First Posted: 1/7/2012


group to meet

LUMBERTON — The Southeastern Neuromuscular Rehabilitation Center’s Fibromyalgia Support Group will meet at 4 p.m. on Monday. Physical Therapist Julie Sawyer will present an overview of fibromyalgia for support group participants as well as for their friends and family.

Meetings are held at the Southeastern Lifestyle Day Spa, which is located behind the Southeastern Lifestyle Center for Fitness and Rehabilitation at 4895 Fayetteville Road. Registration is required by calling 910-735-2830 or emailing

Weight loss

options offered

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Weight Loss Center, an affiliate of Southeastern Regional Medical Center, offers options for weight loss success.

Dr. Barry Williamson, of Lumberton Surgical Associates, will host seminars on LAP-BANDTM on Tuesday and Jan. 23 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Southeastern Weight Loss Center located at 403 W. 27th St.. Dr. Eric Velazquez, of Southeastern Surgical Center, will host a seminar on a variety of weight loss surgery options, including adjustable gastric band, sleeve gastrectomy, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, on Jan. 18 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., also at the weight loss center

Registration is required for all seminars by calling 910-608-0307.


sessions set

LUMBERTON — The Adult Bereavement Support Group, designed to offer support to grieving people who have experienced the loss of a loved one, will begin a new five-week session on Jan. 17. Meetings begin at 7 p.m. in the conference room at Southeastern Hospice House at 1100 Pine Rune Drive.

There is no charge for these sessions. For information, call 910-671-5031.