Classes & Events

Thu

21

Mar 2019

Queen's Speaking of Health - West Oahu: What Your Gut May Be Telling You

The Queen's Medical Center - West Oahu

Time 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM

What Your Gut May Be Telling You

Helicobacter pylori, or H. pylori, is present in nearly 50 percent of the world’s population. Yet over 80 percent of those who have the bacteria, which resides in the upper gastrointestinal tract, do not have symptoms. For those who do notice symptoms, an H. pylori infection can be associated with a number of digestive problems, including cancer.

Join Nafanua “Nua” Braginsky, APRN-Rx to learn more about H. pylori infections and:

• Causes, risk factors and symptoms
• Diagnosis and treatment
• Association of H. pylori with peptic ulcers and stomach cancer

Register online or call 691-7117. Seating is limited. Free parking. Refreshments service.

Speaking of Health is a Free Community Health Lecture Series.

Location


91-2141 Fort Weaver Road
Ewa Beach, HI 96706
Main Lobby