Free Healthy Lifestyle Series to be Held at St. Barnabas



Talk is first in series of informational presentations

GIBSONIA, Pa. (Richland Twp.), June 14, 2012 – Dr. James Kreshon, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine with Choice Care Physicians, will be the guest speaker for the first Healthy Lifestyle Series presented by St. Barnabas Health System. The educational event “Swinging into Summer, How to Stay Healthy and Strong” is set for 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 20 in the Mount Vernon Restaurant at The Washington Place, 5847 Meridian Road.  Dr. Kreshon specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He will discuss exercise, wellness and rehabilitation for staying strong.

The new Healthy Lifestyle Series will be offered quarterly to educate St. Barnabas residents and the public about health topics. There is no charge and refreshments will be served. Attendees will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win Kean Theatre tickets. For more information, contact Anne Nelson at 724-625-4000 ext. 258 or

About St. Barnabas:
St. Barnabas Health System is the largest health care concern of its kind in Pennsylvania and offers service apart from the ordinary in a faith-based, non-denominational setting.  Tracing its heritage back to 1900, the system serves approximately 900 inpatients and residents, plus 35,000 outpatients and home care clients.  The health system is composed of the St. Barnabas Communities, a continuing care retirement community including The Village at St. Barnabas, The Washington Place at St. Barnabas, The Woodlands at St. Barnabas and White Tail Ridge; St. Barnabas Clinical Services, including St. Barnabas Nursing Home, St. Barnabas Medical Center, Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas and The Arbors at St. Barnabas; and St. Barnabas Charities, the fund-raising arm, which includes the Kean Theatre and Rudolph Auto Repair.


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