A weekly list of classes, workshops and other health-related events.

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Sept. 10-16


Seattle Memory Walk for Alzheimer’s disease

SUN Annual fundraising walk to raise money for support programs, registration required. 9 a.m. (registration), 10 a.m. (walk starts), Sand Point Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle; free (or 206-363-5500, ext. 222, or www.alzwa.org).

Treating neurodevelopmental disorders

THU Look at some of the causes of disorders, including visual perception, registration required. 7-9 p.m., Handle Institute, 1300 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; free (206-204-6000 or www.handle.org).


Facing metastatic colorectal cancer

TUE Learn how to be an active participant in your cancer care and receive information on diagnosis and treatment options, registration required. noon-1:30 p.m., Swedish Hospital (Swedish Cancer Institute), 1221 Madison, Seattle; free (206-386-2502orwww.swedish.org).

Breast Cancer and Science-Based Complementary Therapies

WED Leanna Standish presents concepts and data on the role of the immune system in breast cancer. Botanical and nutritional therapies in the overall treatment plan for women with breast cancer are also discussed, reservations required. 6:45-8:30 p.m., Gilda’s Club Seattle, 1400 Broadway, Seattle; free (206-709-1400 or www.gildasclubseattle.org).

Support groups

Survivors of suicide

MON Eight-week group, pre-registration required. Stevens Hospital, 21601 76th Ave. W., Edmonds; free (425-640-4404 or www.stevenshealthcare.org).

Gluten intolerance

TUE SnoKing Celiac presents Kay Hill, who talks about research on allergies, celiac disease and other autoimmune disorders. 7-8:30 p.m., Group Health Northshore (Bothell) Clinic, 11913 N.E. 195th St., Bothell; free (206-527-6678).

Parkinson’s caregivers

TUE For caregivers of loved ones with Parkinson’s. 1-2:30p.m., Hamilton House University District Senior Center, 5225 15th Ave. N.E., Seattle; free (206-230-0166).

Journey of grief

WED or THU Eight-week group for those experiencing grief following the death of a loved one, registration required. Stevens Hospital, 21601 76th Ave. W., Edmonds; free (425-640-4404 or www.stevenshealthcare.org).

Young adult stroke survivors

SAT For individuals under 65 who have experienced a stroke — and their caregivers. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Northwest Hospital Rehabilitation Center, 1550 N. 115th St., Seattle; free (206-361-2696).