Did you know that lung and tracheal cancers are the leading cause of cancer deaths on the Southern Kenai Peninsula? Join South Peninsula Hospital at SPARC (600 Sterling Hwy next to Homer Middle School) for our next “Walk with a Doc” with Larry Lawson, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at South Peninsula Hospital. Come at 9:00 AM on Saturday, August 4th to hear Dr. Lawson’s brief talk on respiratory cancers, including prevention and new treatment options. Spend the rest of the hour walking at your own pace, chatting & asking any questions. This is a free event, open to all ages and abilities! There is parking up at the SPARC and down below in the Homer Middle School Parking lot.
Walk with a Doc is a nationwide walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! While you walk at your own pace, you’ll have the opportunity to have questions answered by local physicians.
There will be free blood pressure screenings, prizes, and refreshments!
Please bring clean indoor walking shoes.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Health & Wellness Department at (907) 235-0970 with questions or for more information!