WHAT: Walmart Wellness Day
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21
WHERE: Baton Rouge area Walmart stores
DETAILS: This free health screening event provides health information including checks of blood glucose, blood pressure, body mass index, low-cost immunizations, and, in some locations, vision screenings.
WHAT: Seminar on chronic heartburn and acid reflux offered by Our Lady of the Lake and the Surgeons Group of Baton Rouge
WHEN: 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 24
WHERE: Renaissance Hotel, 7000 Bluebonnet Blvd.
REGISTER: Free, but registration required. (225) 769-5028 or ololrmc.com/GERD
DETAILS: Physicians will provide information on the common causes, symptoms and treatment options for these conditions, as well as the benefits of surgery. Space is limited. Light refreshments will be provided.