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:
Sibling Class, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 7, Cabell Huntington Hospital, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. Future big brothers and sisters learn to help care for the new baby. Call 304-526-BABY to register.
Get Well Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 8, Huntington Mall, Barboursville. Medical professionals from Cabell Huntington Hospital, the Hoops Family Children's Hospital and the Cabell-Huntington Health Department will be available with nutrition information, immunizations, back-to-school supplies and more. Call 304-399-6742 for more details.
Healthy Heart, 8 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Aug. 9, Food Fair, 409 Solida Road, South Point, Ohio. Screenings include total cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, blood oxygen and EKG. Fasting is not required. Appointments are required by calling 888-377-KDMC.
Surgical Weight Loss Support Group, 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 9, King's Daughters Medical Center, Health Education Center, 2201 Lexington Ave., Ashland. For more information, call 606-408-5193.
Mobile Mammography -- Cannonsburg, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, Aug. 13, Bellefonte Primary Care, Cannonsburg, Ky. Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital's Mobile Mammography Unit will offer screening mammograms. Call 606-836-PINK.