injury prevention
  • Childhood obesity and nutrition
  • Children's speech disorders
  • Eating disorders: starving for perfection
  • Learning from a laryngectomee: anti-smoking and tobacco use
  • Raising a street smart child

Consumer Education

  • Advance directives: making your final wishes known
  • Choosing a nursing home
  • How to choose and talk to your doctor

Eye Disease and Treatment

  • Eye disease prevention
  • Laser vision correction
  • Low vision ailments and aids

Healthy Aging

  • Alzheimer's and dementia
  • Chronic pain management
  • Community resources for seniors
  • Elder abuse/personal safety
  • Memory tips for everyday living
  • Taking control of the menopausal years
  • The aging eyes

Healthy Living

  • Exercise: how much, what kind?
  • Gentle yoga for health
  • Getting a good night's sleep
  • How to use the emergency center
  • Living with diabetes
  • Overcoming depression
  • Outdoor allergies
  • Personal safety
  • Preventing domestic violence
  • Smoking cessation
  • When medications don't mix

Heart Health

  • Beating the odds: women and heart disease
  • Cardiovascular disease - reducing your risk
  • Heart attack: know the warning signs and symptoms
  • Stroke prevention and treatment

Infection Control

  • Emerging diseases
  • Infectious disease prevention

Mental Health

  • Stress management
  • The power of positive living

Nutrition and Diet

  • Cholesterol control
  • Cooking and meal planning
  • Healthy food in a hurry
  • Reading food labels
  • Vitamins
  • Weight control

Orthopedics

  • Basics for building a better back
  • Podiatry
  • Safety in the home: preventing trips and tumbles
  • Sports injury prevention

Spiritual Services

  • Ethical issues at the end of life
  • Spiritual aspects of health care

Teens

  • Dating violence
  • Health care careers
  • Self defense
  • Teen pregnancy