Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Center for Healthy Aging at Kimball Medical Center Presents April Health and Education Programs for Seniors

03/29/2013

Emergency Preparedness through Monmouth County Parks
Tuesday, April 9 at 10 a.m.

Learn how to prepare yourself for any emergency during this free informational session held at Manasquan Reservoir, located at 331 Georgia Tavern Road in Howell. Registration is required by calling health coaches Peggy Lomerson at 732-575-0452 or Kelly DeLeon at 732-597-6075 or Monmouth County Parks at 732-842-4000,
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HealthEASE Move Today
Fridays, April 12-June 28 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Improve flexibility, balance and stamina with this free, non-aerobic exercise class. Safe for those with osteoporosis, the class will be led by health coaches at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is accepted through April 19 by calling health coaches Peggy Lomerson at 732-575-0452 or Kelly DeLeon at 732-597-6075.

Osteoporosis 101 with Bone Density Screenings
Wednesday, April 17 at 2 p.m.

Learn all you need to know about osteoporosis and receive free bone density screenings from the Center for Healthy Aging’s health coaches. Light refreshments will be provided. The session will be held at the Toms River Library, located 101 Washington Street in Toms River. Registration is preferred by calling health coaches Peggy Lomerson at 732-575-0452 or Kelly DeLeon at 732-597-6075 or the Toms River Library at 732-349-6200.

Osteoporosis Lunch & Learn
Monday, April 22 from 12-2 p.m.

Approximately 4.5 million women over age 50 have osteoporosis. Learn the basics of preventing and treating osteoporosis during this free session at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Lunch will be provided and a pharmacist will present topics and review medications. Registration is required by April 17 by calling health coaches Peggy Lomerson at 732-575-0452 or Kelly DeLeon at 732-597-6075.

Osteoporosis 101 with Bone Density Screenings
Tuesday, April 30 at 2 p.m.

Learn all you need to know about osteoporosis and receive free bone density screenings from the Center for Healthy Aging’s health coaches. The session will be held at the Stafford Library, located at 129 N. Main Street in Manahawkin. Registration is preferred by calling health coaches Peggy Lomerson at 732-575-0452 or Kelly DeLeon at 732-597-6075 or the Stafford Library at 609-597-3381.

About Kimball Medical Center
Kimball Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, is a 350-bed, fully accredited acute care hospital dedicated to providing high quality medical and healthcare services to the residents of Ocean County and southern Monmouth County.

In addition to offering a full range of innovative diagnostic and treatment services, Kimball Medical Center offers an array of wellness programs. Its ever-growing series of health education programs, lectures, screenings and support groups aim to promote wellness among all age groups.

For more information about Kimball Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org/kimball

Date: March 29, 2013

CONTACT: Carrie Cristello
Public Relations
PH: (732) 923-6552
CCristello@barnabashealth.org

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