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Apr 2020

Canceled: Ataxia Support Group

Apr 4 @ 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 1: Mind-Body Techniques to Lessen Side Effects of Chemotherapy – Conference Call Only

Apr 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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              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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Canceled: Breastfeeding Circle

Apr 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lilli Claire Room, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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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, Thursday, and Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon in the John and Sue…

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Canceled: Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class

Apr 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free

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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Cancelled: Grief Support Group

Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sparks Senior Center, 97 Richards Way
Sparks, Nevada 89431 United States
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Renown Hospice Care is offering free grief support groups for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one. This group is open to anyone. *RSVP is not required to attend.

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Cancer Support Workshop 3: Thrivorship – After Cancer Care – Conference Call Only

Apr 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Artisans Room 107, Center for Advanced Medicine C, 75 Pringle Way, Reno, NV 89502, USA
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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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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Canceled: Breastfeeding Circle

Apr 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lilli Claire Room, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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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, Thursday, and Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon in the John and Sue…

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Canceled: MS Invincibles Support Group

Apr 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Artisans Room 108, 75 Pringle Way
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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For ages 40 and older. The Invincibles Support Group is privately managed by MS patients just like you! We are always seeking new members who are committed to on-going participation at our monthly meetings and group activities. We're all about fun, friendship, peer support and learning about local MS resources. This support group will include: Featured speakers with valuable insights and services MS advocates who make a difference Educational seminars that include family members and caregivers Updates on MS research…

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Bariatric Surgery Support Group – Virtual Attendance Only

Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 101, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Nobody quite understands what you are going through like others who are in the same boat. Under the direction of Dawn Remme, RN, Renown Regional Medical Center Bariatric Program Manager, we connect you with peers and leaders so you can support, coach, encourage, and lean on one another when you might need it most.  If you are thinking about weight loss surgery and you want to learn more about the client’s perspective or help reluctant family and friends better understand the…

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Canceled: Breastfeeding Circle

Apr 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lilli Claire Room, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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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, Thursday, and Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon in the John and Sue…

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Cancer Support Workshop 4: Caregiver Workshop – Conference Call Only

Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free

                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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Canceled: Breastfeeding Circle

Apr 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lilli Claire Room, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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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, Thursday, and Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon in the John and Sue…

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Canceled: Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class

Apr 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102, 1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free

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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Cancelled: Stroke Support Group

Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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 Sadie Wangler, Stroke Program Manager at 775-982-2948 or Dottie Reed, Stroke Program Coordinator at 775-982-5172. RSVP is not required for this event.

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Cancelled: Grief Support Group

Apr 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Reno Senior Center, 1155 East 9th St.
Reno, NV 89512 United States
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Renown Hospice Care is offering free grief support groups for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one. This group is open to anyone. *RSVP is not required to attend.

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