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PinnacleHealth Offers Healthy Community Programs About Lyme Disease

8/12/2014

Space remains for the following community education event hosted by PinnacleHealth this month.

Refreshments are served. Register for any of these events in advance online at www.pinnaclehealth.org or by calling PinnacleHealth oneLine (717) 231-8900 or toll free 1-877-499-3299.

EVENT:            Lyme Disease – Are you at risk? Do you know what to look for? - FREE
DATE/TIME:     Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 7 p.m.
LOCATION:       GIANT Super Food Store 3301 Trindle Road • Camp Hill
PRESENTER:   John Goldman, MD, Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Goldman will answer your questions on Lyme disease, including where and when you are at risk, how to recognize when you might have Lyme disease, how to use tests to diagnose the disease, proper treatment, how to avoid ticks and the proper way to remove them.


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