Health Beat: Upcoming events at Augusta Health

augusta-health-headerMay 27: The annual free Skin Cancer Screening at Augusta Health Cancer Center.  Providers from both Augusta Health Dermatology and Blue Ridge Dermatology participate collaboratively.  This is a full body screen under the policies of the ADA.  Appointments are required (332.4190).  Screening begins at 5:30 pm.  May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month.

May 28: This month’s Lunch and Learn (noon, Augusta Community Care Building) will feature Mary Mannix giving an Augusta Health update.

June 1: National Cancer Survivor Day. Augusta Health willbe celebrating with our survivors and providers from 2-4 pm in the Augusta Community Care Building.  There are physician and survivor speakers, entertainment and refreshments.  In addition to local speakers, Dr. Annie Nedrow of Duke Medicine will talk about Integrative Medicine—Treating the Whole Person.

Books from AFP

2018-19 UVA Basketball Preview: Just $1.99 on Amazon!

UVA Basketball finished the 2017-18 season ranked at the top of the national polls. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham offers his insight and analysis on the 2018-19 'Hoos, breaking down the roster, the legacy of coach Tony Bennett, and how the loss to UMBC could fuel a run through March Madness next spring.

The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever: Just $3.49 on Amazon!

Chris Graham offers a glimpse behind the curtain of the pro wrestling business in his new book, The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever, the inside story of the 2011 Night of Legends, a live pay-per-view event featuring stars including WWE Hall of Famers Kevin Nash, "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan and The Rock 'n Roll Express that was met with almost universally negative reviews.

Mad About U: History of University Hall available on Amazon for just $5.99!

Mad About U: Four Decades of at University Hall is a comprehensive book covering the players, coaches and memories of University Hall at the University of Virginia. Join us as we look back at the memories from more than 40 years in U Hall.


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