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Saturday Morning Qi Gong
May 26, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2018
Every Saturday in April: Saturday Morning Qi Gong, 10:30 a.m., Alexandria Museum of Art. The Alexandria Museum of Art and Rapides Regional Medical Center have partnered to present Healthy Living @AMoA. Each Saturday at 10:30 a.m., Paul Nettles of The Levee Tai Chi School leads a class in Qi Gong, which is an ancient system of coordinated body postures and movements combined with deep breathing and meditation. It is used to stimulate good health, spirituality, and a state of calm mindfulness. For more information, visit www.themuseum.org.
May is National Stroke Awareness Month. A stroke occurs nearly every 40 seconds, and a fatal stroke occurs approximately every 4 minutes. May is designated National Stroke Awareness Month as strokes can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of race, sex or age. During May, learn the signs and symptoms of stroke by remembering to think “FAST” – Face drooping, Arm weakness, Slurred speech, Time to call 9-1-1. The sooner a stroke patient receives medical treatment, the better their odds of making a recovery. Rapides Regional Medical Center is certified as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission.