Health calendar 3/17/09

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Today

Tremor screening on SHOW Mobile

A neurologist at Southeast Health on Wheels Mobile will do tremor screening. Participants should bring a list of medications they are taking. Call 800-800-5123 for more information.

When: 9 a.m. to noon

Where: Oran City Hall

Arthritis Education

The Southeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center offers information reducing fibromyalgia pain. For more information, call 331-5880 or 888-216-3293.

When: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Saint Francis Health and Wellness Center conference room 1

Heart Smart screenings

Screenings available on a walk-in basis. Call 332-1587 for more information.

When: 7 to 10 a.m.

Where: HealthPoint, 2126 Independence St.

Wednesday

Heart and Health screenings

Tests for total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, cardiac risk ratio and glucose as well as women's osteoporosis screening will be offered. Call 331-5970 for more information.

When: 7 to 10 a.m.

Where: Lobby atrium, Saint Francis Medical Center

Sibling class

The class includes coaching for children ages 5 to 8 on holding infants, helping with diapering and feeding and being a good sibling.

When: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Wellness Connection at West Park Mall

Heart Smart screenings

Screenings available on a walk-in basis. Call 332-1587 for more information.

When: 7 to 10 a.m.

Where: HealthPoint Jackson

Saturday

Preparation for childbirth class

A comprehensive guide to body changes during pregnancy, labor signs and stages, pain control options, labor techniques and basic infant care.

When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Call 877-231-2229 to verify location.

March 24

Surviving the Loss of a Child

Southeast Missouri Hospital social services specialist offers information on the phases of loss after a child died, tips to survive loss and resources available to those grieving. Call 332-1587 for more information.

When: 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Southeast Missouri Hospital meeting room 102

404 S. Railroad St., Oran, Mo

211 Saint Francis Drive, Cape Girardeau, MO

410 W. Main St., Jackson, Mo

3049 William St. Cape Girardeau, Mo

1709 Lacey St. Cape Girardeau, MO

150 S. Mount Auburn Rd., Cape Girardeau, MO

2126 Independence St., Cape Girardeau, MO

410 W. Main St., Jackson, MO

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