When:
March 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
2019-03-16T13:00:00-07:00
2019-03-16T15:30:00-07:00
Where:
Scotts Valley Senior Center
370 Kings Village Road
Scotts Valley
CA 95066
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Maxine McCarthy
831-600-8440
SVSLA is sponsoring this unique, educational program to shed light on this subject. Learn what alternative medicine is and why people use it.

This alternative and complementary medicine program features a panel of well-known and respected experts in the fields of acupuncture, herbal medicine, medical marijuana, and nutrition who will discuss how these alternatives to conventional medical care may help with ailments common to people ages 50+. Hear up-to-date information about how these types of remedies can benefit our health and well-being, including memory, joints, mobility, heart health, chronic pain, diabetes, sleep patterns and other ailments. Also discover the latest research about the placebo effect in healing! This is a unique opportunity to get your personal questions answered by expert panelists.

Meet our esteemed panel of experts:

– Dr. Michael Tierra, LAc, OMD, AHG speaking about “acupuncture” and “herbal medicine”
– Valerie Corral, Co-founder and Director of Wo/Men’s Alliance for Medical Alliance (WAMM) speaking about “medical marijuana”
– Richard Goldberg, PhD Holistic Nutrition speaking about “nutrition”
– Morris Barenfus, VMD, Science Professor emeritus, Bethany University speaking about “the placebo effect in healing”

Plus enjoy the reception following with snacks and beverages. Bring a friend or two to this fact-filled information session.

RSVP to (831) 600-8440 by March 9th for best seats! Drop-ins are always welcome on a space available basis.