COPD SESSION WHAT: COPD overview WHEN: Noon Tuesday, April 14. Registration starts at 11 a.m. WHERE: Baton Rouge General Physicians-Family Health Center, second floor Conference Rooms A & B, 3801 North Blvd., Baton Rouge RESERVATIONS: Free, but reservation required by calling 1-866-220-0418 or visit myhealth.peopleshealth.com. Deadline to register is April 13. DETAILS: Dr. Derek J. Anderson will speak. KNOW YOUR NUMBERS WHAT: Know Your Numbers: Blood Pressure, Cholesterol & Blood Sugar WHEN: Noon Wednesday, April 15. Registration starts at 11 a.m. WHERE: Greenwell Springs Road Regional Branch Library meeting room, 11300 Greenwell Springs Road, Baton Rouge RESERVATIONS: Free, but reservation required by calling 1-866-220-0418 or visit myhealth.peopleshealth.com. Deadline to register is April 14. DETAILS: Dr. Phillip Ehlers, of Primary Care Plus, will speak. HEALTH EXPO WHAT: “Seniors Taking Charge & Living Longer” health expo WHEN: 9 a.m. to noon Friday, April 17 WHERE: Oak Park Plaza Senior Center, 947 N. Bon Marche Drive, Baton Rouge DETAILS: 14th annual community-wide health expo sponsored by Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge. STROKE SESSION WHAT: What You Should Know About Stroke WHEN: Noon Monday, April 20. Registration starts at 11 a.m. WHERE: Baton Rouge Rehab Hospital, 8595 United Plaza Blvd., Baton Rouge RESERVATIONS: Free, but reservation required by calling (866) 220-0418 or visit myhealth.peopleshealth.com. Deadline to register is April 19. DETAILS: Dr. Joseph M. Griffin will speak. COPING WITH GRIEF WHAT: “Tune In, Tone Down: Coping with Grief Through Mindful Self-Care” WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23 WHERE: Resthaven Gardens of Memory and Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge INFORMATION: (225) 753-1440 or resthavenbatonrouge.com RSVP: To Keith Horcasitas at firstname.lastname@example.org DETAILS: Free session. Keith Horcasitas and Quyen Ho will present. Open to the public and health-care professionals. MARCH FOR BABIES
WHAT: March of Dimes annual March for Babies in Baton Rouge and Lafayette WHEN: Saturday, April 25. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., walk starts at 9:15 a.m. WHERE: AZ Young Park, 755 Third St., Baton Rouge WHEN: Saturday, May 2. Registration begins at 8 a.m., walk starts at 9 a.m. WHERE: Girard Park, 500 Girard Park Drive, Lafayette REGISTER: MarchForBabies.org DETAILS: Funds raised by March for Babies in Louisiana help support prenatal wellness programs, research grants, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Family Support Programs and advocacy efforts for stronger, healthier babies.