Fort Wayne, Ind. – Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010 — Parkview’s Women’s Health Center will host several upcoming events. The programs will be held at the Women’s Health Center on the Parkview North campus, entrance 2. Registration for the events is required by calling (260) 672-6500.
Foot and Nail Care
9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10 and 9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19
The service is ideal for people with diabetes, circulatory or arthritic conditions. The cost is $20 for Women’s Health Center members and $30 for non-members.
9-11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17
The screening lasts 15 minutes and can provide valuable information and help. The cost is $5 for Women’s Health Center members and $10 for non-members.
Foot Screenings with Dr. Michael McManus, Orthopaedics NorthEast
Noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18
The screenings are designed for people experiencing pain, difficulty walking, changes in foot structure, or any condition of the skin or nails. Free for Women’s Health Center members and $5 for non-members.
Ask the Dietitian
3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18
Registered dietitian Julia Just is available to answer nutrition questions. The 15-minute appointments are free.
Healthy Earth, Healthy You – Inside and Out
6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19
Parkview dietitians will discuss how simple changes in your daily health and household routines can make a positive impact on your health and the environment. The cost is $10 for Women’s Health Center members and $20 for non-members.
In addition, a special event will held from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18 at the Parkview Corporate Office Auditorium, 10501 Corporate Dr. on the Parkview North campus
Getting Safety Right – An Evening for Mothers and Teen Daughters
Area experts will discuss various topics:
*Building healthy relationships and preventing abuse
*Introducing safety awareness and self defense tips
*Eating well and eating disorder prevention
*Preventing drug and alcohol abuse
The event is recommended for individuals 16 years and older. The evening will also include prizes, refreshments and vendor booths. The cost is $3 for Women’s Health Center members and family and $5 for non-members and family. Financial assistance is available.