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.”  

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“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.

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“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,” today!