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Health-related Classes, Programs and Screenings

Dec. 18, 2012 @ 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:

MOBILE MAMMOGRAMS -- IRONTON, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18, Rock Hill Elementary School, Ironton. Our Lady of Bellefonte will host its Mobile Mammography Unit for screening mammograms. To schedule an appointment, call 606-836-PINK.

BETTER BREATHERS, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18, Cabell Huntington Hospital Center for Lung Health, 1305 Elm St., Huntington. For people with chronic lung disease and their loved ones. For more information, call 304-526-2529.

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP, 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18, Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center, resource room, Cabell Huntington Hospital, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. Group is for anyone affected by Parkinson's disease as a patient, caregiver or family member. Call 304-526-2695 for more details.

SURGICAL WEIGHT LOSS EDUCATION, 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18, King's Daughters Medical Center, Health Education Center, 2201 Lexington Ave., Ashland. Laparoscopic gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric band information session for surgical weight loss. For more details, call 888-377-KDMC.

LOOK GOOD. FEEL BETTER., Tuesday, Dec. 18, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, Russell, Ky. Free program that helps women look their best during cancer treatment. To learn more or to register, call 606-833-CARE.

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