You can prevent colon cancer!

Schedule your no-cost consultation in March and receive a $20 token for the Homer Farmers’ Market*

Colon Cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in America, but with regular screening colon cancer can often be cure – and even prevented!  Schedule your no-cost colonoscopy consultation with Dr. Greg Hough in March, National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and receive a free $20 token for the Homer Farmers’ Market.  For normal-risk individuals, a colonoscopy is recommended every 10 years beginning at age 50.

Call (907) 235-0310 today to schedule your consultation!

Making Sense of Medical Decisions

Join South Peninsula Hospital Chief of Staff Giulia Tortora, MD at Pioneer Hall, Kachemak Bay Campus –  533 E. Pioneer Ave in Homer on Tuesday, April 2nd from 6:00 – 7:30 PM to learn about and discuss using the Five Wishes document to personalize you and your loved ones medical decisions.  Dr. Tortora will discuss living wills & other advance care directives, and decisions around medical power of attorney, end of life care & dementia.

Dr. Tortora and South Peninsula Hospital social workers will be available to answer your questions and provide & recommend resources to help.

This is a free event, all are welcome.

Homer Steps Up! 2019

The upcoming free community walking challenge – Homer Steps Up! 2019 is open!  If your business, organization, or group is interested in registering a team  for the chance to win the Homer Steps Up! Trophy, please contact wellness@sphosp.org today. Individuals can already join the team “Individual Steppers”, and if your team is already registered, you can enroll at homerstepsup2019.challengerunner.com by checking the box next to “Homer Steps Up! 2019”, clicking the “Enroll” button and following the instructions for either logging into your existing account if you participated last year or registering a new account.  Please feel free to email us with any questions at wellness@sphosp.org and happy stepping!

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