Health events


LUMBERTON — A number of events promoting health and a healthier lifestyle have been scheduled in October at Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center.

The Center is located Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall, located on North Elm Street in Lumberton.

— Diabetes: Dr. Colin Osborne III will speak to Diabetes Support Group attendees on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. The diabetes support group meets the first Tuesday of each month. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Friday at 8:45 a.m. The event is free. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Chiropractic Pain Relief: Dr. Brian Dial, of Dial Chiropractic, will present a program on pain relief from a chiropractic stand point on Oct. 10 at 11 a.m. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Breast Cancer Brunch: Healthy Communities A-Z Project Specialist Carlotta Winston will speak with patrons about breast cancer on Oct. 12 at 11 a.m. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Oct. 13 at 8:45 a.m. The event is free. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Double Bunco: Southeastern Health’s PrivilegesPlus group will play Double Bunco on Oct. 16 at 3 p.m. For more information, please call 910-671-5018.

— Orthopedics: Dr. Michael Maggitti, of Southeastern Orthopedics, will present a program about degenerative joint disease of the hips and knees on Oct. 17 at 11 a.m. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Weight Loss: Southeastern Health’s Weight Loss Support Group will meet on Oct. 17 at 5:15 p.m. The program offers HL4L credit for SeHealth employees in attendance. For more information, call 910-735-8562.

— Breast Cancer: Gibson Cancer Center Lead Patient Navigator and Physician Assistant Catherine Gaines will present a program about breast cancer and screenings on Oct. 19 at 11 a.m. A stroll around the mall will be followed by a healthy lunch for those in attendance. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Oct. 20 at 8:45 a.m. The event is free. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Caregivers: Southeastern Health’s Jack Crain will talk to attendees about caregiver burnout on Oct. 26 at 11 a.m. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

— Smoking and Your Health: Janna Blue, Program Coordinator from the Robeson County Health Department, will present a program about tobacco and women on Oct. 31 at 11 a.m. For more information, call 910-671-9393.

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