Health events


LUMBERTON — Numerous events designed to promote good heath have been scheduled for September at Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center.

The center is located beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall on North Elm Street in Lumberton.

— Diabetes: Southeastern Health pharmacist Kate Miller will speak to diabetes support group attendees on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Coffee and Conversation: Project Specialist Carlotta Winston will speak with patrons about the Healthy Communities A-Z program on Wednesday at 8:45 a.m. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Lunch & Learn: Representatives from Robeson County Department of Social Services, Legal Aid of NC, and the Financial Services Department from Southeastern Health will speak Friday at 11 a.m. about Medicaid assistance and open enrollment. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Prostate health: Southeastern Health’s Dr. Mike Popovic will present a program about prostate health on Sept. 12 at 11 a.m. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Emergency Preparedness: Representatives from the American Red Cross will talk about emergency preparedness on Sept. 14 at 11 a.m. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Sept. 15 at 8:45 a.m. The event is free and HL4L credit will be offered for Southeastern Health employees in attendance. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Double Bunco: Southeastern Health’s PrivilegesPlus group will play Double Bunco on Sept. 18 at 3 p.m. For information, call 910-671-5018.

— Lunch & Learn: Southeastern Medical Clinic North Lumberton’s Dr. Robin Peace will speak about cholesterol on Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Weight Loss: Southeastern Health’s Weight Loss Support Group will meet on Sept. 19 at 5:15 p.m. The program offers HL4L credit for Southeastern Health employees in attendance. For information, call 910-735-8562.

— Walk with a Doc: Gibson Cancer Center physician assistant Catherine Gaines will present a program about prostate and breast cancer on Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. A stroll around the mall will be followed by a healthy lunch for those in attendance. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Sept. 22 at 8:45 a.m. The event is free and HL4L credit will be offered for Southeastern Health employees in attendance. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Cervical Cancer: Southeastern Women’s Healthcare’s Dr. Donald McKinley will present a program about cervical health on Sept. 26 at 11 a.m. For information, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Sept. 29 at 8:45 a.m. The event is free and HL4L credit will be offered for Southeastern Health employees in attendance. For information, call 910-671-9393.

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