Health Programs


2015 Adult Education Programs 
 

How to Reverse Heart Disease  (See Flyer)
Wednesday, April 29 - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call 425-8214

The enemy isn’t fat; its sugar, carbs and inflammation. You will learn the real story of how to measure and manage your own markers of illness, and how to change this scourge! All the details you need will be covered and your questions answered. Presented by Dr. John Whitcomb, Brookfield Longivity.

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Living Well with Rheumatic Disease 
(See Flyer)
Wednesday, May 13 - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call 425-8214

May is National Arthritis Month. This program will cover an overview of the rheumatic conditions and what is autoimmunity. Learn the principles of lifestyle changes that help reduce symptoms and help people successfully navigate life.  Presented by Salman Waheeduddin, MD, Rheumotology, Aurora Medical Group.

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Neck Stiffness & Headaches: What You Need to Know!
Thursday, May 21 - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call 425-8214

Neck stiffness and headaches affect a large population of Americans. The causes of these symptoms can vary but often can be decreased or eliminated. The first step is to gain a better understanding of how the neck works and then implement appropriate postural awareness, stretches, and sleeping positions.  Presented by Kevin Svoboda, PT, Athletico.

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Easy & Fun Ways to Manage Stress
(See Flyer)
Thursday, June 4 - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call 425-8214

Learn how to deal with stress in the heat of the moment and how to build up resistance so things don’t bother you in the first place. Be prepared to laugh and have some fun.  Presented by Nicole Eull, PsyD, Rehabilitation Psychologist, Director of Behavioral Medicine, Aurora Health Care. 

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Fight Back Against the Effects of Aging!
(See Flyer)
Tuesday, June 9 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
TO REGISTER: Call 425-8214

Our posture impacts our overall health, including the brain, GI tract, and lung functions.  Daily life with gravity, the aging process, and the indignities like falls and accidents all take their toll.  You can regain a better sense of balance, increase your lung capacity, and get your curves back.  Learn what happens and what you can do to fight back! Presented by Dr. Christine Krsko, Chiropractic Practitioner, Krsko Chiropractic Clinic, Balanced Healthcare.

Franklin Health Department
9229 W. Loomis Road
M-F, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
 
Phone:  414-425-9101
Fax:  414-427-7539

 

Health Programs


The City of Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its programs or activities.