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Health-Related Classes, Programs and Screenings

Jan. 08, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- A number of health-conscious classes, programs and screenings are scheduled in the Tri-State this week. Some of the activities offered in the area:

Alzheimer's Disease Support Group, 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8, Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center, resource room, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. The Senior Services Department invites anyone affected by Alzheimer's disease as a patient, caregiver or family member to participate in this monthly support group focused on coping with the disease. For more details, call 304-526-2695.

Man to Man: Prostate Cancer Support Group, Tuesday, Jan. 8, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, 1000 Ashland Drive, Russell, Ky. Support group is free and refreshments will be provided. Call 606-833-CARE for more information.

Mobile Mammography -- Ashland, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9, Bellefonte Primary Care, Winchester Ave., Ashland. To schedule an appointment for a screening mammogram, call 606-836-PINK.

Surgical Weight Loss Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 10, King's Daughters Medical Center, Health Education Center, 2201 Lexington Ave., Ashland. For more information, call 606-408-5193.

Marshall University Diabetes Support Group, 6 p.m., Monday, Jan. 14, Erma Ora Byrd Clinical Center, 1249 15th St., Huntington. Monthly support group for anyone affected by diabetes. January's topic of discussion will be exercise. For more information, call 304-691-1661.

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