All Classes & Events

Understanding Cancer Screening
A Healthier You: Knowing Your Numbers and Beyond

Multiple dates available

Free

Learn about the latest health guidelines for preventive cancer screenings, blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index and blood glucose, including how age, family history and personal risk factors may play a role.

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Arthritis Foundation Support Group

Multiple dates available

Free

The group provides an inviting environment for those whose daily lives are impacted by arthritis, creating a space where members can educate, uplift and have fun with each other.

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Baby Care & Infant CPR - event details
Baby Care and Infant CPR Class

Multiple dates available

Price: $75.00

Learn about various topics related to newborn care in this prenatal class. Discounts available for Medicaid patients delivering at Swedish Hospital.

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Breastfeeding Class - event details
Breastfeeding Class

Multiple dates available

Price: $20.00

Learn techniques for breastfeeding success from board-certified lactation consultants. Partners are strongly encouraged to attend. Discounts available for Medicaid patients delivering at Swedish Hospital.

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Bystander CPR AED Training - event details
Bystander CPR/AED Training Session

Wednesday, April 29
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

This free training features interactive practice of "hands-only" CPR with a mannequin so individuals can understand how to properly perform chest compressions. The class will also demonstrate how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).

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Childbirth Education Class - event details
Childbirth Education Class

Multiple dates available

Price: $75.00

Learn about birth options, what to expect during labor and delivery, comfort measures and more. Discounts available for Medicaid patients delivering at Swedish Hospital.

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Diabetes Support Group
Diabetes Support Group

Multiple dates available

Free

Swedish Hospital’s Diabetes Community Center invites you to join a free support group for adults living with diabetes.

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Eye Health
Eye Health: Conditions, Treatments and Prevention

Tuesday, May 19
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Free

Learn about treatment options for common eye conditions, including cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy, along with strategies for prevention.

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Family Birthing Center Tour
Family Birthing Center Tour

Multiple dates available

Free

Swedish Hospital nurses will conduct a guided tour, providing general birthing information and a look around the Family Birthing Center, including the labor and delivery units and postpartum floor.

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Pelvic Health
Gaining Control of Your Pelvic Health

Thursday, April 23
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Free

Learn practical advice and treatment options to address various women’s health issues, including incontinence, urinary retention, overactive bladder, prolapse and more.

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Get Educated on Diabetes - event details
Get Educated on Diabetes

Multiple dates available

Free

Join a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator for an engaging presentation on how to stay one step ahead of your diabetes or pre-diabetes.

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Cancer Fighting Foods - event details
Gut Check: Keeping your Digestive System Healthy

Wednesday, May 27
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

Cleanses, special diets, prebiotics, probiotics...What trends are actually supported by medical professionals? Learn about common stomach and GI issues, the latest in screening guidelines and warning signs.

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Osteoporosis
Healthy Bones: Learning About Osteoporosis

Multiple dates available

Free

There are often no visible signs or symptoms of osteoporosis until a bone fracture occurs. Learn about osteoporosis risk factors, screenings, treatments and prevention tips.

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Heart Disease Screening - event details
Heart Disease Screening

Multiple dates available

Price: $50.00

Sign up for a 15-minute screening in our Heart and Lung Center, which includes an EKG, diabetes and cholesterol screening, and more.

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Joint Pain - event details
Joint Pain and Injury: Treatments and Interventions

Thursday, April 16
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

Learn about common sources of joint pain and athletic injuries and available treatment options, including benefits of conservative approaches and when to consider surgical interventions.

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Men Hormones
Male Sexual Health: Hormones and More

Saturday, April 18
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Free

Learn about factors that affect hormones, prostate health and overall male sexual health. Topics include erectile dysfunction, testosterone levels, prevention strategies and traditional and non-traditional treatments to address a range of issues.

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Meet the Midwives - event details
Meet the Midwives

Multiple dates available

Free

Meet the team of midwives from Swedish Medical Group in a casual setting and briefly tour the Family Birthing Center.

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New Moms Group - event details
New Moms Group

Multiple dates available

Free

Connect with other new moms in a comfortable setting, facilitated by midwives, psychologists, lactation consultants and other experts. Babies welcome!

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PT-OT Continuing Education
Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Continuing Education Programs

Multiple dates available

Price: $495.00

Continuing Education Programs hosted at Swedish Hospital provide clinicians with access to industry professionals from across the country, all in a convenient setting on the north side of Chicago.

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Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery
Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery

Multiple dates available

Free

Learn about all aspects of your upcoming joint replacement surgery along with recovery steps to promote a successful outcome after surgery. Bring a friend, family member or caregiver!

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Skin Cancer Screening

Multiple dates available

Free

The Swedish Skin Institute at Swedish Hospital will conduct free skin cancer screenings by appointment for people with no prior history of skin cancer.

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Smart Shopping
Smart Shopping: Understanding Food Labels

Thursday, April 23
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

Learn about components of the food label and how to prioritize categories, as well as practical guidance on selecting healthier food options.

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Smart Snacking
Smart Snacking: Naturally Boosting Your Energy

Thursday, May 14
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

Increase your energy without grabbing another cup of coffee, sugary beverage or junk food. Learn about ingredients which naturally help to boost energy levels, and enjoy samples of a healthy energy bite courtesy of a demo at the end of the program.

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Smoking Cessation Program
Smoking Cessation Program

Tuesday, March 24
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Price: $150.00

This 8-week program outlines a strategy to quit smoking and offers techniques to establish a cessation plan. The program includes a comprehensive support group combined with individualized interventions.

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Stroke Club - event details
Stroke Club

Multiple dates available

Free

Stroke Club is a support group for both present and past day rehab patients as well as an open forum to the community.

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Diabetes Myths - event details
Understanding and Navigating Diabetes

Thursday, May 28
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Free

Navigating a new diabetes diagnosis can be confusing and overwhelming. Join a certified diabetes educator to get on track with your diabetes management.

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Women Living with Cancer Networking Group
Women Living with Cancer Networking Group

Tuesday, April 28
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Free

Meet women living with a cancer diagnosis and learn from each other's experiences. Each group includes an activity or educational topic. Open to all diagnoses.

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