Upcoming Healthy Classes, Programs and Screenings
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:
Man to Man: Prostate Cancer Support Group, Tuesday, Feb. 12, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, 1000 Ashland Drive, Russell, Ky. Support group, facilitated by Andrew K. Wright, is free. Refreshments will be provided. For more details, call 606-833-3333.
Mobile Mammography -- Ashland, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 13, Bellefonte Primary Care, Winchester Avenue, Ashland. To schedule an appointment for a screening mammogram, call Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital's Women's Center at 606-836-PINK.
Living Well with Cancer, 12 to 12:45 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 13, Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center, Room G99, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. This is an eight-week series of presentations focusing on the different stages of living with cancer. Topics include stress management, relaxation skills, communication, problem solving, time management and recognizing and processing grief. A light lunch will be provided. No registration is required. For more details, call 304-399-6742.
Surgical Weight Loss Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 14, King's Daughters Medical Center, Health Education Center, 2201 Lexington Ave., Ashland. For more details, call 888-377-KDMC.
Sisters of Hope: Breast Cancer Support Group, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 18, Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. A support group for women with breast cancer. Dr. Shawn McKinney serves as the medical advisor. For more information, call 304-526-2443.