Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

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


Lunch & Learn: Now Hear This
Monday, February 3 from 11 a.m. to 1
the Center for Healthy Aging, located at 500 River Avenue in Lakewood. Preregistration is required by calling 732-597-6075.
Monday, February 24 from 2 to 3 p.m at the Ocean County Library, Manchester Branch located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester. Preregistration is required by calling 732-657-7600.

Join The Center for Healthy Aging and the Department of Audiology at Kimball Medical Center, a Barnabas Health Facility, as they team-up to present "Now Hear This" – a lunch and learn designed to teach participants about hearing health. Dr. Sue Ellen Boyer, AuD., a clinical audiologist at Kimball Medical Center, will discuss age-related hearing loss and share facts about hearing aids. Enjoy lunch while Dr. Boyer explores the common signs of hearing loss and the steps to take to prevent it. A Hearing Health Quick Test will also be offered free of charge.

Bone Density Screenings
Thursday, February 6 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

No bones about it – bone health is an important part of overall health. Join health coaches from the center for Healthy Aging at Kimball Medical Center to receive your free bone density screenings and learn more about your bone health. These free screenings will be offered at The County Connection at the Ocean County Mall located on Hooper Avenue in Toms River, N.J.

Tai Chi
Thursdays, February 6 through March 24 from 2 to 3 p.m.

The Center for Healthy Aging at Kimball Medical Center is proud to announce the return of instructor Kit Lau, who has been teaching Tai Chi for more than 10 years and will instruct participants on the fine art of Tai Chi moves from both standing and sitting positions. This class is offered to all seniors despite medical conditions. Cost is $5 for one class or $40 for eight sessions, all held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Space is limited, and registration is required by January 23 by calling 732.575.0452 or emailing

About Kimball Medical Center
Kimball Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, is a 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

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