NIHD Healthy Lifestyle Talk examines bone health
The importance of bone density and how it can affect your overall health will be the focus of the next Healthy Lifestyle Talk, presented by Northern Inyo Healthcare District.
Dr. Stacey Brown of NIHD’s Rural Health Clinic will discuss the importance of skeletal health and bone density, the effects of osteoporosis, and the body’s need for calcium. A question and answer session will follow Dr. Brown’s presentation.
Dr. Brown is a local board-certified family physician, specializing in all aspects of primary care. The NIHD Healthy Lifestyle Talks are free and open to the public, and designed to help local residents learn more about individual healthcare and NIHD initiatives and services.
Healthy Lifestyle Talk - Bone Health
When: Thurs., Feb. 8 (6:30pm)
Where: NIHD’s Birch Street Annex, 2957 Birch Street, Bishop
About Northern Inyo Healthcare District: Founded in 1946, Northern Inyo Healthcare District features a 25-bed critical access hospital, a 24-hour emergency department, a primary care rural health clinic, a diagnostic imaging center, and clinics specializing in women’s health, orthopedics, internal medicine, pediatrics and allergies, and general surgery. Continually striving to improve the health outcomes of those who rely on its services, Northern Inyo Healthcare District aims to improve our communities one life at a time. One team, one goal, your health.