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Upcoming classes, schedules and screenings

May 28, 2019

Upcoming classes, schedules and screenings:

Tuesday, May 28

— Free Diabetic Foot Screening — If you have diabetes and suffer from lack of sensation, a feeling of “pins and needles” or pain in your feet, learn your risks at these free screenings.

Location: 1115 20th St., Huntington.

Time: 9 a.m.

More information: Call 304-399-3510

— Welcome to Medicare 101 — Cabell Huntington Hospital Senior Services is hosting a free workshop series to bring together Medicare experts with those who are eligible to enroll -or already enrolled- in the federal health insurance program.

Location: Harless Auditorium near the atrium entrance on the hospital’s ground floor

Time: 2 p.m.

More information: 304-526-2695

— Stroke Recovery Support Group — Stroke support groups challenge people to reach beyond their limitations. Social interaction and simply feeling connected to others helps ease the depression and isolation so common after stroke.

Location: Health South Therapy Gym

Time: 6 p.m.

More information: 304-526-6317

— Breastfeeding 101 — Techniques for successful breastfeeding are provided by a certified lactation consultant. This class is free and open to nursing mothers. Registration is requested.

Location: Cabell Huntington Hospital

Time: 6 to 8 p.m.

More information: 304-526-BABY (2229)

— Seniors in Motion

Location: St. Mary’s Wellness Center

Time: 10-11 a.m.

More information: 304- 399-7444

— Spine Surgery Pre-Op — Class for pre-operation Spine Center patients and their friends and family

Location: St. Mary’s Regional Heart Institute Room 207

Time: 4-5 p.m.

More Information: For more information, contact the Spine Nurse Navigator at 304-526-6025

— Surgical Weight-Loss Support Group — This support group is open to anyone who has had weight loss surgery or is considering weight loss surgery.

Location: St. Mary’s Conference Center

Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

More information: 304-399-4118

Wednesday, May 29

— Healing Through Grief and Loss — Participants can engage in learning about grief and loss, share their feelings and experiences and engage in healing experiences in this weekly support group that continues through Dec. 19.

Location: Cabell Huntington Hospital Counseling Center, 517 9th St., 2nd Floor

Time: 3:30-5 p.m.

More information: 304.526.2049

Thursday, May 30

— Seniors in Motion

Location: St. Mary’s Wellness Center

Time: 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.

More information: 304-399-7444

— Zumba

Location: Class is located in the Wellness Center aerobics room on the first floor of St. Mary’s Regional Heart Institute

Time: 6 p.m.

Costs: A Wellness Class package consists of any 8 wellness classes. Packages are $35 or $5 per class for community members/$20 or $3 per class for St. Mary’s employees and Wellness Center and Total Woman members. Free trial classes are available

More Information: call (304) 399-7444

Saturday, June 1

— Childbirth Class — Soon-to-be parents can learn the basics of what to expect from labor, delivery and their hospital stay following childbirth. This day-long class is offered free of charge. Registration is required.

Location: Cabell Huntington Hospital

Time: 9 a.m.

More information: 304-526-BABY (2229)

Sunday, June 2

— CAN-CERvive Support Group

Location: St. Mary’s Conference Center, Breakout Room 2

Time: 12:30 p.m.

For information: 304-526-1532

Monday, June 3

— Zumba

Location: Class is located in the Wellness Center aerobics room on the first floor of St. Mary’s Regional Heart Institute

Time: 6 p.m.

Costs: A Wellness Class package consists of any 8 wellness classes. Packages are $35 or $5 per class for community members/$20 or $3 per class for St. Mary’s employees and Wellness Center and Total Woman members. Free trial classes are available

More Information: call 304-399-7444

— Surgical Weight Control Seminar — Seminars about weight-control surgery are designed for people considering their options. Practical, forthright information will be offered about what to expect before, during and after surgery.

Location: 1115 20th Street, Huntington, WV

Time: Registration opens at 4 p.m. and seminars begin at 4:30 p.m.

More Information: 304-399-4118

— Breastfeeding 101 — Breastfeeding can be easier and more enjoyable with the support of others. Cabell Huntington Hospital’s breastfeeding classes are taught by lactation consultant Dawn Kinser, RN, BSN, IBCLC-RLC, who offers encouragement and information for nursing mothers.

Location: TBA when registered

More information and to register: Call 304-525-BABY

— Sharing Ovarian/Gynecologic Cancer Support Group — This free support group is for survivors of ovarian, cervical, endometrial or uterine cancer. It meets the first Monday of each month. Refreshments are served. Dr. Gerard Oakley serves as the medical advisor, and everyone is welcome. No RSVP is required.

Location: ECCC Education Center

Time: 5:30 a.m.

More information: Contact us at 304-526-2443

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