Health briefs

First Posted: 12/10/2013

LUMBERTON — Dr. Barry Williamson, of Lumberton Surgical Associates, will host a seminar on LAP-BAND on Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m., at Southeastern Weight Loss Center located within the Southeastern Health Mall on the campus of Biggs Park Mall.

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 from 6 to 7 p.m. on Jan. 22 at Southeastern Medical Clinic Gray’s Creek. Registration is required for all seminars by calling 910-608-0307.

LUMBERTON — Experience the joy of sharing by dropping off healthy canned goods for the Lumberton Christian Care Soup Kitchen and exchanging healthy recipes on Tuesday at 8 a.m. in the retail space beside Belk at Biggs Park Mall.Free breakfast will be served.

The event is sponsored by Biggs Park Mall and Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center. For information, call 910-671-9393.