Health events


LUMBERTON — A number of events promoting health and a healthier lifestyle have been scheduled in November 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. For information on any of the events, call 910-671-9393.

— Nutrition Bingo: Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Friday and Satuday, and Nov. 17 at 8:45 a.m. The events are free.

— Advance Directives: The Rev. Dean Carter, Southeastern Health Pastoral Care Services coordinator, will present on advance directives on Tuesday at 11 a.m.

— Diabetes: The Diabetes Support Group will meet on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

— Diabetic Eye Disease: Ophthalmologist Dr. Scott Mouser of Southeastern Eye Care will present a program about diabetic eye disease Wednesday at 12:15 p.m.

— Double Bunco: Southeastern Health’s PrivilegesPlus group will play Double Bunco on Nov. 13 at 3 p.m. For information, call 910-671-5018.

— Diabetic Foot Health: Kathy Hansen, program director at Southeastern Wound Healing Center, will present a program on diabetic foot health on Nov. 14 at 11 a.m.

— Bladder Health: Urologist Dr. George Mozingo, of Southeastern/Lumberton Urology, will present a program about bladder health on Nov. 15 at 11 a.m.

— Lung Cancer and Diabetes: Catherine Gaines, Gibson Cancer Center lead patient navigator, will present a program about lung cancer and diabetes on Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. A stroll around the mall will be followed by a healthy lunch for those in attendance.

— Re-think your Drink: Carlotta Winston, Healthy Communities A-Z Project specialist, will present a program on reconsidering your drink choices on Nov. 29 at 11 a.m.

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