Friday, October 14, 2011

October Events at the EECM Community Stress Center

Come out for the following free events, sponsored by the East End Cooperative Ministry Community (EECM) Stress Center:

Tuesday, October 18

1 - 3 p.m.
"Ask the Pharmacist" - Laura Schmidt, Lincoln Pharmacy

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
"Stress and Illness" - Dr. Charlotte Brown, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, October 19

5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
"Taking Care of the Caregiver:  Understanding Memory Loss and its Effect on Family Members" - Dr. Jennifer Lingler, Director of the Education and Information Core of Pitt's Alzheimer Disease Research Center

Thursday, October 20

1 - 3 p.m.
"Ask the Psychiatrist" - Dr. John Kasckow

1 - 3 p.m.
Zumba Class - Lisa Sobek, fitness instructor

Saturday, October 22

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Blood Pressure Screenings, Blood Sugar Screenings
Workshops on: Stress and Illness, Menopause, Prostate Cancer, Diabetes, Navigating the Maze of Today's Healthcare System: A Basic Survival Guide

For more information, call 412-383-5137 or visit the East End Cooperative Ministry's website at

Contributed by Lora M. Dziemiela, Program Secretary

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