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Park Ridge Health Announces This Week’s Health Events

ASHEVILLE NC – Park Ridge Health announces this week’s health events and classes.

“Living Healthy With a Chronic Disease” Course

Wednesdays, April 4 – May 9 (12:30 – 2:30 p.m.)

At The Health Adventure in Biltmore Square Mall
FREE

Designed by Stanford University and led by certified Park Ridge Wellness course leaders, this six-week course teaches you how to lead a healthier, more enjoyable life while coping with a chronic condition.

Smoking Cessation Course

Wednesdays, April 18 – May 30, and Friday, May 11 (extra day for Quit Week), from 10:30 a.m. – noon

At The Health Adventure in Biltmore Square Mall
FREE

“Families Eating Smarter and Moving More” Series

Thursdays, April 19 – May 10, from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

At The Health Adventure in Biltmore Square Mall
FREE

Free Support Groups

MemoryCaregivers Network support Groups

Weaverville Group

Tuesday, April 24 (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
Weaverville First Baptist Church in the Lower Fellowship Hall
Main St., Weaverville (N. Buncombe County)

The Baby Place Events

Sleep Solutions: Prenatal to 12 Months – $25

Tuesday,  April 24 (6:00 – 7:00 p.m.)

At The Health Adventure in Biltmore Square Mall

800 Brevard Rd., Ste 620, Asheville, NC 28806

This in-depth workshop led by Sleep Expert Meggan Hartman will help parents understand how to establish good sleep habits and a healthy schedule for their babies and for themselves.

WOW Health Screenings for 4/23 – 4/29

Free Cholesterol Screenings
Tuesday, April 24 (8:00 – 11:00 a.m.)
Grace Lutheran Church
1245 6th Ave. W., Hendersonville
Lipid and glucose profiles by finger stick, along with blood pressure and body mass index screening.  For best results, fast overnight.
Friday, April 27 (8:00 – 11:00 a.m.)
CVS

2001 Spartanburg Hwy., Hendersonville
Lipid and glucose profiles by finger stick, along with blood pressure and body mass index screening.  For best results, fast overnight.

Free Glucose and Blood Pressure
Sunday, April 29 (noon – 6:00 p.m.)

El Centro Children’s Festival

Jackson Park, Hendersonville

Free EKG, Glucose and Blood Pressure

Thursday, April 26 (10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

Hendersonville Co-Op

715 S. Grove St., Hendersonville

*Wellness on Wheels will follow the Henderson  County Public Schools inclement weather policy.  If Henderson County Public Schools are closed the WOW screening will be cancelled for that day.

For additional classes and presentations, visit us online at parkridgehealth.org or call 855.PRH.LIFE

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