Meridian Community Resource Center March Events

Now through March 31, 2018

• Monday, March 5, 2018

Angioscreen® | 1:00 – 7:30 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.

Special Rate:  $49.95



• Monday, March 5, 2018
Diabetes Support Group |2:00  – 3:00 p.m.

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



Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Getting a Leg Up on Varicose Veins | 10:00 a.m. – NOON

Lawrence Mueller, M.D. will discuss causes and the latest treatment options for varicose veins. Screenings provided.



Monday, March 12, 2018
Ringing in Your Ears? | 1:00  – 2:00 p.m.

Learn the causes, symptoms and treatment options for tinnitus.



• Tuesday, March 13, 2018
FREE Blood Pressure Screenings

• Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Hypertension and You | 11:00 a.m.  – NOON

Learn to manage your blood pressure through lifestyle changes.



• Monday, March 19, 2018
Managing Your  Medications | 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Meet with our registered pharmacist to discuss medication interaction, taking medications properly and interaction of supplements. Bring your medications and supplements to have them reviewed by a registered pharmacist.





• Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Medications for Substance Use Disorders

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Join Muhammad Abbas, M.D. as we discuss the latest in medications available for treatment and the importance of medication adherence and behavioral treatments.



Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Power of Yoga | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Join Tilton Fitness, Jackson for a FREE introductory demo yoga class. Yoga can help you by making you fit, flexible and stress-free.



Monday, March 26, 2018
Prediabetes: Are You at Risk?  | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Learn what lifestyle changes you can make to help prevent the onset of diabetes.

10:00 a.m. – NOON