Health guide: Dec. 21 | Health & Fitness

Medication disposal: MedSafe lock boxes for drop-off of unused or expired medication is available year-round at Billings Clinic, 2800 10th Ave. N. (south atrium entrance, near the hospital pharmacy); St. Vincent Healthcare Pharmacy, 1233 N. 30th St. (emergency dept. entrance); and RiverStone Health Pharmacy, 123 S. 27th St. (clinic entrance). Medications for disposal should be left in their original containers, if possible. Liquid medications less than four ounces should be placed in a sealed plastic bag before being placed a drop box. MedSafe boxes are not set up to take needles or other instruments that can cut or puncture the skin, aerosols or hazardous materials.

St. Vincent Healthcare “Getting Ready For Baby” classes: Topics of ongoing classes include the anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, stages of labor, pain management and strategies, newborn care, car seats and breastfeeding. Lamaze classes and New Baby Bootcamp for Big Brothers and Big Sisters also take place. Register by calling 237-3950 or online at

Free pregnancy tests: Monday-Friday, from 7:30 to 8 a.m., Billings Clinic. No appointment necessary.

Colonoscopies: A colonoscopy could save your life. For more information, call Billings Clinic at 238-2500.

Immunization clinic: RiverStone Health, 123 S. 27th St. For an appointment or more information, call 247-3382.