Southington health listings for the Aug. 26 edition

healthTUESDAY, AUG. 23

SOUTHINGTON

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Offered by Hartford HealthCare Services. Info at  hhcseniorservices.org

BREAST HEALTH BASICS. 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at  Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Tina Rodriguez, community outreach educator for Midstate Medical Center and Hartford health Care Cancer Institute, will provide steps women can take to stay healthy, and the significance of early detection and prevention of breast cancer. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Space is limited. RSVP, (860) 621-3014.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 6

SOUTHINGTON

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Southington YMCA, 29 High St. Offered by Hartford HealthCare Services. Info at  hhcseniorservices.org

TUESDAY, SEPT. 13

SOUTHINGTON

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 11 a.m. to noon at Shop Rite, 750 Queen St. Offered by Hartford HealthCare Services. Info at  hhcseniorservices.org

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14

SOUTHINGTON

SOUTHINGTON SENIOR HEALTH FAIR. 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Free health fair features exhibits and opportunities to talk with medical professionals. Free screenings will be offered, including balance, blood pressure, memory, blood glucose and cholesterol. Attendees can bring medications in a “brown bag” to have them reviewed by pharmacists. Pre-registration is required for blood glucose and/or cholesterol screenings at (860) 621-3014.

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