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May 25, 2010
"Arthritis and its Effects on Farming" will be Thursday, June 10, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Washington County Commission on Aging, 140 W. Franklin St. in Hagerstown. There will be a free lunch and speakers for the day. The event is sponsored by Resources for Independence and Mid-Atlantic Agrability Project. For more information, call Patti Taylor at 800-371-1986, ext. 14, or e-mail mdagrability@rficil.org "> mdagrability@rficil.org.
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October 28, 2011
"Arthritis: Don't Let Joint Pain Slow Your Journey," will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. The program will provide information on joint pain and simple home strategies for alleviating it. For more information, call 301-733-4411.
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April 25, 2005
Red Cross classes Washington County American Red Cross will offer the following classes: · Adult CPR and First Aid Classes, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Adult CPR, 8:30 a.m. to noon, and First Aid, 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. One-day classes will be held Mondays, May 9, June 13, July 11, and Aug. 8. · Adult CPR classes, 6 to 10 p.m. One-day classes will be Tuesdays, May 10, June 14, July 12 and Aug. 9. · First aid basics, 6 to 10 p.m....
LIFESTYLE
June 21, 2013
Chronic disease management workshop The Washington County Living Well coalition is sponsoring a Living Well (Chronic Disease Self-Management) Workshop. The Living Well workshops help people with chronic diseases learn skills to manage their symptoms and get the most out of life. These workshops are designed for people who have a chronic disease such as diabetes, arthritis, depression, chronic lung disease, heart disease and others. The next workshop will begin on Tuesday, June 25, at  Washington County Health Department.
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June 21, 2013
Chronic disease management workshop The Washington County Living Well coalition is sponsoring a Living Well (Chronic Disease Self-Management) Workshop. The Living Well workshops help people with chronic diseases learn skills to manage their symptoms and get the most out of life. These workshops are designed for people who have a chronic disease such as diabetes, arthritis, depression, chronic lung disease, heart disease and others. The next workshop will begin on Tuesday, June 25, at  Washington County Health Department.
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LIFESTYLE
October 28, 2011
"Arthritis: Don't Let Joint Pain Slow Your Journey," will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. The program will provide information on joint pain and simple home strategies for alleviating it. For more information, call 301-733-4411.
NEWS
May 25, 2010
"Arthritis and its Effects on Farming" will be Thursday, June 10, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Washington County Commission on Aging, 140 W. Franklin St. in Hagerstown. There will be a free lunch and speakers for the day. The event is sponsored by Resources for Independence and Mid-Atlantic Agrability Project. For more information, call Patti Taylor at 800-371-1986, ext. 14, or e-mail mdagrability@rficil.org "> mdagrability@rficil.org.
NEWS
October 26, 2009
Health department flu clinic Washington County Health Department will hold an adult flu vaccination clinic at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, at North Hagerstown High School, Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown. Costs $20. Medicare will be accepted, but no other insurances will be billed. For information on clinics, call 240-313-3456 or go to www.washhealth.org . Fiber, carbohydrates discussion BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Morgan County War Memorial Hospital's Center for Rehab & Wellness will offer a free presentation "Fun with Fiber & Cool Carbs" at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, at the center at 261 Berkmore Place, Suite 2A. Registered Dietitian Sara Kuykendall will discuss dietary fiber and other types of carbohydrates.
NEWS
May 12, 2009
Maryland Francis Murphy 20014 Rosebank Way, Hagerstown 240-313-9300, ext. 154 Blood pressure screening with Home Health Care - Tuesday, 10 a.m. Memories and memorabilia - Wednesday, 10:45 a.m. Arthritis meds and treatments with Ita Kavanagh - Thursday, 10 a.m. Coffee and conversation with Donna Niekirk - Friday, 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Hancock 126-128 High St., Hancock 301-678-7163 ...
NEWS
February 27, 2009
Saturday, Feb. 28 Craft art Craft art with Diane Hamilton. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Register in advance, call 301-791-6191 or e-mail ronlytle3@netzero.net . Art class The course will involve aesthetic needs the students bring to the classroom. Instructor is Morgan Ballard. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Classes meet Saturdays, Feb. 28; March 14 and 28; April 11 and 25; and May 9 and 23. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown.
NEWS
February 8, 2009
Hagerstown Community College's Center for Continuing Education is offering two courses in March and April geared toward those with arthritis. The first course, "PACE: People with Arthritis can Exercise," will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., at the Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church from April 7 through June 25. Developed by the Arthritis Foundation, the course is designed to help those with arthritis maintain joint...
NEWS
February 13, 2008
Maryland Francis Murphy 240-313-9300, ext. 154 Closed --  Monday. Medications for the Digestive System with Ita Kavanagh --  Tuesday, 10 a.m. Sing-along with Paddy --  Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. Bingo --  Wednesday, 9:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Thursday, 6 p.m.; Friday, 9:45 a.m. Cards/Dominoes --  Wednesday and Thursday, 8 p.m. Advance Directives Overview with Jody Ramsey --...
NEWS
December 23, 2007
FREDERICK, Md. - This year, the Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center of Maryland spread holiday cheer by sending holiday dinners to two of their families, those of Mr. and Mrs. John Wright and Elizabeth Baugher. The dinners were provided so those families could enjoy the holiday season without the stress of cooking. HoneyBaked.com provided the ham dinners with all the trimmings, just in time for the holidays. "This is a wonderful surprise and I thank Dr. (Nathan) Wei and his staff for their thoughtfulness," John Wright said.
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