Health-Related 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, May 7, Cabell Huntington Hospital, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. Future big brothers and sisters learn to help care for the new baby. For more information, call 304-526-BABY.
HEALTHY HEART WITH EKG SCREENING, noon to 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 8, Boyd County Senior Center, 3015 Louisa St., Catlettsburg, Ky. Screening consists of total cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, blood oxygen and EKG. Screening is free, but appointments are required by calling King's Daughters Medical Center at 888-377-KDMC.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS -- ASHLAND, 9 to 11 a.m., Thursday, May 9, YMCA, Ashland. For more information, call Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital's CareLine at 606-833-CARE.
CHILDBIRTH CLASS, 9 a.m., Saturday, May 11, St. Mary's Regional Heart Institute, 2900 1st Ave., Huntington. To register, call 304-526-1394.
LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER, 5 to 7 p.m., Monday, May 13, St. Mary's Regional Heart Institute, 2900 1st Ave., Huntington. A free workshop for female cancer patients. To register, call 304-526-1349.
MARSHALL UNIVERSITY DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP, 6 p.m., Monday, May 13, Erma Ora Byrd Clinical Center, 1249 15th St., Huntington. Monthly support group for anyone affected by diabetes. For additional details, call 304-691-1661.