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Oct 2020

Infant CPR & Choking class – Virtual Only

Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$45.00

Virtual – Infant CPR Class; this class includes an Infant CPR anytime kit. The American Heart Association Family & Friends “Infant CPR and Choking” (birth to one year) course is for those who want to learn infant CPR but do NOT need a course completion card in CPR for their job. This course is ideal for schools and students, new parents, grandparents, babysitters and others interested in learning how to save a life. Skills are taught in a dynamic group…

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Meditation for Pregnancy and Birth – Virtual Only

Oct 22 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Free 15 tickets left

Join our weekly “virtual” Meditation for Pregnancy and Birth Class. Research has shown that women who practice meditation during their pregnancy show decreased anxiety and depression compared to those who don’t. Being mindful and practicing meditation also seems to increase positive emotions. The goal of this class is to increase your sense of well-being during pregnancy & birth, and to connect with your unborn baby. Class is taught by one of our parent educators/meditation instructor. There is no cost to…

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Eating Well After Cancer Treatment – Quick and Easy Meal Ideas & Eating Out

Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free 13 tickets left

Healthy nutrition tips following cancer treatment: Join Dietitians from Renown Institute for Cancer for a 5 part series highlighting the important role nutrition plays in cancer survivorship and prevention. Each class will incorporate useful tips for everyday living and take home recipes. Classes are offered virtually on Thursdays from 3-4 pm. • Oct 1 – Getting Started with Nutrition Basics & Spotlight on Whole Grains • Oct 8 – Focus on Healthy Fats and Omega-3s & Importance of Protein •…

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Childbirth Education – Virtual Class

Oct 24 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
$80.00

This “All in a day” Childbirth Education Course was designed for busy parents who are short on time, but still want to learn valuable and crucial information. This class will help prepare mom and her partner for the many aspects of childbirth. This class is designed to provide you with a great forum to ask lots of questions and to help you make informed decisions about key issues surrounding your baby’s birth. Some topics include: Healthy developments in your pregnancy…

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Nurturing your Newborn – Virtual Only

Oct 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
$30.00 3 tickets left

Please note: This class is a 2 in 1 class that includes the Newborn Care Class and Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond. The morning portion of this class will include breastfeeding benefits and techniques, the physiology of making milk, positioning and latch, how to know baby is getting enough milk, keeping up your milk supply, where to go for help, learn about our lactation consultants and breastfeeding forums. Pump rentals and a visit to our Lactation Connection resource center are also…

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Cancer Support Workshop 2: Mind-Body Techniques to Lessen Side Effects of Radiation Therapy – Virtual Only

Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

                Renown Institute for Cancer is teaming up with Renie Anderson, a trained and certified expert in cancer treatment side effect management. Attend this workshop and learn mind-body techniques to help with reducing anxiety, feeling calmer, visualizing your treatment in a healing way and enhancing healing through activities that will bring you relief. This workshop includes: Helping patients feel more connected.  Helping to reduce fight/flight response and helping patients feel more at ease.…

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Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class – Virtual Only

Oct 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free 15 tickets left

Renown Institute for Cancer offers one hour classes weekly to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their families. Classes are facilitated by an oncology nurse navigator, social worker, physical therapist and surgical nurses. In this class you will: Meet your navigator and learn about cancer support services available to you Hear about pre-surgery instructions and your pre-admit appointment Receive education in prehabilitation and lymphedema prevention Have your questions answered about treatment, including chemotherapy, biotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation therapy and clinical trials…

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Spinal Surgery Pre-Op class – Virtual Only

Oct 28 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Free 15 tickets left

Are you considering, or have you already scheduled spine surgery? Knowing what to expect and how to prepare for this surgery can make a significant impact on your recovery. Attend a class taught by experts in pre-operative education. Topics include: Preparing for surgery Adaptive equipment and devices How you can expect to progress through the recovery process Standard medical management following surgery Recommended physical and occupational therapy exercises You are encouraged to bring a guest for support. There is no…

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Canceled: Heart Failure Support Group – Virtual Only

Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

This group is open to all heart failure patients and their families. You will learn about managing and living well with heart failure in a supportive group environment. We meet the last Wednesday of every month. Video enabled attendance is available. Patients can access remotely and join from any video-enabled device (smart phone, iPad, laptop, or webcam/desktop). Upon registering, you will receive instructions on how to virtually connect. There is no charge to attend this class. Please register below.

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Cancelled: Quit Tobacco Class

Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Roseview Tower – Third Floor Conference Room, 1155 Mill Street - Institute for Cancer Entrance
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free

PLEASE NOTE: Masks will be required for all attendees to wear for the duration of time that they are on site for their class/meeting/event. We will be practicing 6ft of social distancing for attendees & instructors. Registrations are required for social distancing purposes. Join us for a free Quit Tobacco Class courtesy of Renown Health. This class is offered to patients who want to learn the risks of smoking and the benefits of quitting.  Participants will also receive a brief…

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Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond – Virtual Only

Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$20 7 tickets left

In this class you will learn about breastfeeding your baby as recommended by all of the world’s health organizations. We recommend that all first-time parents take this in-depth class to help mothers get off to a better start with breastfeeding. Topics include the benefits of breastfeeding, breast anatomy, feeding cues, establishing a good latch, nursing positions, ways for partners to support and be involved in breastfeeding, breast pumping and breast milk storage, breastfeeding tips and available breastfeeding supplies and resources. It…

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Meditation for Pregnancy and Birth – Virtual Only

Oct 29 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Free 14 tickets left

Join our weekly “virtual” Meditation for Pregnancy and Birth Class. Research has shown that women who practice meditation during their pregnancy show decreased anxiety and depression compared to those who don’t. Being mindful and practicing meditation also seems to increase positive emotions. The goal of this class is to increase your sense of well-being during pregnancy & birth, and to connect with your unborn baby. Class is taught by one of our parent educators/meditation instructor. There is no cost to…

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Eating Well After Cancer Treatment – Seasonal Foods & Diet Fads and Common Misconceptions

Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free 13 tickets left

Healthy nutrition tips following cancer treatment: Join Dietitians from Renown Institute for Cancer for a 5 part series highlighting the important role nutrition plays in cancer survivorship and prevention. Each class will incorporate useful tips for everyday living and take home recipes. Classes are offered virtually on Thursdays from 3-4 pm. • Oct 1 – Getting Started with Nutrition Basics & Spotlight on Whole Grains • Oct 8 – Focus on Healthy Fats and Omega-3s & Importance of Protein •…

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Nov 2020

Canceled: Advance Directive Workshop

Nov 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 101, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free

This workshop will allow you to come and fill out your advance directive and learn why having it is important for you and your family. A notary will also be on site for those that would like to have their advance directive notarized. There will not be a charge for this service. There is no charge to attend this class. Please register below. If more than 1 person is attending, please register separately.

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Cancer Support Workshop 1: Mind-Body Techniques to Lessen Side Effects of Chemotherapy – Virtual Only

Nov 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

              Renown Institute for Cancer is teaming up with Renie Anderson, a trained and certified expert in cancer treatment side effect management. Attend this workshop and learn mind-body techniques to help with reducing anxiety, feeling calmer, visualizing your treatment in a healing way and enhancing healing through activities that will bring you relief. This workshop includes: Helping patients feel more connected.  Helping to reduce fight/flight response and helping patients feel more at ease. Explaining…

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