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Health Happenings

Shirley Taft

Blood drives

— 12-4:30 p.m. Friday, Export Italian American Club, 5930 Kennedy Ave.

— 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 19, Laurel Podiatry Associates, 235 Humphrey Road, Pineview Place, Suite 4, Greensburg

Appointments: 800-733-2767 or; walk-ins welcome


• Elder Abuse Awareness Day sponsored by Blackburn Center and McKenna Center is planned from 2:15-4 p.m. Tuesday in the McKenna Center, 971 Old Salem Road, Greensburg. There will be vendors and refreshments.

• Childbirth and Beyond, a two-week class meets from 6:30-9 p.m. Wednesdays beginning June 19 in Excela Westmoreland Hospital, 532 W. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg. Details: 877-771-1234


• Grief Without the Stigma meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in Sage’s Army Headquarters, 216 Fourth St., Irwin. Details:

Support groups

• Chronic pain support group meets from 6-8 p.m. Thursday in Excela Latrobe Hospital. Details: 877-771-1234

• Family Reinforcement/Recovery Session for information and guidance for family members who need to deal with addiction in the family along with ongoing support, held by Carmen Capozzi at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Sage’s Army Headquarters, 216 Fourth St., Irwin. Details:

Shirley Taft is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Shirley at 724-836-4970 or [email protected].

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