Upper Chesapeake Health will offer a Parish Nurse Diabetes Support Group at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Aberdeen Senior Center.
For information and to register, call 410-273-5666.
Group offers help on prostate issues
Upper Chesapeake Medical Center will hold a "Man to Man Prostate Support Group" at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Fallston Room.
Men diagnosed with prostate cancer and their families are welcome. Information: 800-515-0044.
Makeover program for cancer patients
The American Cancer Society is sponsoring a "Look Good, Feel Better" program for cancer patients at 6 p.m. March 11 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center.
The program teaches ways to combat effects of treatment. Information: 800-515-0044.
Staph infections topic of discussion
Upper Chesapeake Health will hold a "Dining with Docs" dinner, lecture and discussion at 5:30 p.m. March 12 in Upper Chesapeake Medical Center's Chesapeake Conference Center.
Colleen M. Clay, director of Healthcare Epidemiology and Infection Control, will discuss "Community Acquired Staph Infections: Managing the Risk of MRSA."
The cost is $5 (cash only). Reservations are required.
Free session on gastric banding
Upper Chesapeake Health will offer a free session on laparoscopic gastric banding, a new procedure in the Bariatric Surgery Program.
The session will be at 5:30 p.m. March 18 at Harford Memorial Hospital in the Havre de Grace Room. Information: 443-643-4200.
Help for relatives dealing with death
Upper Chesapeake Health will hold two eight-week support groups for parents and family caregivers of children who have died.
A group for parents of deceased children ages 1 to 13 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Mondays, March 31 to May 12; and for parents of deceased children ages 14 to 25 at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 3 to May 22, both at the Upper Chesapeake Medical Center.
Registration is required at 800-515-0044.