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Events, Classes and Support Groups

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 

We look forward to seeing you at one of our events this month. 

breast Cancer AwarenessThe 2014 Hope & Inspiration: Surviving Mothers of Breast Cancer calendar from Houston photographer Alisa Murray features photos and advice from twelve Memorial Hermann breast cancer survivors and moms. Our events this month will also honor these women and celebrate their survivorship.

Calendars will be available at each of the following events.  Get yours with a $25 donation to the Memorial Hermann Foundation benefitting Memorial Hermann Breast Care Centers.  Purchase or request more information 

 

Wednesday, October 16
Girls Night Out
Memorial Hermann Katy

Saturday, October 26 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Catwalk for the Cause
Houston Galleria (First Floor, Galleria 4)
Join us and KHOU celebrity emcee Mia Gradney in a celebration of life at “Catwalk for the Cause,” a fashion show featuring courageous cancer survivors and their caregivers. See the latest fashions and, while you’re there, meet our affiliated breast experts. Bring your friends and learn tips for early detection, prevention and proper screening techniques, including the latest screening technology.

Sunday, October 27
Breast Cancer Celebration of Life
First Colony Mall in Sugar Land

Friday, September 27 – Thursday, October 31
Brighton Collectibles 2013 Breast Cancer Bracelet
Brighton in the Houston Galleria
Brighton Collectibles has graciously selected Memorial Hermann Southwest as their nonprofit of choice for their 2013 Breast Cancer Bracelet. For every bracelet sold, $10 will go to the Memorial Hermann Southwest Breast Cancer Services Fund of the Memorial Hermann Foundation. Share a meaningful gift with someone special and help women facing breast cancer.

Saturday, November 9 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Macy’s Shoe Diva Event
Shoe Department of Macy’s Houston Galleria at Hidalgo
Get just the right heels for that holiday party or check out the latest boots at the Shoe Department of Macy’s Houston Galleria at Hidalgo. During the Shoe Diva event, complete with refreshments and a DJ, 5 percent of each purchase will go to benefit the Memorial Hermann Southwest Breast Cancer Services Fund of the Memorial Hermann Foundation.

Memorial Hermann Support Groups 

Breast Cancer Support Group
Third Thursday of each month from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Memorial Hermann Northeast
18951 Memorial Hermann North
Call (281) 540-7905 for more information or to register

Third Thursday of each month from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Memorial Hermann Memorial City
Medical Plaza 4
925 Gessner
Cancer Education Room
Call (713) 242-3395 for more information or to register

Look Good…Feel Better
Look Good...Feel Better Support Group is a free program that teaches beauty techniques to women who are actively undergoing cancer treatment, to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of radiation and chemotherapy.

October 7 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Memorial Hermann Northwest
1635 N. Loop West
Classroom C, 1st Floor

Call (713) 222-CARE (2273) for more information or to register.

Nutrition Group
Maintaining proper nutrition and promoting health needs while balancing life-saving treatment can be tricky. Our Registered Dietitian is experienced with cancer patients' specific needs and works in conjunction with the patient's Oncologist to provide holistic care that aims to prevent and treat nutritional problems. Our Registered Dietitian's nutritional interventions can provide several benefits for people living with cancer including: support immune function, preserve lean body mass, improve strength, increase energy, improve tolerance to treatment, and help you recuperate faster after treatment to improve quality of life.

Second Wednesday of each month from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Memorial Hermann Southwest
Medical Plaza 2
7777 Southwest Freeway
Learning Center A

Call (713) 222-CARE (2273) for more information or to register.

Cancer Center Support Group
Third Thursday from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston
5601 S. Braeswood Blvd. 
Houston, TX 77096

Call (713) 222-CARE (2273) for more information or to register.

Caregiver Support Group
Group is designed to offer support and information to caregivers and family members.  While this group focuses on cancer concerns, topics can also pertain to the general public.

December 3 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Memorial Hermann Northeast
18951 Memorial Hermann North
Cancer Center, Conference Room

Call (281) 540-7905 for more information or to register.

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