Health Briefs 4-13

Published: Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 01:46 PM.

Evening with the Cardiac Experts

Join Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast for ''An Evening with the Cardiac Experts” from 5-7 p.m. April 18 at Café Thirty-A in Seagrove Beach. The free event will feature a brief presentation on the expanded heart and vascular services now available at Sacred Heart and Q&A with a panel of cardiac experts. Complimentary heart-healthy hors d’oeuvres and libations will be served. RSVP at or 278-3030 by April 15.

Camp for adult cancer patients

Camp Bluebird, a retreat experience for people coping with cancer, is scheduled for April 17-19 at Sacred Heart’s Miracle Camp on Beulah Road in Escambia County. The Miracle Camp complex is nestled in a 40-acre nature preserve. The camp includes a dormitory, dining hall, activities building, paved nature trails, a pond and an outdoor chapel.

Adults who have been diagnosed with cancer are encouraged to register now to participate, even if they are not seeing a Sacred Heart physician.

To obtain more information or a registration form for Camp Bluebird, view the website, or contact Pat Brown at 416-7176.

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