Health talks at the YMCA

Western Connecticut Health Network presents two free health programs at the Riverbrook Regional YMCA on Danbury Road.

A seminar on breast health will be offered Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 7 to 8 p.m.

The featured speakers will be Jeanne Capasse, M.D., surgical director of the Smilow Family Breast Health Center at Norwalk Hospital, and Mary Heery, a breast health specialist at the Smilow Family Breast Health Center. They will discuss useful breast health and cancer reduction strategies.

A discussion on the benefits of aromatherapy and therapeutic application of essential oils will take place Thursday, Oct. 27, from 11 to noon. The featured speaker will be Peggy O’Shea, clinical leader of the Complementary Medicine Department at Danbury Hospital.

Register for either program: 1-866-642-9355.