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Baptist Health Offers Classes, Events in March
By WestKyStar & Baptist Health Paducah Staff
PADUCAH, KY - In March, Baptist Health Paducah will host classes, events and support groups to encourage healthier living in our community.

Kangaroo Klub for Breastfeeding Mothers
1 to 2:30 pm, Friday, March 2
Shirley Trail Lanier Classroom, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah 
Support group for women who breastfeed or expectant mothers who plan to breastfeed.
Phone 270-415-4680 for more information.

Kangaroo Klub for Breastfeeding Mothers
10 to 11:30 am, Thursday, March 15
Immanuel Baptist Church, 1119 Market St., Metropolis, IL.
Support group for women who breastfeed or expectant mothers who plan to breastfeed.
Phone 270-415-4680 for more information.

Baptist Health Paducah Prepared Childbirth Classes
5 to 7 pm, Monday, March 5 and 12, or 
9 am to 1 pm, Saturday, March 3
Meeting Room A, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah
Free class designed to help expectant parents in their second or third trimester learn about the labor and delivery process.
Phone 270-575-2229 to register. 

Lymphedema Awareness Event
9 am to 1 pm, Monday, March 6
Larry Barton Atrium, Baptist Health Paducah
Lymphedema is a chronic condition caused by a build-up of fluid when the lymphatic system is either faulty or damaged. This event will provide information about lymphedema and treatment options, vendors and a free lymphedema assessment test.

Parkinson’s Support Group
9:30 to 11 am, Wednesday, March 7 and 21
Shirley Trail Lanier Classroom, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah.
Phone 270-575-2721 for more information.

Diabetes Classes
1 to 4 pm, Monday, March 12, and Wednesday, March 14
Shirley Trail Lanier Classroom, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah. A doctor’s order is required. Free class with a certified diabetes instructor to assist with any question or concerns about diabetes. 
Phone 270-575-2282 for more information.

Breastfeeding Classes
6-8 pm, Monday, March 19
Meeting Room A, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah
Free class helps prepare expectant mothers for the breastfeeding experience.
Phone 270-575-2229 to register.

Look Good, Feel Better
2 to 4 pm, Monday, March 19
Oncology Resource Room, Ray & Kay Eckstein Cancer Care Center.
Free workshop helps patients cope with the physical side effects of cancer.
Registration required by phoning 800-227-2345.

Cancerport Breast Cancer Support Group
6 pm, Tuesday, March 20
Oncology Resource Room, Ray & Kay Eckstein Cancer Care Center.
The group provides support for those diagnosed with breast cancer and living in recovery.
Phone 270-442-1310 for more information.


Published 11:13 AM, Saturday Feb. 24, 2018
Updated 09:18 AM, Saturday Feb. 24, 2018

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