Cancer-care seminar

Cancer-care seminar
GREENVILLE, Pa. -- The University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute at UPMC Horizon offers a one-day seminar, Introduction to Cancer Care for Health Care Providers," from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Oct. 4, at UPMC Horizon Hospital's Greenville Campus. Preregistration is required by Sept. 27 and there is a $30 fee. Call (412) 624-8125 for information.
Translation services
NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- Jameson Health System offers over-the-phone multilingual translation services for 150 spoken and 10 written languages provided by OnLine Interpreters, headquartered in Park Ridge, Ill.
Programs for women
CANFIELD -- The Mahoning Valley American Cancer Society offers two "Look Good Feel Better" programs for area women undergoing treatment for cancer. They are from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 11 at East Liverpool City Hospital and from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 17 at Forum Health Trumbull Memorial Hospital Community Cancer Information Center in the Eastwood Mall in Niles. Participants will receive beauty tips from licensed cosmetologists and free make-up kits. Call (330) 533-0546 or (888) 227-6446 to register.
Focusing on finances
YOUNGSTOWN -- Humility of Mary Health Partners' (HMHP) October Women in Touch program on Financial Health for Women will be at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 3 at DiVieste Banquet Room, North River Road in Warren, and 4:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at Mr. Anthony's on South Avenue in Boardman. Jan Belleville, a certified financial planner and senior vice president at Butler Wick & amp; Co., will speak. Call (877) 700-4647 for information and to preregister by Sept. 21. The cost is $15.
Yoga classes offered
YOUNGSTOWN -- The Center for Behavioral Medicine -- Forum Health is offering Gentle Yoga classes. Yoga III will be from 6-7:30 p.m. for 13 Mondays at Northside Health Center beginning Sept. 10; and Beginning Yoga will be from 6-7:30 p.m. will be for 12 Thursdays at Northside beginning Sept. 20. Call (330) 799-0323 for more information and to register.
WARREN -- St. Joseph Health Center is offering seven-session yoga classes at 6:45 p.m. Mondays Sept. 10-Oct. 22 at the hospital, Eastland Southeast. The cost is $57. For more information or to register, call (877) 700-4647.
Addiction, recovery
YOUNGSTOWN -- Forum Health Center for Behavioral Medicine and Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic are offering a free program on addiction and recovery at 7 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane. Dr. Abraham Twerski, founder and medical director emeritus of Gateway Rehabilitation Center in Pittsburgh, will speak. Call (800) 842-9727 to register.
Hypnosis clinics
The American Lung Association of Ohio Northeastern Branch is offering weight loss and stop-smoking hypnosis clinics Sept. 9 at 12:30 and 1:45 p.m., respectively, at the Jewish Community Center, Gypsy Lane, Youngstown.
Birth, related classes
YOUNGSTOWN -- HMHP is offering birth and related classes.
They include:
*Lamaze Review, 7-9:30 p.m., Monday, St. Elizabeth Health Center, Youngstown.
*Childbirth series, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday and Sept. 13 at St. Elizabeth, start of four-week, four-class series.
*Childbirth series, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, St. Joseph Health Center, Warren, start of three-week series.
*Sibling class, 3:30-5 p.m. Sept. 9, St. Elizabeth.
*Infant care, 6-9 p.m. Sept. 10, St. Elizabeth.
*Successful breast feeding, 1-3 p.m. Sept. 12, St. Joseph.
*Breast feeding, 6-8:30 p.m. Sept. 12, St. Elizabeth.
For cost and registration information for HMHP classes in Youngstown, call (330) 480-6667; in Warren, call (330) 841-4590, unless otherwise noted.
Blood-pressure checks
YOUNGSTOWN -- HMHP offers blood-pressure checks at various locations, including: 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, St. Elizabeth; 2-4 p.m. Thursday, St. Joseph; 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 10, Rite Aid Pharmacy, Parkman Road Northwest, Warren; 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 11, Santisi IGA, Campbell.
Managing diabetes
WARREN -- HMHP offers Diabetes Self-Management classes at various locations, including: 9-11:30 a.m. Sept. 10 and 11, St. Joseph; 9:30 a.m.-noon Sept. 12, St. Elizabeth.
Forum Health offers Diabetes Evening Class Series at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 12 at TMH. Call (330) 841-9689 for information and to register.

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