Girls' Night Out: Free, Fun, for Good Health

Physician Seminars & Screenings at Girls Night Out

Women in Hampton Roads know about Bon Secours’ Girls’ Night Out. These annual events bring women together for free health screenings, seminars presented by top women’s health specialists, and a healthy dose of fun.

Saturday, Oct. 17, the first of 2009’s Girls’ Night Out events takes place at the Health Resource Center on the campus of Mary Immaculate Hospital.

This year’s women’s health presenters for the Peninsula event are Ealena Callender, MD, OB/GYN (Gynecologic Health), and Laura Cordes, MD, OB/GYN (Breast Health). Expect frank talk about topics of interest to women of every age.

Also,  Kim Warde and Kristin Thompson of Bon Secours In Motion Physical Therapy will present “Fun-ctional exercises and stretching at home and at work.”

Women adore value – there’s lots to love with these free health screenings and services:

  • Breast Self-Exam (with phantom)
  • Onsite Mammo Scheduling
  • Breast Cancer Risk Assessment (BreastAware)
  • Blood Pressure
  • Body Mass Index
  • Foot Screenings courtesy of Debra Lee, DPM
  • Vision Screenings courtesy of Kian Kaz, MD
  • Rehab Screenings courtesy of Bon Secours In Motion Physical Therapy
  • Chiropractic massages

There is one health benefit available at the Girls Night Out event that comes with a cost. If you would like a flu shot – for seasonal flu, not H1N1 (Swine) flu – they will be offered for $20 per person. Medicare patients, this expense is reimbursable.

Can’t make the Peninsula event? Come to the Girls’ Night Out at the Portsmouth Renaissance Hotel and Conference Center, Oct. 27, 2009.

Next Post: we’ll spill all about the pampering, shopping and fun at this event!

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