Health calendar for Monday, July 15

Chronic Disease Program of the Vanderburgh County Health Department: Blood pressure screenings: Salvation Army Thrift Store at 1931 S. Weinbach Ave., 12:30 to 2 p.m. today; Buehler’s IGA at 4635 N. First Ave., 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday; Schnucks at 3501 N. Green River Road, 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesday; and Civic Center Complex at 1 MLK Blvd., 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Alzheimer’s Association Program: “Coping with Challenging Behaviors in Dementia” live, interactive video presentations, 5:30-7 p.m. July 25 at the Owensboro Medical Health System, University of Louisville Classroom B, 811 E. Parrish Ave., Owensboro, Ky. (free). Deadline to register is Tuesday. To register, contact Sarah Tarrant at 859-323-1331 or

Indiana Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America support group: Meeting 10 a.m. to noon the third Saturday of each month, resource center, first floor at Deaconess Hospital, 600 Mary St. Open to anyone seeking information about lupus or a chronic autoimmune disease. Information: or 812-774-6326.

Support group for adults with anxiety and/or obsessive-compulsive disorder: Meeting at 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month, first floor at Deaconess Hospital resource center, 600 Mary St. Information: Mental Health America, 812-426-2640.

Sjorgen’s Syndrome Support Group: Meeting at 1 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Newburgh Senior Center, 529 Jefferson St. Information: Lisa Goff at 812-853-5627 or Vicki Siebe at 812-760-3931.

Support group for bipolar/manic-depressive disorder: Meeting at 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month, St. Mary’s Kempf Bipolar Wellness Center, 3700 Washington Ave. Information: Mental Health America at 812-426-2640.

Survivors of Suicide support group: Meeting at 6:30 p.m. the first and third Mondays of each month, Methodist Temple, 2109 Lincoln Ave. Information: Mental Health America, 812-426-2640.

Compiled by Leah Ward,