Health calendar 1/9/03
Thursday, January 9, 2003
Breast Cancer Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. in first floor of Southeast Missouri Hospital's Regional Cancer Center. For information, call 651-5825.
Asthma Education program at 6:30 p.m. in Generations Center at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Class size is limited and registration is encouraged; call 651-5825.
Dr. Mason Bias will be the guest on "Ask Your Doctor," a call-in medical show that airs at 8 p.m. on channel 5. Viewers can call 334-3095 with questions. The show is sponsored jointly by the Cape Girardeau County Area Medical Society, St. Francis Medical Center and Southeast Missouri Hospital.
Heartsaver CPR class from 8 a.m. to noon at Main Street Fitness Center in Jackson, sponsored by the Wellness Department at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Fee is $20 and participants can earn two-year certification from American Heart Association. Call 334-WELL for information.
Preparation for childbirth class meets from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the conference room in the Healing Arts Center. This class covers expected bodily changes, labor signs and stages, pain control options, labor techniques and basic infant care. Lunch will provided. For more information, call 331-5107.
Infant care class from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the conference room in the Healing Arts Center. This class is targeted toward parents, grandparents or other care providers. For information, call (877) 231-BABY.
Diabetes Self-Management Support Group meets from 1 to 2 p.m. in Generations Center at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Program is about diabetes and heart disease. To register, call Carla Glaus at 651-5844.
Four Weeks to Tobacco Free class begins meeting at 7 p.m. and continues each Tuesday for four consecutive weeks. Class meets at Main Street Fitness Center in Jackson. Cost is $45 for all sessions. Registration is required; call 243-2211 for details.
SHARE Grief Support Group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in meeting room 102 at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Group is for parents who have lost children due to miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death and ectopic pregnancies. For information, call 651-5549.
Grief support groups to meet at 7 p.m. in meeting room 101 at Southeast Missouri Hospital. For information, call 651-5519.
Grief support groups to meet at 1 p.m. in meeting room 102 at Southeast Missouri Hospital. For information, call 651-5519.
-- From staff reports