Tag: health

Quail Creek Wellness presentation – Monday, November 28

A Quail Creek Wellness Presentation will take place Monday, November 28, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom. Lynn Polonski, M.D. is a Board Diplomate of Ophthalmology and specializes in Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic. He started a private practice called Catalina Eye Care P.C. in the Foothills of Tucson in 2009. A…

2 Your Health: Understanding a breast cancer diagnosis

Editor’s Note: “2 Your Health” is a new column in the Quail Creek Crossing dedicated to health issues. Each month different doctors and or medical associations, from varying specialties, will be writing on issues of importance. Articles are based on experiences and independent research conducted by the doctors or medical associations. We encourage anyone considering…

Health and Wellness Fair

Quail Creek’s fifth annual Health and Wellness Fair will take place Friday, October 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the entire Madera Clubhouse. Over 50 local businesses and health care professionals will offer free testing, free samples and lots of information on a wide array of products and services that will help make…

Meet and laugh with Jim Asbell

Jim Asbell is a self-described goof ball.

Author, artist, columnist and Quail Creek resident Jim Asbell will give a free talk based on his recent book, Live Well With Terminal Illness and Other Crappy Diseases on Monday, November 7 at 2:00 p.m. in the Gold Room of the Madera Clubhouse. Jim, a self-described goof ball, will provide warm, witty and practical advice on…

Quail Creek Wellness Presentation – November 28

At 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 28, 2016 a Wellness Presentation will take place in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom. Lynn Polonski, M.D. is a Board Diplomate of Ophthalmology and specializes in Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic. He started a private practice called Catalina Eye Care P.C. in the Foothills of Tucson in 2009. A graduate…

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Be someone’s hero – you can save more than one life with just one donation. The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give blood! Smile and give; someone will smile and live! The American Red Cross is holding a drive at Quail Creek in 2016: September 25 in the Madera Clubhouse Silver Rooms 1…

“All About Cataracts” September 26

Join Ophthalmologist Dr. Roxana Ursea in an informational session on cataracts. Learn about symptoms and the latest in treatment options. Bring your questions! Dr. Ursea is a Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Northwest Medical Center. A Q and A will follow the presentation. The Quail Creek Wellness Presentation will be held on Monday, September…

Blood Drive September 25

American Red Cross Blood Drive will take place on September 25, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Silver Rooms at Madera Clubhouse. Be someone’s hero – you can save more than one life with just one donation. The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give blood! Smile and give; someone will…

CERT Basic Course set for September 7

Karl Holmstrom and Rachel Ramsower tend to victim Doug Dorsey’s many injuries during a recent CERT training class; photo by John McGee.

Peggy McGee The Greater Green Valley Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will begin its basic training course on Wednesday, September 7 at the Green Valley Fire District HQ, 1285 W Camino Encanto. This five day course will cover disaster preparedness, terrorism, disaster medical operations, community planning, psychological reaction to disasters and many more topics. What…