Health calendar 3/24/09

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Today

Surviving the Loss of a Child

The program concerning grief after the loss of a child includes phases of loss, tips to survive loss and resources to help people coping with such grief. For more information, call 332-1587 or 800-800-5123.

When: 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Southeast Missouri Hospital, meeting room 102

Heart Smart screenings

Screenings available for total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, cardiac risk ratio and glucose 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

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, 410 W. Main St., Jackson

SHOW Mobile

The Southeast Health on Wheels mobile health unit, SHOW Mobile, offers health education and health-care services. For more information, call 651-5980.

When: 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Opportunity Family Outreach Center, 505 W. Marshall St., Charleston, Mo.

Monday

SHOW Mobile

The Southeast Health on Wheels mobile health unit, SHOW MOBILE, offers health education and health-care services. For more information, call 651-5980.

When: 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Oran City Hall, 404 S. Railroad St., Oran, Mo.

March 31

Treating Osteoporotic

Compression Fractures

Treating fractured vertebrae with a balloon kyphoplasty procedure explained and compared to older treatments for osteoporosis-related fractures. Call 800-800-5123 for more information.

When: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Where: Southeast Missouri Hospital, Harrison Room.

Pertinent addresses:

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

505 West Marshall, Charleston, MO

404 S. Railroad St., Oran, MO

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