The Lighter Side of Medicine
Osher (50+). This course introduces a fun way to learn about the ten most common health issues.
About this course:Learn about the ten most common medical issues prevalent in aging: arthritis, cancer, dementia, diabetes, depression, falling, heart disease, osteoporosis, respiratory illness, and stroke. We cover the symptoms, tests, treatment, and preventive measures for each condition with a twist of humor, flair, and whimsy. The material is illuminated with funny musical parodies and medical terminology put to rhyme.
Fall 2019 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
No meeting Oct. 9. Plus members pay only $40 for this course. Visitors not permitted. You must be a current member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UCLA to enroll in this course. To become a member, proceed with enrolling in an OLLI course and you will be prompted to purchase a membership during checkout. For more information about OLLI, visit the Osher website.