The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

June 25, 2014

For Your Health from June 25, 2014


Herald staff

- — Programs

• Sharon Regional Health System offers these programs at the Diagnostic & Imaging Center, Hermitage, unless otherwise noted:

Tours of the Birthing Center in the hospital, 740 E. State St., Sharon. Available by calling 724-983-3927. Or visit the www.sharonregional.com website for a virtual tour of the Birthing Center.

Bariatric Surgery Informational Meeting, 6 p.m. todayJune 25 at the Diagnostic & Imaging Center, Hermitage. Dr. Sheetal Nijhawan, director of the bariatric surgery program, will be the speaker at both meetings.

To register, call 724-983-5518 or 800-346-7997.

Highmark Senior Products, 10 a.m. to noon ThursdayJune 26. Register: 800-260-9120.



Classes

• Sharon Regional Health System offers these classes at the Diagnostic & Imaging Center, Hermitage, unless otherwise noted.

TOPS, or Take Pounds off Sensibly, at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays in the Diagnostic & Imaging Center, Hermitage. Weigh-ins are 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. There is a fee but the first class is free. Register at 724-983-5518 or 800-346-7997.

Health Care Provider CPR Recertification, 5:30 p.m. todayJune 25 at the School of Nursing, 740 E. State St., Sharon. There is a $30 fee. Register: 724-983-CPR1.

New Healthcare Provider CPR class, 9 a.m. MondayJune 30 at the School of Nursing, Sharon. There is a $50 fee. Register: 724-983-CPR1.

• iXL, 139 N. Erie St., Mercer, offers Silver & Fit classes from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. A free class is held every Wednesday for nonmembers, along with a free Zumba class at 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Yoga classes run 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

One free class per person, per month.

Free memberships are available with some insurance companies. Info: 724-662-1776.

Support groups

• Sharon Regional Health System offers these support groups at the Diagnostic & Imaging Center, Hermitage, unless otherwise noted:



Compassionate Friends for Bereaved Parents and Sibling Group, 6:30 p.m. Monday June 30.

Register: 724-983-5518 or 800-346-7997.