Lectures & Series

Irvine Senior Services, in partnership with local community organizations, offers presentations on topics of interest to active adults. All presentations are offered at no charge, unless otherwise noted. Registration is recommended.

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Oral Health

Learn how your oral health can impact your well-being. Discuss how gum disease can affect diabetes, heart conditions, and other inflammatory diseases. Presented by Wood-bridge Dentistry.

     Tuesday, April 9
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Lakeview Senior Center  

Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Beyond CPAP Therapy

Learn what obstructive sleep apnea is, what causes it, and various treatment options. Treatments include weight loss, lifestyle changes, dental appliances, various surgical options, and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy. Presented by Hoag.

     Thursday, April 11
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Trabuco Center  

Medicare Options

Discuss general Medicare options, what you need to consider, how to avoid over-paying, and ways to ensure your coverage is adequate. Presented by HICAP.

     Tuesday, April 16
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Lakeview Senior Center  

Brain Health Workshop

Learn about new discoveries in the field of neuroscience and natural solutions to com-bat Alzheimer’s, dementia, and memory loss. Presented by DeMoss Chiropractic.

     Thursday, April 18
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Trabuco Center  

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Learn about COPD’s signs and symptoms, types, complications, and how the condition is diagnosed. Presented by Anthem Blue Cross.

     Tuesday, April 23
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Lakeview Senior Center  

The Secret to Getting Through Difficult Times

In painful times, your perspective can influence your decision to make a positive or negative adjustment. We will discuss how even small shifts in thinking can help you become more resilient. Presented by Lenson Life Coaching, LLC.

     Tuesday, May 3
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Rancho Senior Center  

Treatment for Chronic Reflux

Discuss causes and treatment options for acid reflux and ways to stay informed. Presented by Hoag.

     Tuesday, May 7
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Lakeview Senior Center  

Advancements for Treating Hip Pain & Arthritis

Are you experiencing pain or arthritis in your hips? Learn about the latest advancements in hip replacement and non-surgical options. Presented by Hoag.

     Thursday, May 9
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Trabuco Center  

Most Common Foodborne Illnesses

Learn about foodborne illness and how to properly protect yourself from this common, costly, and sometimes life-threatening public health problem. Presented by Food & Nutri-tion Management Services, Inc.
     Tuesday, May 14
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Lakeview Senior Center  

Alzheimer’s Disease Research

This lecture will address the current state of Alzheimer’s disease research, which has seen drastic advances in the past two decades. Learn about risk and protective factors, new diagnostic tools, and treatment targets for Alzheimer’s disease. Presented by UCI MIND.

     Thursday, May 16
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Trabuco Center  

Natural Pain Relief Methods

Learn natural ways to reduce stress, pain, and inflammation by safely using herb and plant preparations. Presented by DeMoss Chiropractic.

     Tuesday, May 21
     10–11:30 a.m.
     Lakeview Senior Center  

How Each of Us Can Overcome Adversity

Discuss ways you can learn, grow, and heal when facing challenges in your life. Presented by Lenson Life Coaching, LLC.

     Thursday, May 23
     Trabuco Center  
     10–11:30 a.m.