Category Archives: Health


Go Red Girlfriends: Women and Heart Disease Event


YRMC is hosting this Go Red Girlfriends event at The Patio (1245 W. Desert Hills Dr.) on February 15 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Drinks and appetizers will be served and Dr. Preeti Chandra will educate us on heart disease and small changes that can be made to help prevent this disease that tops the […]

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Health Fair


Attend a FREE health fair happening at Fourth Avenue Junior High (450 S. 4th Ave.) February 10 from 8 – 11 a.m. Some of the FREE screenings include a checkup on your blood pressure, glucose levels, vision, and HIV. There will be raffles and giveaways along with some social services. This event is put on by Sunset […]

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Wellness Workshop


This looks like a great workshop for learning more about essential oils. Supplies are limited, so reserve your space now. Learn more here.

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Blood Drive


In emergencies, it’s the blood on the shelves that saves lives.  Last year, Yuma patients required over 9,000 lifesaving blood transfusions. You can help.  Donate on Saturday, February 17, at the Immanuel Southern Baptist Church Blood Drive at 1000 E. 24th Street at 24th, Yuma AZ 85365 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.  Since blood is separated into components, your donation can […]

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Emerson Garden Class


Learn how to grow a sustainable Emerson Garden (10×10) and provide your family with fresh produce year-round. This is an agriculture lesson. Children are invited to participate and learn. All supplies are provided. This is a FREE event held at LoveTree Farm (15316 S. Avenue 4E) on Saturday, November 18, from 2 – 6 p.m. […]

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Prenatal Workshop at Studio Y


Studio Y (250 Madison Avenue) will be holding a prenatal workshop on August 20 from 2 – 4 p.m. It’s $30 at the door.

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FREE Healthy Cooking Classes for Kids


This June, Yuma Regional Medical Center will partner with Kohl’s Cares and Chef Karla Billdt once again to host Healthy Kids in the Kitchen – cooking classes for kids ages 8-14. Classes are free and are held at Yuma Regional Corporate Center Thursdays in June from 10 – noon. Sign your child up today for […]

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Family Fun-Stival


This event is to promote physical activity in Yuma. Everything is FREE. There will be healthy snacks, games, demos, and informational booths on site. Don’t miss out.

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Healthy Kids Day


Healthy Kids Day at YMCA is April 29 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is a FREE event, open to anyone. It’s super fun and there will be a ton of stuff for kids to see and do. It’s also a good time to check out the programs the YMCA offers over the summer. […]

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Healthy Eating Adventure


Registration is open for the February 27 at 5 p.m. HEALTHY EATING ADVENTURE-Yuma, a plant-based program that meets for five Mondays. Application may be made by emailing [email protected] Cost to attend is $20 (covers first night’s catered meal) plus a small service charge, text book, and two lab visits at $6 per visit. Scholarships based […]

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