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Saint Joseph London to Host Bite Size Learning Event on Fibromyalgia
Free health education event at Laurel County Public Library

London, Ky. (August 31, 2015)— Saint Joseph London, part of KentuckyOne Health, invites the community to learn more about fibromyalgia at the Bite Size Learning health education event on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Laurel County Public Library.

Ashu Joshi, MD, an internal medicine physician with KentuckyOne Health Primary Care Associates in London, will be the featured guest speaker at the program, which is part of the yearlong educational series sponsored by Saint Joseph London.

Dr. Joshi will discuss common signs, symptoms and treatments of fibromyalgia, a condition that causes chronic and widespread pain in the musculoskeletal system. A question and answer period will be included in the event.

Bite Size Learning events occur on the third Wednesday of each month at the Laurel County Public Library, located at 120 College Park Drive in London.  Each month, a physician or staff member from Saint Joseph London hosts a special lunch-and-learn-style presentation on a different health topic to increase awareness and educate the public. Advance registration is requested. Saint Joseph London provides free box lunches to registered attendees.

To learn more about the Bite Size Learning series or to register for a class, please contact the Laurel County Library at 606.864.5759.

About KentuckyOne Health
KentuckyOne Health, the largest and most comprehensive health system in the Commonwealth, has more than 200 locations including, hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies in Kentucky and southern Indiana. KentuckyOne Health is dedicated to bringing wellness, healing and hope to all, including the underserved.  The system is made up of the former Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare and Saint Joseph Health System, along with the University of Louisville Hospital and James Graham Brown Cancer Center. KentuckyOne Health is proud of and strengthened by its Catholic, Jewish and academic heritages.

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Monday, August 31, 2015