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Each year, the lives of thousands of people across the country are saved because someone made the choice to become an organ donor. In April, Allegheny Health Network is honored to celebrate National Donate Life Month and pay tribute to all of those who have bestowed the precious gift of life to another through organ donation. Visit AHNdonate.org to learn more and register to be an organ donor.



Format: 04/19/2014
Format: 04/19/2014


AKMC Hosts Dr. Balash Diabetes Lecture Series

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Natrona Heights, Pa., – Alle-Kiski Medical Center will host a series of diabetes lectures presented by William R. Balash, MD. Recently retired from private practice, Dr. Balash is a recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes.

Dr. Balash will discuss “The Road to Obesity,” focusing on the underlying causes and serious consequences of obesity. Two dates are available: November 8 at 2 p.m. at AKMC’s Charles W. Young Conference Center and November 16 at 10:30 a.m. at the Alle-Kiski Senior Center, 1035 Third Avenue, New Kensington. Understanding how we become obese and its impact on our health is the first step in avoiding the often life-threatening results.

The second topic, “Why is My Sugar So High?” will be offered on November 17 at
2 p.m. at AKMC’s Charles W. Young Conference Center.

Please call the hospital at 724-226-7339, or the Alle-Kiski Senior Center at 724-335-8597 to make reservations.



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