Southeastern Health October events

LUMBERTON, NC – Southeastern Health has several events planned for October.

Breakfast at Biggs Park: Managing medications

Learn about your good health and enjoy a healthy breakfast on Wednesday, October 12 at 8 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. SeHealth Pharmacy Residents Shelby Ammirati and Brandy Pauff will present a program about managing your medications. The event is sponsored by Biggs Park Mall and C.H.E.C. For more information, call (910) 671-9393.

Nutrition Session: How your diet affects your teeth

Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will present a program on how what you are eating may be affecting your dental health on Friday, October 14 at 8:45 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. For more information, call (910) 671-9393.

Boots & BBQ event planned

The Southeastern Health Foundation Advocates will host their 6th annual Boots & BBQ fundraiser event on Friday, Oct. 14 from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Southeastern Agricultural Center Arena in Lumberton. Funds raised will be used to purchase an isolette for the neonatal intensive care unit at Southeastern Regional Medical Center. Brisson Drugs of St. Pauls is sponsoring live entertainment by the Mikele Buck Band. Tickets are $60 for individuals or $120 for couples. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (910) 671-5583 or email foundation@southeasternhealth.org.

Fall Bazaar

Gibson Cancer Center (GCC) will host a Fall Bazaar to raise funds for its navigation fund for patients in need. The event will be held Friday, Oct. 14 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 15 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at GCC, which is located at 1200 Pine Run Drive in Lumberton. Items for sale include seasonal wreaths, soaps, jewelry, locally-produced preserves and decorative jars as well as hot dogs and snacks. For more information about the event or to donate items to sell, call (910) 671-5716 or 671-5782.

Lunch and Learn: Domestic violence

Learn about your good health and enjoy a healthy lunch on Tuesday, October 18 at 11 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. SeHealth Clinical Social Worker Richard Corcoran will present a program about domestic violence. The event is sponsored by Biggs Park Mall and C.H.E.C. For more information, call (910) 671-9393.

Walk with a Doc: Breast cancer

Learn about your good health and enjoy a healthy lunch on Thursday, October 20 at 11 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. Gibson Cancer Center’s Lead Patient Navigator Catherine Gaines, PA-C, will present a program about breast cancer. For more information, call (910) 671-9393.

Nutrition Session: Nutrition bingo

Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will host nutrition bingo on Friday, October 21 at 8:45 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. The event is free and HL4L credit will be offered for SeHealth employees in attendance. For more information call (910) 671-9393.

SeHealth to host breast cancer awareness event; offer free breast cancer screens

Southeastern Health will host a breast cancer awareness Hope, Faith, Courage event on Friday, Oct. 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Biggs Park Mall in Lumberton. The event will feature breast cancer awareness booths, entertainment and light refreshments. The event will also offer free breast exams by a mid-level provider on the Wellness on Wheels (W.O.W.) mobile unit which will be parked at the front of the mall. If the breast exam indicates that a mammogram is needed, immediate referrals will be made to Southeastern Radiology Associates. Navigators will be on hand to file insurance or to determine alternate methods of payment through programs such as BCCC for those without insurance coverage for mammograms. Pre-registration for the free exam is requested by calling (910) 671-5762.

Breakfast at Biggs Park: Bereavement in the elderly

Learn about your good health and enjoy a healthy breakfast on Tuesday, October 25 at 8 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. Mary O’Hara, MS3 OMS, will present a program about bereavement in the elderly. The event is sponsored by Biggs Park Mall and C.H.E.C. For more information, call (910) 671-9393.

Nutrition Session: Healthy halloween

Community Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will present a program on healthy alternatives to our normal Halloween treats on Friday, October 28 at 8:45 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center (C.H.E.C.) beside Shoe Show in Biggs Park Mall. For more information, call (910) 671-9393.