October 24, 2013 RSS feed / Wellness

Cancer Support Group

The “I Can Cope" Cancer Support Group will meet Tuesday, Nov. 5 and the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Library Fireside Room, Newport Hospital. More...

Blood Drives

In addition to the Aquidneck Island Donor Center, 688 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, blood donations can be made at the following upcoming blood drives:  Oct. 28, 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Island Scoops, Jamestown  Oct. 28, 3:30 p.m. More...

Newport Hospital Expands Women’s Health Services

To meet the health care needs of women in Newport County, Newport Hospital has added two physicians who specialize in obstetrics and gynecologic medicine. More...

Proper Disposal of Unused Medicine

The Newport Police Department, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration, will be conducting its Seventh Annual Prescription Drug Take-Back Event on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. More...

Visiting Nurse Brunch

Annual fundraiser for Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties with a chocolate-themed afternoon brunch will be held Sunday, Nov. 3 at OceanCliff. Reservations required, tickets are $85. More...

Arthritis Expo

The Arthritis Foundation is holding its second Annual “Better Living with Arthritis Expo” on Saturday, Nov. 16. Programs will run from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Registration is requested by Friday, Nov. 8.  More...