January - March 2013 Edition: Naples Health

Up & Coming

Blood Drives times and locations are subject to change. Donors can visit www.givebloodcbc.org or call (239) 734-0740 for up-to-date information. March 2: BK Koetting Memorial Blood Drive and Music Festival. Call (239) 734- 0740 for details. March 5–6: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.‡ Gulf Coast High School, 7878 Shark Way, Naples March 7: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.‡ Marco Healthcare Center, 40 Heathwood Blvd. Marco Island March 9: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (during Ko- men for the Cure)† Hollywood Theatres Coconut Point 16, 8021 Cinemas Way, Estero March 10: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.‡ Faith Lutheran Church, 4150 Goodlette Road N., Naples March 11: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.‡ Springs Plaza near NCH Outpatient Rehabilita- tion, 9170 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs † Indicates freemovie ticket gift with suc- cessful donation. ‡ Indicates special giveaways with suc- cessful donation. SEMINARS Women’s Bladder Control Issues, March 7, 2 to 3 p.m. Dr. Joanna Chon, Head- quarters Branch Library. Call 593-0334 for reservation. Irritable Bowel Syndrome and the Micro- biome, March 20, 2 to 3 p.m. Dr. Ray- mond Phillips, Naples Regional Branch Library. Call 262-4130 for reservation. Oh! My Aching Back, March 5, 2 to 3 p.m. John Campbell, MPT, Marco Island Branch Library. Call 394-3272 for reser- vation. Shoulder Pain: When It’s Not Just Your Rotator Cuff, March 14, 2 to 3 p.m. Vince Laz, MSPT, South Regional Branch Library. Call 252-7542 for reser- vation.

month, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Telford Building. Jerry Soloman, 825-3535. Mended Hearts Group Meets the third Wednesday of every month, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Telford Building. Orland Smith, 591-1148 Naples Living Well with MS Meets the first Monday of every month, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Briggs Wellness Center, sec- ond floor, by Subway. Tanya Dannibale, 793-7009 Ostomy Support Group Meets second Wednesday of the month, 4:30-6 pm., Telford Building. Joan McInerney, 624-2444. SPOHNC (support group for people with oral, head and neck cancer) Meets the first Wednesday of every month, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Briggs Rehab Conference Room 2. Karen Moss, 436-6712 The Stroke Club Meets second Tuesday of the month, 2-3:30 pm., Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging & Rehabilita- tion Dining Room. Lois McSweeney, 624-1587. Survivors & Friends Cancer Support Group Meets Tuesdays, 3 to 4 p.m., North Naples Hospital, Brookdale Cen- ter for Healthy Aging, Conference Room C. Therese Richmond, 552-7203

436-6755 for available dates and times. Call 436-6755 for available dates and times. Free instruction, glucometer and 30-day Wellness membership upon completion. Fee covered by Medicare and most insurance plans. SUPPORT GROUPS Amputee Support Program Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month from 2-3p.m.; North Naples Hospital, Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging & Rehabilita- tion, Dining Room. Jennifer Shover, 552-8919. Aphasia Support Group Meets third Thursday of every month, 3-4:30 pm., at Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging & Rehabilitation, North Naples Hospital, Conf. Room A. Sarah Rodgers, 552- 7287. Bosom Buddies Breast Cancer Meets the second and last Wednesday of every month, 7 p.m., Telford Building, Class- room 4. Joetta D. Abbazio, 417-4600. Healthy Lifestyles Support Learn how to improve your health and lifestyle at von Arx Diabetes and Nutrition Center. Different health topics each month. Call 436-6755. Man-to-Man Prostate Cancer Support Group Meets the last Monday of every


Get Your Dance On! Day of Dance, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Naples Beach Hotel, River of Grass Ballroom. Bring your family and

Black Dress is mandatory! Evening begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in the garden, silent auction, mystery handbags and more. Call (239) 434-6697 or visit www.gardenofhopeandcourage.com for more information.

friends to dance and to learn about preventing cardiovascular disease. Meet our physicians and clinical staff. There will be health screenings. Admission is free, but registration is required. Call (239) 552-7554 or visit www.nchmd.org Little Black Dress Garden Party Feb. 26, 5 to 10 p.m., Garden of Hope & Courage. Ladies-only event, Little


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Pre-Diabetes Seminar: What is it, and could you be at risk? Join us for this informative seminar on diabetes pre- vention at the von Arx Diabetes Center of Excellence. Registration required, 436-6755. Diabetes Self-Management Classes: Call

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