Health Notes, May 13

Health Notes, May 13

Health notes are for support groups, exercise classes, blood drives and similar events open to the public at no or minimal cost. Send information to or call 703-917-6428. Deadline is Friday.

VIP Vienna. Support group for people with vision loss. Adults. 10 a.m. Thursday, May 15, at the Patrick Henry Community Library, 101 Maple Ave. E, Vienna, 703-938-0405.

Yvonne de Vilar Scientific Skin Care, Ltd. Salon and School is now providing a full-time accelerated Basic Esthetics Course. This course allows students to complete all 600 hours needed for a Basic Esthetics License in either Maryland or Virginia in only three months. This accelerated course also means that there will be more days of student treatments available at discounted prices. Two sessions of the course will begin May 19, graduating Aug. 13, and Sept. 2, graduating Dec. 17. Classes meet Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-8 p.m. with hour-long breaks for lunch and dinner. The Salon and School is located at 305 Maple Ave. W, Vienna. Call 703-281-2070 or visit

What You Need to Know about Long Term Care: a workshop teaches about Long Term health care, how much it costs and concerns about it. Students will learn how to preserve independence, protect assets and make sure they receive needed health care. Students will receive a workbook and other relevant study materials along with the educational presentation. Register at 703-658-1201 or and search “Long Term Care.” Upcoming classes are 7-8:30 p.m. each session: Tuesday, May 20 at McLean High School, Wednesday, May 21 at Marshall High School and Thursday, May 22 at West Springfield High School, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield.