Online Health Education
Monthly Email Newsletter
Staying informed is one of the best ways to protect and improve your health.
Throughout the year, Southeast Georgia Health System provides online health
education in easily accessible and engaging outlets, including our monthly
newsletter, blogs and webinars. You can learn about health tips, patient
stories, upcoming events, updates on new Health System services and technologies, and more!
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Health Chat Webinars
Our virtual Health Chat Webinars are an added component to our Health Education
Lecture Series, offering on-demand free, health related education. Webinar
viewers enjoy presentations on a wide variety of health care, healthy
living and Health System related topics.
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Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention
J. Melvin Deese, M.D., board-certified orthopaedic surgeon at Summit Sports
Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, and Medical Director of the Southeast
Georgia Health System Orthopaedic & Spine Center, presents “Osteoporosis
and Fracture Prevention.”
“Most people don’t even know they have osteoporosis until
they break a bone,” says Dr. Deese. “We are working to educate
the community about this silent disease and how to prevent fractures.”
Sign up to watch, “Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention” today!
“Lung Cancer Screening… is it right for you?”
Kenyon M. Meadows, M.D., board-certified radiation oncologist, Cancer Care
Centers, and vice chief, Department of Radiology presents, “Lung
Cancer Screening… is it right for you?” Dr. Meadows is an
active proponent of educating the community about risk factors that contribute
to cancer, the screenings that can help diagnose cancer in its earliest
stages and the advanced technology available to treat various cancers.
Sign up to watch, “Lung Cancer Screening… is it right for
“Dr. Beau Sasser’s Sports Medicine Blog”
This online forum is dedicated to educating the community on current sports
medicine practices. Its featured author, Beau Sasser, M.D., board-certified
orthopaedic surgeon, medical director of sports medicine, engages with
patients and sports enthusiasts on a more personal level outside the clinical
setting. Blog followers enjoy a wide range of sports medicine topic discussions,
including tips on healthy living, training tips for a 5K and the impact
athletic trainers have on the safety and health of student athletes.
Follow “Dr. Beau Sasser’s Sports Medicine Blog!"