Bridgeport Hospital is pleased to offer special FREE publications dedicated to your health and wellbeing.

Fall 2005
Health Calendar : October-November 2005

Bridgeport Hospital offers hundreds of classes, events, and groups to help keep our community—and your family—healthy!

AARP DRIVER SAFETY: BRIDGEPORT. Nov. 12, 9:00 a.m., Bridgeport Hospital. Registration: 1-888-357-2396.

ENCHANTED CASTLE: FAIRFIELD. A funfilled Halloween Fantasy for the whole family! Weekdays, Oct. 21, 24–28: 4:00–7:00 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. 22 & 29: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 23 & 30: 4:00–7:00 p.m. For more information, call 203-336-7364, or visit www.enchantedcastle.org.

TREATING HEARTBURN, GAS AND GERD (GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE). FREE. October 25, Trumbull Marriott, 7 p.m. Registration: 1-888-357-2396.

BETTER BREATHING CLUB. Next meetings: Oct. 28, 1:30–3:00 p.m., Bridgeport Hospital. Information: 1-888-357-2396.

LIVING WITH CANCER. Next meetings: Nov. 7 and 21, 5:00–6:30 p.m., Bridgeport Hospital. Information: 1-888-357-2396.

LOOK GOOD...FEEL BETTER. Next sessions: Oct. 25, Nov. 15, 5:00–6:00 p.m., Bridgeport Hospital. FREE American Cancer Society program that teaches hands-on beauty techniques to women undergoing radiation treatment or chemotherapy. Information: 1-888-357-2396.

OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP. Next meeting: Nov. 20, 2:00 p.m., Visiting Nurse Service of CT, 40 Lindeman Drive, Trumbull. Information: 1-888-357-2396.

CHOLESTEROL SCREENING. Nov. 22, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Huntington Walk-In Medical Center, 887 Bridgeport Ave., Shelton. Cost: $13 for total cholesterol and glucose; $21 for more detailed screenings. Information: 203-225-6020.


For a FREE subscription to
Healthy & Wise or The Heart Institute Newsletter,
please call us toll free, 24/7, at 1-888-357-2396