Health calendar events

11/08/2012 12:00 AM

11/07/2012 2:03 PM

TODAY

Is Dirty Electricity Affecting Your Health? presented by Tom Kraus and Christian Eipper. 7-9 p.m. SMUD New Building, Sequoia Room, 6301 S St., Sacramento. Free. (916) 635-6724.

Jamie Tworkowski, founder of To Write Love on Her Arms, to speak at California State University, Sacramento, with musical guest Jarrod Gorbel. TWLOHA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. 7 p.m. University Union Ballroom, 6000 J St., Sacramento. Free. (916) 278-6997.


SATURDAY

Walk with a Doc, a walking program sponsored by the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society hosted by a local physician. Walks start with a 10-minute talk on health, followed by a 30-minute walk. 8-10 a.m. UC Davis Arboretum Wyatt Deck, Old Davis Road, Davis. Free. (916) 453-0254


MONDAY

Breast cancer open door educational meeting, Russ Hovey discusses how lifestyle factors affect breast development and breast cancer risk. 7 p.m. University Covenant Church, 315 Mace Blvd., Davis. Free. (530) 304-2746.


WEDNESDAY

Blood pressure screenings every Wednesday. 10 a.m.-noon. Lobby of Sutter Davis Hospital, 2000 Sutter Place. Free. (530) 756-6440.

Infant development class,language development and the impact on multilingualism in the household by Katherine Graf Estes. 9-10 a.m. 141 N. First St., Dixon. Free (registration required). (707) 678-6262.


NOV. 17

Walk with a Doc, a free walking program, sponsored by the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society hosted by a local physician. Walks start with a 10-minute talk on health, followed by a 30-minute walk. Southside Park, Sixth St., Sacramento. 8-10 a.m. (916) 453-0254


NOV. 20

Sacramento Peripheral Neuropathy Support Group presents Paige Allen, manager of Midtown Comfort Shoes, who will talk about foot health and will show shoe samples. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Northminister Presbyterian Church, 3235 Pope Ave., Sacramento. Free. (916) 485-7723.


NOV. 28

Talk about infant development, focus on what (and how) infants learn from the world around them. Led by Lisa Oakes. 9-10 a.m. 141 N. First St., Dixon. Free (registration required). (707) 678-6262.


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