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DEALCHICKEN | Cheap tickets to Autism Laughs!

DEALCHICKEN | Cheap tickets to Autism Laughs!

ATLANTA -- Laugh for a good cause with today's DealChicken Atlanta deal.

Autism Speaks and Hysterical Events have teamed up for Autism Laughs!, a comedy show designed to raise money to help children who have autism. They are also offering a great special for DealChicken members: $20 for two tickets or $40 for four tickets to Autism Laughs!

This offer includes admission and complimentary drinks for all ticket holders. Two tickets typically cost $46, while four tickets are $86.

Autism Laughs! will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 4 at Tavern 99 in Buckhead.

Learn more about DealChicken and sign up for some great daily dining, shopping, services and travel deals at www.dealchicken.com/atlanta-ga.

Boot camp to help kids with autism

Boot camp to help kids with autism

ATLANTA -- Get Fit Now Boot Camp is hosting a special session to help raise money for children with autism.

The "Burn Fat and Help Support Local Children with Autism" program will be held on Saturday, Apr. 21 at Chastain Park. It runs from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.; participants are invited to work out for as little as 15 minutes or to challenge themselves to the entire two hours.

Every participant will also receive the "Ultimate Tone Up Nutrition Guide," which is designed to help them make healthier choices in their daily lives.

"This is a fun and social way to introduce an alternative to the boring gym workouts," said Emily Napier of Get Fit Now Boot Camp. "Honestly, I cannot think of a better way to spend a Saturday morning than having a fun and energizing workout."

Celebrate International Wellness Week at Concourse Athletic Club: Free Club Access and More

Celebrate International Wellness Week at Concourse Athletic Club: Free Club Access and More

 

For over 20 years, Concourse Athletic Club has offered unique fitness experiences to Atlanta’s most prestigious communities. Now, the health and fitness club is inviting the community to celebrate International Wellness Week April 11-17. With FREE access to the club and unique classes from around the globe, International Wellness Week at Concourse Athletic Club brings global fun and fitness to Atlanta.

 

International Wellness Week at Concourse provides a great opportunity to experience new fitness practices and techniques that may be otherwise hard to find in Atlanta. The week-long celebration includes themed classes, socials and more.

 

WHAT:

International Wellness Week at Concourse Athletic Club

Guests can enjoy free access and themed international fitness classes.

 

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Feb. 2-Take Aim at Cancer Presents: Innovations in Lung Cancer Research, Treatment and Patient Care

Feb. 2-Take Aim at Cancer Presents: Innovations in Lung Cancer Research, Treatment and Patient Care

Leading MD Anderson Oncology Chief to Speak at The Lovett School at 7pm

ATLANTA (January 27, 2012) Lung cancer is the No. 1 cause of cancer-related death in both men and women in the U.S. according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2007 (most recent statistics), lung cancer accounted for more deaths than breast cancer, prostate cancer and colon cancer combined. But there’s good news: We’re closer than ever before to eradicating this deadly disease.

Take Aim at Cancer, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization benefiting targeted therapy and lung cancer research, is pleased to present this free educational event that is open to the public. It will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2012 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

FULTON COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES PROMOTE CERVICAL CANCER PREVENTION

FULTON COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES PROMOTE CERVICAL CANCER PREVENTION

According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, an estimated 410 Georgia women were newly diagnosed with cervical cancer in Georgia in 2011.  January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and Fulton County Health Services encourages all women to take control of their health by having annual cervical cancer screenings known as Pap tests and to make healthier lifestyle choices.  

If detected and treated early, cervical cancer is 90% curable.  In Georgia, it is estimated that 134 women die of cervical cancer each year. Symptoms of early stage cervical cancer or pre-cancer are not easily identified and often have no signs or symptoms.  Women 21 and older need to have regular Pap tests to monitor cervical health. 

DEALCHICKEN: $39 for $99 at Beaming White Smile

DEALCHICKEN: $39 for $99 at Beaming White Smile

ATLANTA -- Flash your pearly whites with pride by taking advantage of Wednesday's DealChicken Atlanta deal.

For one day only, DealChicken members pay only $39 for a $99 teeth whitening treatment at Beaming White Smile. DealChicken subscribers also have two other options available to them -- two whitening sessions for $79 instead of $198; or three sessions, plus a VIP card and a touch-up pen, for only $99 instead of $297.

Patients must be older than 14 to take advantage of this offer. It expires on May 30, 2012.

Beaming White Smile is located at 141 West Wieuca Road, Suite B-300 near Chastain Park.

WellStreet plans 12 Metro Atlanta urgent care centers

WellStreet plans 12 Metro Atlanta urgent care centers

ATLANTA -- An Atlanta company called WellStreet Urgent Care said it plans to open 12 urgent care centers in Metro Atlanta in 2012.

The first center will open in January at 2292 Peachtree Road in Buckhead, the company said.

Others are planned in Alpharetta, Austell, Chastain, Decatur, Dunwoody, Marietta, Peachtree City, Sandy Springs and Woodstock, according to the company's website.

"By the end of 2012, the company plans to become the largest provider of urgent care services in the Atlanta metroplex," WellStreet said in a statement.

WellStreet said its centers will be open extended hours, seven days a week, and be located in neighborhood retail centers. The company's chief medical officer is Dr. Lee Resnick.

For more information, visit wellstreet.com.