LifeBridge Health offers a variety of wellness education classes, lectures and screenings every week. These community events range from breastfeeding support groups to stress reduction and relaxation classes. They are all part of LifeBridge Health’s commitment to making sure that the local community is leading a healthy lifestyle.
So, what are the upcoming events for the month of July? (Click on the links to learn more and register).
7/2/12 - Sinai Bariatrics Information Session - Interested in losing weight? Join us for a free information seminar to learn if bariatric surgery is right for you. Hosted by Christina Li, MD, FACS, Division Head of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Sinai Hospital and Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon or by Cynthia Long, MD, FACS, Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon. These sessions are for new patients in the Baltimore area.
7/8/12 - Prepared Childbirth (Sunday Class) - Usually held on the second Sunday of the month; includes continental breakfast and lunch. Detailed information is provided regarding the phases of labor and the birth process. Taught by a certified childbirth instructor. Take this class in your seventh month. Bring 2 pillows to class. Pre-registration is required.
7/9/12 – Parisi Speed School and Agility Camp - Do you want to take your game to the next level? Discover your untapped potential at the Parisi Speed School Speed and Agility Camp for athletes ages 7 to 17 on July 9-11.
7/10/12 - Breastfeeding – Best Start for Mom and Baby - Held the second Tuesday of each month. Topics covered include benefits of breastfeeding, the process of milk production, getting off to a good start, what to expect in the first few days, and the father’s role. Especially recommended for first time moms and dads. Pre-registration is required.
7/10/12 – Levindale Blood Drive - Did you know that in the United States, someone needs blood every two seconds, and about 44,000 units of blood are used every single day? Did you also know that when you donate one pint of blood, you can save as many as three lives?
7/11/12- Skin Cancer Screening (Northwest Hospital) - Visual screening of the skin by Saif Syed, M.D., dermatologist for those age 18 and older who do not have a dermatologist . Appointment required.
7/11/12 – Strive to Succeed – Mindful Eating - Melissa Majumdar helps you explore why and how you eat. We will practice eating using all the senses and discuss strategies to avoid “mindless eating.” Learn how to avoid finishing a meal and forgetting that you even ate.
7/16/12 - Sinai Hospital Bariatrics Informational Webinar – Interested in losing weight? Join us for a free information webinar to learn if Bariatric Surgery is right for you. Webinars are hosted by Cynthia L. Long, M.D., F.A.C.S., Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon at Sinai Hospital.
7/17/12 - Sinai Bariatrics Information Session (Elkridge) - Interested in losing weight? Join us for a free information seminar to learn if bariatric surgery (weight-loss surgery) is right for you. Hosted by Christin Li, MD, FACS, Division Head of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Sinai Hospital and Advanced Laparscopic and Bariatric Surgeon, these sessions are for new patients in the Elkridge area.
7/17/12 - Infant/Child CPR for Family and Friends - Held every other month. Call for dates. Teaches the life saving skills of infant/child CPR and relief of choking. Participation card only. Pre-registration is required two weeks prior to class. (Priority is given to Sinai couples.)
7/18/12 - Age Defying Exercise - Find out what the six tips for success are when it comes to making fitness part of your daily routine. Everyone is welcome. It’s never too late or too early to learn how to be fit for life.
7/25/12 - Strive to Succeed-Dynamic Dance Class - If you’ve been to one of Janna’s classes before, you know how fun and what a great workout it is. If you haven’t been to her class yet, I expect you there! Janna adapts the class for all skill levels, so there’s no excuse for missing this one.
7/26/12 - Northwest Bariatric Information Session - Interested in losing weight? Join us for a free information seminar to learn if bariatric surgery is right for you. Hosted by Kuldeep Singh MD., Division Head of Bariatric Surgery at Northwest Hospital.
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To schedule an appointment with one of our highly trained physicians and find out why LifeBridge Health is Baltimore's premiere health care organization, call 410-601-WELL.