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Managing Your Cancer Journey

Friday, September 12, 2014

Spend the day with experts from EJGH who will teach you what to expect, how to alleviate symptoms, and how to achieve the best possible frame of mind while battling cancer or caring for someone who is. 

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Safeheart Health Screenings

Thursday, September 18, 2014

In just 30 minutes our extensive SafeHeart Screenings can identify your risk of heart attack, stroke or aneurysm and give you peace of mind. 

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Men's Health: Dinner with Doctors

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Join our panel of prostate health experts as they discuss what every man should know about prevention, screenings and treatment options.

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Supermarket Safari

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Attend our Supermarket Safari and take a guided, virtual tour through the aisles of the grocery store. During this seminar, participants: Learn to find the best foods for diabetics in the grocery store, discover how to read food labels and obtain recipes that are healthy, quick and easy

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Yoga and Tai Chi at City Park

EJGH Wellness Center presents relaxing Tai Chi exercises in various art galleries at NOMA Monday evenings at 6pm. Or join us for Yoga or Pilates Saturday mornings at 8am among NOMA's outstanding permanent collection, or if weather permitting, in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden.

Classes are $5 or free to members of EJGH Wellness Center, EJGH Healthy Lifestyles or members of NOMA.

Call HealthFinder at 456-5000 to register.


Healthy Lifestyles Motorcoach Trip to St. Augustine, Florida

You will begin your vacation on Tuesday, by heading to Kingsley plantation and then to Amelia Island. After taking a tour of the island, you’ll visit the historical district “Fernandina Beach”. On Wednesday, you will take a guided tour of St. Augustine. During your tour, you will visit the “Fountain of Youth” and shop on St. George Street. At night, you will enjoy an exclusive dinner party with entertainment. On Thursday, you will take a guided tour of Jacksonville and a narrated cruise of the St. John River.

We will depart at 8am on September 15th from EJGH, 4200 Houma Blvd., Metairie, La. on a Motorcoach. We will return on September 19th.

  • Rate is $419 per person with double occupancy
  • $120 added for a single occupancy
  • $75 due at signing
  • Final Payment due on July 9th.

Rates include: Motorcoach transportation, 4 nights lodging, eight meals, guided tours, narrated cruise, historical sightings, and an Exclusive Diamond Tours Dinner Party.

For more information, call Wendy Ohle at (504) 503-4066 or email her at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Whole Foods Grocery Store Tours

Learn to navigate through grocery store aisles to make healthier food choices and understand food labels. Free tours are held at Whole Foods Market, 3420 Veterans Memorial Blvd in Metairie from 5:30 to 6:30pm. Free blood pressure screenings are conducted before the tour from 4 to 5pm.

Must be able to stand and walk for 1 hour or have a scooter or wheelchair. No shopping will be done while the tour is being conducted. Tour will meet in the restaurant area of the grocery store.

April 29, 2014
May 27, 2014
June 24, 2014
July 29, 2014
August 26
September 30
October 28
November 18 (moved up a week due to Thanksgiving)
December 16 (moved up 2 weeks due to Christmas and New Year's)

Tour dates and times are subject to change.

or call HealthFinder to register: 504-456-5000

Last Updated on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 03:11 PM


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