SANATOGA PA – Health care news for Sanatogans (and anyone else!), Feb. 15-21, 2009:
Tuesday, Feb. 17
The first meeting in a three-session program on “Living With Diabetes” will be held from 6-9 p.m. in the ground floor boardroom at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, 1600 E. High St., Pottstown PA. For information, call 610-327-7463. To register, call 610-327-7500.
A free workshop, “Trade Up To A Healthier Habit,” will be conducted by Reiki master-teacher and creative living coach Susan Cleaver of Douglassville from 6:30-7 p.m. in the offices of McCormick Chiropractic, 92 Kemp Rd., Pottstown PA. Seating is limited. To register or for more information, call 610-705-0201.
Tuesday, Feb. 17
EKG screenings will be conducted by staff members from Pottstown Memorial Medical Center from 1:30-4 p.m. in the hospital’s second-floor Cardiac Health Center, 1600 E. High St., Pottstown PA. Similar screenings also will be held Wednesday (Feb. 18, 2009) from 3-6 p.m. Registration is required; to register, call 610-327-7662.
Wednesday, Feb. 18
Dr. Carol Henwood of Pottstown Medical Specialists Inc., a Healthy Woman physician-advisor, will speak on “Be Heart-Healthy” beginning at 6 p.m. in the Loft at Limerick Golf Club, Limerick PA. The talk is part of the Healthy Woman event series sponsored by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Tickets cost $10 for series members, and $15 for non-members.
Babysitters, your education is here. The first meeting in a three-session babysitting class will be held from 6-9 p.m. in the Chesmont Clasroom 2 at 13 Armand Hammer Blvd., First Floor Rear, Pottstown PA. To register, call 610-327-7662. The class is sponsored by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Thursday, Feb. 19
Blood pressure screenings will be conducted by staff members from Pottstown Memorial Medical Center from 1-3 p.m. in the Wal-Mart store in Bechtelsville PA.
Friday, Feb. 20
Is your child safe in that car seat? Be sure. Learn from a certified car seat technician how to properly install a child’s car seat. An appointment is required; to make one, call 610-327-7145. The service is sponsored by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
“What You Can Expect” in bone and joint health is the Senior Circle’s Lunch ‘N Learn topic presents by nurse Thao Wesler at 11 a.m. in the Chesmont conference center, 13 Armand Hammer Blvd., Pottstown PA. The programs are sponsored by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Seating is limited, and registration is required. To register, call 610-327-7699.