Healthy Aging Program at Senior Center, Nov. 15

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Released by Bayhealth Medical Center

Bayhealth STEPS to Healthy Aging Program will be held at Milford Senior Center Tuesday, November 15, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Ireland Room. Bayhealth’s Steps To Healthy Aging is a free membership program for any person 50+ years old in the Bayhealth service area. Steps To Healthy Aging provides members with the latest health information including tips on healthy diet and lifestyles to promote longevity and quality of life. Steps To Healthy Aging provides weekly blood pressure checks and other screenings and monthly education seminars in which members can learn about a variety of health issues and get answers from a physician or health professional. Membership also includes discounts with participating vendors.

Dr. William A. Wood, Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist, will be the guest speaker. Dr. Wood received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and went on to complete five-year otolaryngology residency training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, he is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, Physicians for a National Health Program, and Physicians for Human Rights.

Dr. Wood is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (FAAOA) and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). An author of several publications based on his research in the field of otolaryngology, Dr. Wood has also been the recipient of several awards, including the Distinguished Medical Scholar award at UNC, the Tinker Graduate Research Travel Award, and the Foreign Language Areas Studies Fellowship

For more information about the Bayhealth Steps To Healthy Aging program, please (302) 744-6227 or please visit www.bayhealth.org/steps.