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Oct 2020

Breastfeeding Circle – Virtual Gathering

Oct 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Breastfeeding Circle is a great place for breastfeeding moms to find support, exchange experiences and discuss any concerns they may have. Moms discuss milk supply, pumping, going back to work, sleeping or lack of sleep, to name just a few. Weight checks are offered as well as weighted feeds - these can help moms can see how much milk their baby takes. This group meets every Tuesday and Friday from 11 a.m. to noon virtually. To attend, please call 775-982-6365…

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Nov 2020

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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Men’s Prostate Cancer Support Group – Virtual Only

Nov 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Free 8 tickets left

Facilitated by a prostate cancer survivor, this support group is designed to help men cope with prostate cancer by offering education and support for patients during their cancer journey. 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. Please register below to attend.

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Breastfeeding Circle – Virtual Gathering

Nov 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Breastfeeding Circle is a great place for breastfeeding moms to find support, exchange experiences and discuss any concerns they may have. Moms discuss milk supply, pumping, going back to work, sleeping or lack of sleep, to name just a few. Weight checks are offered as well as weighted feeds - these can help moms can see how much milk their baby takes. This group meets every Tuesday and Friday from 11 a.m. to noon virtually. To attend, please call 775-982-6365…

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Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class – Virtual Only

Nov 3 @ 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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Cancer Support Workshop 3: Thrivorship – After Cancer Care – Virtual Only

Nov 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 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 to learn mind-body techniques to help you feel more connected and joyful in life as you move beyond the cancer. This workshop includes: Emphasizing the importance of identifying resistance. Moving through resistance by understanding the concepts of acceptance and surrender. Identifying goals and visions. Creating action steps to help break patterns, to help you stay in…

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Cancer Caregiver Support Group – Virtual Only

Nov 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free 11 tickets left

This support group is designed to provide support, education, networking and resource materials to caregivers who are coping with a loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer. *Please note that this is a support group designed for Caregivers only. Video enabled attendance 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. To attend, please register below.      

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Cancer Support Group – Virtual Only

Nov 5 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Free 16 tickets left

This group is for all patients facing cancer. The meeting enables participants to share experiences and express feelings and concerns. All cancer patients, family members, cancer survivors and caregivers are welcome to attend. Meets weekly on Thursday from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Virtually. Video enabled attendance 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. To attend, please register below.…

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Breastfeeding Circle – Virtual Gathering

Nov 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Breastfeeding Circle is a great place for breastfeeding moms to find support, exchange experiences and discuss any concerns they may have. Moms discuss milk supply, pumping, going back to work, sleeping or lack of sleep, to name just a few. Weight checks are offered as well as weighted feeds - these can help moms can see how much milk their baby takes. This group meets every Tuesday and Friday from 11 a.m. to noon virtually. To attend, please call 775-982-6365…

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Cancelled: Ataxia Support Group

Nov 7 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 103, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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In a safe, non-judgmental environment, attendees are able to talk openly about problems, concerns, and fears concerning their rare disease. There is no charge to attend this support group. No registration required. 

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Cancer Support Workshop 4: Caregiver Workshop – Virtual Only

Nov 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 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 to learn mind-body techniques to help reduce stress and fears while caring for your loved one going through treatment. There is relief in knowing you are not alone. This workshop includes: Identifying and talking about fears, resistance and frustrations. Creating end results to help them re-frame the discussion. Learning…

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Breastfeeding Circle – Virtual Gathering

Nov 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Breastfeeding Circle is a great place for breastfeeding moms to find support, exchange experiences and discuss any concerns they may have. Moms discuss milk supply, pumping, going back to work, sleeping or lack of sleep, to name just a few. Weight checks are offered as well as weighted feeds - these can help moms can see how much milk their baby takes. This group meets every Tuesday and Friday from 11 a.m. to noon virtually. To attend, please call 775-982-6365…

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Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class – Virtual Only

Nov 10 @ 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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Stroke Support Group

Nov 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Dec 8, 2020

Renown Rehabilitation Hospital, 1495 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Stroke Support Group meetings help families after their loved-one has suffered a stroke by providing education about the recovery process in a supportive, open environment. Guest speakers offer medical expertise on various topics. The friendship, moral support and personal experience from stroke survivors and loved ones attending the group offer comfort. For more information call  Dottie Reed, Stroke Program Coordinator at 775-982-5172 or Gloria Dow, Stroke Program Manager at 775-982-2984. RSVP is not required for this event.

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Cancer Caregiver Support Group – Virtual Only

Nov 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Free 11 tickets left

This support group is designed to provide support, education, networking and resource materials to caregivers who are coping with a loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer. *Please note that this is a support group designed for Caregivers only. Video enabled attendance 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. To attend, please register below.      

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