Maulfair Medical CenterÂ€¢ Sept. 23 (Tuesday) at 6:30 p.m. Coleen Maulfair will help you understand how you can live healthy in a toxic world. Find out how toxins affect your health. If you are a future parent, you will learn how to protect your unborn child from health effects of toxins. Join us at the Maulfair Medical Center auditorium in Topton. We are located between Allentown and Reading off Rt. 222. Please call to make your reservation for this free seminar at: 610-682-2104. All seminars are given as a free public service.
Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation Mission: Good Nutrition The September episode of Mission: Good Nutrition, a 29-minute TV program promoting healthy living, will run every Thursday at 7:00 PM on PCTV Channel 28. The third season of Mission: Good Nutrition starts off with Morgan Arthur, Wellness Director for the Spring Valley YMCA, helping viewers sort through some food marketing tricks especially aimed at kids. Dr. Scott Stoll, a former Olympian and medical director of the Back and Neck Center with Coordinated Health in the Lehigh Valley, explains how and why you should eat in relation to your lifestyle. And Maria Shaller, co-owner of Cozy Cuisines, prepares two very healthy and wholesome soups. Access all episodes of Mission: Good Nutrition by visiting the Foundation's website at www.pottstownfoundation.org.
Pottstown Memorial Medical Center Senior Circle Events
Â€¢ BINGO on September 26 at 1 p.m. on Chesmont 1 & 2, 13 Armand Hammer Blvd., 1st Floor Rear.
Â€¢ BRIDGE - September 23 at 1 p.m. at the Villa at Morlatton. You MUST RSVP to Aggie Lifka at 610-970-7997.
Â€¢ CARD & GAME DAY - September 29 at 1 p.m. at IRU Solarium - 4th Floor.
Â€¢ LUNCH BUNCH - September 24 at 11:30 a.m. at the Limerick Diner. RSVP September 19 to SC office: 610-327-7699.
Â€¢ LUNCH N' LEARN Skin Care For Ladies Presented by Francesca on September 25 at 11 a.m. in Chesmont 1 & 2, 13 Armand Hammer Blvd., 1st Floor Rear Must Call to Register: 610-327-7699.
St. Joseph Medical Center
Kids Konnected-Support Group on September 22 in the Bern Township Campus Franciscan Room A-Level 2. No charge. Suport group for children of parents with cancer. Please contact Terry Niedrowski, RN at 610-378-2602 or Sue Kraus at 610-378-2141.
Reading Hospital and Medical Center
Â€¢ Postpartum Depression Support Group will be held October 9, November 13, December 11 and January 8 from 7 - 8 p.m. It is for women who are experiencing depression following the birth of their baby. For more information call 610-988-4357.
Â€¢ Man-to-Man Support Group for men who have prostate cancer will be held on October 9, November 13, Decmber 11 and January 8 from 7 - 8 p.m. at the American Cancer Society, 498 Bellevue Avenue Reading. For more information call 888-227-5445.
Â€¢ Weight Management Support Group for those who have had, or are considering surgical weight loss will be held on October 9, November 13, Decmber 11 and January 8 at 7 p.m. in The Reading Hospital Thun/Janssen Auditorium. For more information call 610-568-3150.