Tag: health

Health listings for the May 10 edition

TUESDAY, MAY 14 SOUTHINGTON AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE. 1 to 6 p.m. First Congregational Church, 37 Main St., Southington. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), RedCrossBlood.org to schedule an appointment. Get a $5 Amazon gift card via email.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON NALAXONE…

Health listings for the April 26 edition

FRIDAY, APRIL 26 PLAINVILLE LEARN MORE ABOUT PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE. 10 a.m. Parth Shah, MD, FACS, director, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, The Hospital of Central Connecticut and Hartford Hospital. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. Free. Seating is limited.…

Health listings for the April 19 edition

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24 SOUTHINGTON UNDERSTANDING THE COMPLEXITIES OF MEDICATION. 1:30 p.m. Christina Polomoff, clinical pharmacist. Hartford HealthCare Senior Services is sponsoring. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. Seating is limited. RSVP. 1-855-442-4373.   APRIL 25-MAY 30 OTHER ANXIETY WORKSHOP. Thursdays,…

Health listings for the April 12 edition

SATURDAY, APRIL 13 SOUTHINGTON ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Led by retirement counselor Antoinette Ouellette. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.   MULBERRY GARDENS OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.…

Health listings for the April 5 edition

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10 BRISTOL MANAGING CHRONIC BACK PAIN USING NON-DRUG TREATMENTS. 10:30 a.m. Exercise physiologist Christine Solimini-Swift will explore various approaches to minimizing lower back pain through exercise. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. RSVP. (860) 584-7895.   PLAINVILLE…

Health listings for the March 29 edition

TUESDAY, APRIL 2 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 10:30 a.m. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Center for Healthy Aging. Southington Community YMCA, 29 High St., Southington.   THURSDAY, APRIL 4 PLAINVILLE EATING FOR HEALTHY WEIGHT LOSS. 10 a.m. Tracey Luciani, registered…

Health listings for the March 22 edition

SATURDAY, MARCH 23 PLAINVILLE LET’S COOK HEALTHY. 10 a.m. class sponsored in collaboration with Healthy Plainville. Classes provide ideas for families to create simple, healthy and delicious meals and snacks that include readily available ingredients that are not processed. Free.…

Health listings for the March 8 edition

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13 SOUTHINGTON ‘ANXIETY: THE SYMPTOMS, THE TREATMENTS AND THE WAYS TO COPE.’ 6:30 p.m. Presented by Wheeler Clinic. Southington Public Library, 255 Main St., Southington. Register. www.SouthingtonLibrary.org   MARCH 13, APRIL 10 PLAINVILLE FREE MONTHLY BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS.…

Health listings for the March 1 edition

MARCH 13, APRIL 10 PLAINVILLE FREE MONTHLY BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by Mulberry Gardens of Southington. No appointments necessary. Drop-in. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville.   SUNDAY, APRIL 6 SOUTHINGTON HOLISTIC BENEFIT FAIR. 11…