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Upcoming Healthy Classes, Programs and Screenings

Nov. 13, 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:

ALZHEIMER'S SUPPORT GROUP, 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cabell Huntington Hospital, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. Meeting is for anyone affected by Alzheimer's as a patient, caregiver or family member. Call 304-526-2695 for more details.

CELIAC SUPPORT GROUP, 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, King's Daughters Medical Center, Health Education Center, 2201 Lexington Ave., Ashland. Discussions, presentations, diets, recipes and more in an informal group setting. Meetings are for patients and their families. For more information, call 888-377-KDMC.

MAN TO MAN: PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, Bellefonte Centre, 1000 Ashland Drive, Russell, Ky. Group is free and refreshments will be served. For more details, call 606-833-CARE.

COPD AWARENESS DAY, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, Cabell Huntington Hospital, 1340 Hal Greer Blvd., Huntington. The Lung Health Center is sponsoring free screenings about information about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Call 304-399-2881 for more information.

MOBILE MAMMOGRAMS - SOUTH ASHLAND, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 19, Bellefonte Primary Care, Carter Avenue, Ashland. Sponsored by Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. To schedule an appointment for a screening mammogram, call 606-836-PINK.

LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER, 2 to 3 p.m., Monday, Nov. 19, King's Daughters Medical Center, Center for Advanced Imaging, 2225 Central Ave., Ashland. This free program teaches female cancer patients beauty and skin care techniques to restore their appearance and self-image during chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Call 888-377-KDMC for more information.

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