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Gambit's spring 2017 Health book listings: Health Fairs, Screenings & Events



Prostate Cancer Screening. Tulane Caner Center Comprehensive Clinic, 150 S. Liberty St., 504-988-5800; www2.tulane.edu/som/cancer/clinic — The center offers free prostate sceenings using a simple blood test on the second Tuesday of each month. By appointment. March 7, April 11 and May 9.

Women's Wellness Seminar. Algiers Regional Library, 3014 Holiday Drive, Algiers, (504) 529-7323; www.nolalibrary.org — Covered Women's Empowerment and Outreach presents a seminar on self-discipline and financial wellness. Refreshments provided. 10:30 a.m. March 11.

Community Cholesterol Screening. East Jefferson General Hospital, 4200 Houma Blvd., Metairie, (504) 454-4000; www.ejgh.org — Total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, HDL/LDL ratio, triglycerides and glucose screenings are offered. Registration $35. 8 a.m. March 15, April 12 and May 10.

Marigny Grand Reopening. Magnolia Physical Therapy, 2372 St. Claude Ave., Suite 104, (504) 733-0254; www.magnoliatherapyla.com — Magnolia Physical Therapy reopens its Marigny location in the New Orleans Healing Center and offers pain assessments, wellness screenings, chair massages, door prizes and refreshments. Free admission. Noon to 3 p.m. March 25.

Bicycling | Cancer Programs, education and events
Childcare | Dance, Zumba & Hula Hooping | Educational Events
Fitness & Exercise | Foot Races & Walks
Health Fairs, Screenings & Events | Meditation, Self-care & Spirituality
Miscellaneous | Nutrition and Weight Loss | Pilates
Prenatal & Post-partum Workshops | Support Groups
Training Sessions | Yoga & Tai Chi

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