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Community Events 

Health Events and Support Groups

Stroke Support Group

Find encouragement, education and socialization for stroke survivors and their loved ones. This group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 3 p.m. at Baylor Scott & White - Irving, fifth floor rehabilitation gym. For more information or to register for this support group, please contact Renee Vickers at 972.579.8511 or reneev@baylorhealth.edu

Better Breathers Support Group

This support group meets monthly at the Baylor Scott & White Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center - Irving conference room and is designed to help those living with chronic lung disease. The groups offers patient-centered, community-based education and support to people living with chronic lung disease including: COPD, asthma, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), lung cancer and other lung diseases. For more information or to register for this support group, call 1.800.4BAYLOR.

Choosing to Survive: First Monday Cancer Support Group

This group meets the first Monday of the month, noon to 1 p.m. at the Baylor Scott & White Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center - Irving, conference room. This lunch-and-learn support group is designed especially for cancer fighters, survivors and their family members. To register for this support group, call the cancer center at 972.579.4300.

Yoga Fitness Class: Cancer Support Group

This free yoga fitness class is designed with cancer fighters and cancer survivors in mind. Experience the benefits of yoga including: flexibility, strength, balance, relaxation and stress relief. Simply bring your yoga mat, water, towel and an open mind to the cancer center on Thursdays, 12:30-1:30 p.m. For more information or to attend our next class, call the Baylor Scott & White Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at 972.579.4300.

Survivors on Purpose: A Triple Negative Cancer Support Group

Meets the fourth Thursday of the month from 6-8 p.m. at the Baylor Scott & White Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center - Irving. This unique support group was founded by breast cancer survivor Leslie Williams who knows first hand the experiences one goes through with a triple negative breast cancer diagnosis. The group is designed to help women better understand the diagnosis and create a dialogue. This group will also learn more about participatory research and clinical trials, engage in face-to-face peer support and more. To register for this support group, please call 1.800.4BAYLOR. For more information about the support group, call Leslie Williams at 214.418.4001.

For Women For Life: Women's Health Event

This free women's health and wellness event is held the last Saturday in January, 7-11 a.m., at Baylor Scott & White - Irving. Take care of your health and receive free health screenings, learn about disease prevention and ask health questions to a panel of physicians. Call 1.800.4BAYLOR for more information.

It's a Guy Thing: Men's Health Event

This free men's health and wellness event is held the second Saturday in June, 7-11 a.m., at Baylor Scott & White - Irving. Men from all walks of life can take advantage of free health screenings, men's health education and grilling demonstrations, and learn about disease prevention from a panel of physicians specializing in men's health. Registration will open soon for this event. Call 1.800.4BAYLOR for more information.

Look Good, Feel Better® at Baylor Scott & White -  Irving

Look Good…Feel Better® helps women undergoing cancer treatment look and feel more comfortable with changes in their appearance. This program is offered by licensed cosmetologists and health care professionals in a group setting.

To find out when the next program meets at Baylor Scott & White - Irving, call the Baylor Scott & White Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at 972.579.4300.