Coastal Carolina University's Department of Health Promotion
hold an osteoporosis prevention seminar for women of all ages on
Thursday, May 10 at 11 a.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium. The event is
free and open to the public.
The program, conducted by Kathryn Hilgenkamp-Rodgers, assistant
professor of health promotion at Coastal, will focus on the importance
of calcium consumption and weight bearing exercise to help prevent this
disease. Calcium sources for lactose intolerance will also be
addressed. Free samples of non-dairy calcium-rich products will be
The program is funded by a grant from the South Carolina
Department of Health and Environmental Control.
For more information, contact Hilgenkamp-Rodgers at 349-2687.