Meridian Community Resource Center February Events

Now through February 28, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017
Diabetes Support Group | 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Join others who are facing similar challenges managing diabetes and share information and experiences.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Weight Loss Surgery: The Facts | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Educational program on the benefits of weight loss surgery.

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Healthy Hearts | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Are you at risk for heart disease? Learn signs and symptoms and how to start living a healthy lifestyle!

Friday, February 10, 2017

Angioscreen® | 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Learn your risk for heart attack and stroke.  This vascular workup includes carotid artery ultrasound, heart rhythm, blood pressure and screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm and peripheral artery disease (PAD).  Participants receive an instant color report of the findings, educational material and private consultation with a registered nurse.

Registration is required.

Heart Month Special:  $49.95.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Getting a Leg Up on Varicose Veins | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Learn about varicose veins, their causes and the latest treatment options. Screenings will be provided following the lecture.  Speaker: Jarrod Kaufman, M.D.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

FREE Blood Pressure Screenings | 10:00 a.m. – NOON

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Caregivers Support Group | 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Join others who are facing similar challenges managing caregiver tasks and share information and experiences.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Balancing on Ice:

Preventing Winter Falls | 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Don’t let black ice sweep you off your feet this season. Get tips and advice on keeping yourself safe from winter falls.

Balance screenings will be provided.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Power of Yoga | 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Join Meridian Fitness and Wellness for an introductory yoga demo class.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

ABCs of Diabetes | 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Learn how to manage your diabetes and reduce risks and other complications.

Monday, February 27, 2017
Parkinson’s Disease Update | 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Learn the latest in diagnosis and treatment options for Parkinson’s Disease.

Monday, February 27, 2017
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Join Owano Pennycooke, M.D. as he discusses the signs, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments options.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Managing Chronic Pain | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Jorge Corzo, M.D. will discuss the latest treatment options for managing chronic pain.

To register please call 1-800-560-9990
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