To Your Health
This list of health-related items is published Wednesdays. Send information to: To Your Health, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, P.O. Box 3080, Honolulu 96802. Or fax to 523-8509. Or send e-mail to

Wednesday, June 4, 1997

"When A Pregnancy Goes Wrong": A panel discussion on miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy and still birth, 6:30 to 8 p.m. today, Kapiolani Medical Center office building, Room 626. Validated parking. Presented by RESOLVE of Hawaii. Free. Information at 528-8559.

Epilepsy support group: 6 to 8 p.m. today, Young Buddhist Association, 1710 Pali Highway.

"Family Planning Mixed Plate Workshop": 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Holiday Inn Airport. Topics include depo-provera, chart documentation, pap smears and premenstrual syndrome. Call 733-9030 or 675-0070.

Crohn's Disease/Colitis: "Energy for Life" is the topic of the 7:30 p.m. meeting Monday, Straub Clinic, Doctor's Lounge. Call 623-9303.

Diabetes seminar: 8:30 a.m. to noon June 14, J. Campbell Building in Kapolei, Laulima Room. Glenn Okoga and Viola Genadio will speak on nutrition, medications, controlling sugar highs and lows, preventing complications and easy exercise. Cost: $20, nonmembers; free for HMSA members. Register at 948-6398 by June 10.

Expectant Parent classes: Five-session program, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays June 24 through July 22 or Thursdays June 26 through July 24. Cost: $60 per series or $15 per class. Reservations at 537-7117.


Alzheimer's Association: Honolulu chapter offers support groups for caregivers of people affected by Alzheimer's and related diseases. Groups meet regularly in different neighborhoods. Call Marilyn Schoenke at 591-2771.

Anxiety education meetings: 6 to 7:30 p.m., first and third Thursday of every month, Queen's Medical Center. Call 547-4401.

Arthritis support group: 6:45 p.m. every third Wednesday of each month, Castle Medical Center. Call 235-8636.


Suicide/crisis: 521-4555

For help with other health, social or personal concerns, call ASK-2000 at 275-2000. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays.

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