Update on diseases
AUSTINTOWN -- The First Ohio Chapter of The Federation of Families offers a free, public Update on Infectious Diseases from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the D & amp;E Clinic, 142 Javit Court. The main speaker is Diana Colaianni, a registered nurse and director of nursing for the Mahoning County Health District. Call (330) 538-0184 or (330) 533-4649.
Talk With a Doc series
YOUNGSTOWN -- HMHP's Talk With a Doc series, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, at St. Elizabeth, is titled "Heart Attacks: The Latest in Treatment Options." Dr. Wahoub M. Hout, intervention cardiologist at St. Elizabeth and St. Joseph Health Center in Warren, is the featured speaker. The program is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Call (877) 700-4647.
Weight control classes
YOUNGSTOWN -- Evaluation sessions for Humility of Mary Health Partner's Slimdown weight control classes are at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday at HM Home Care, 5211 Mahoning Ave., Austintown; at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at HMHP Business Development Office, 4964 Belmont Ave., Liberty; and at 7 p.m. Wednesday at The Assumption Village, 9800 Market St., Boardman. Weekly classes begin Jan. 14 and 15. The fee is $150. Call (330) 480-3151 to register.
Mental health course
Bridges, a 15-week consumer-run mental health course, is offered in Trumbull County beginning Tuesday from 6-9:30 p.m. The classes are to help people recover from mental illness, and are led by people who have recovered from mental illness. Call Help Hotline Crisis Center at (330) 747-2696 for more information.
Jan. 18: Beginnings Birthing Basics, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Ursuline Education Center, Shields Road, Canfield. Fee, $55 per couple, call (330) 755-0605.
Feb. 8: Beginnings, Infant Care Class, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ursuline Education Center. Fee, $40 per couple, call (330) 755-0605.
Monday: Sibling Preparation Class, 6:15-7:30 p.m., Trumbull Memorial Hospital, Warren, call (330) 841-9913 to register. No fee.
Monday, Jan. 13, 20, 27: Trumbull County Prepared Childbirth Class, TMH, fee $50. Call (330) 841-9251.
Wednesday: Childbirth Preparation Refresher Class, 7-9:30 p.m., Beeghly Medical Park, Boardman. Call (800) 842-9727; Sibling Class for ages 3-10, 4:15-5:30 p.m., Northside Medical Center, Youngstown. No fee, but reservations required. Call (800) 842-9727.
Saturday: One-Day Saturday Childbirth Class, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Northside. Fee $50. Registration required. Call (330) 884-4763.
Saturday, Jan. 18: Safe Sitter Program, Beeghly, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Pupils must be at least 11 years of age, and must attend both classes to get a certificate. Call (330) 884-3710 for information and to register.
Monday: Infant Care Class, 6-9 p.m., St. Elizabeth Health Center, Youngstown. Registration required. Call (330) 480-6667.
Tuesday: Start 4-Week, 4-Class Childbirth Series, 6-9 p.m., St. Elizabeth. Registration required, fee $45. Call (330) 480-6667.
Jan. 15: Breastfeeding Class, 6-8:30 p.m., St. Elizabeth. Fee, $10, registration required. Call (330) 480-6667.
Jan. 16: Start of 4-Week, 4-Class Childbirth Series, 6-9 p.m., St. Elizabeth, Fee, $45, registration required. Call (330) 480-6667.
Jan. 18: All-Day Childbirth Class, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., St. Elizabeth. Fee $55, registration required. Call (330) 480-6667.