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Match4Lara Donor Registration Drives
The Asian American Donor Program is hosting marrow registration drives at Stanford University. People from diverse ethnic backgrounds are encouraged to register to help diversify the national marrow donor registry. Feb. 11 and 12, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Stanford University, White Plaza, Encina Hall and Engineering Quad, Stanford.
 

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'Brain Attack: What You Need to Know'
In this free program presented by the Menlo Park Library, an educator from the Pacific Stroke Association will discuss stroke risks and prevention methods. Free refreshments will be available, courtesy of the Friends of the Menlo Park Library. Feb. 13, 11 a.m.-noon. Free. Menlo Park City Council Chambers, 701 Laurel St., Menlo Park.
 

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Jacki's Aerobic Dancing
Jacki's Aerobic Dancing classes guide participants in abdominal work, strength training and aerobic routines. Complimentary child care is provided by staff. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, year-round, 9 a.m. $36 month; $6 single class. Mountain View Masonic Lodge, 890 Church St., Mountain View.

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Affairs of the Heart: Living with Inherited Cardiomyopathy
The SHaRe Cardiomyopathy Registry will join with Stanford Health Care, the Center for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease, Myokardia Inc. and the Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation to hold a free conference, focusing on dilated and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Feb. 20, 8 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Free. Arrillaga Alumni Center, 326 Galvez St., Stanford.

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Dr. Theodora Ross on 'A Cancer in the Family'
Drawing from her book "A Cancer in the Family," cancer geneticist Dr. Theodora Ross will give a talk on how to spot the patterns of inherited cancer, how to get tested for cancer-causing genes and what someone should do if they have one. Feb. 23, 7 p.m. $20 general; $12 member, J-Pass holder; $8 student with valid ID. Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.
 

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Guided Imagery for Cancer Patients and Families
At these Cancer CAREpoint events, cancer patients, survivors, family members and caregivers will learn how to use guided imagery techniques to manage anxiety and stress, sleep better, facilitate healing and envision a "new normal." Thursdays, Feb. 4-25, 6-8 p.m. Free. Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Lee Building, Level A, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto.
 

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Pilates Cardiocamp in Los Altos
Pilates Cardiocamp morning fitness classes aim to help students develop better posture, a stronger back and a firmer body while reducing body fat. Visit the website for specific class prices. Year-round, Monday-Friday, 6 a.m. (Christ Episcopal); Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. (Marti's). $12-$25 per class. Christ Episcopal Church, 1040 Border Road, and Martis Dance Studio, 1140 Riverside Drive, Los Altos.
 

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Pilates Cardiocamp in Woodside
Pilates Cardiocamp morning fitness classes aim to help students develop better posture, a stronger back and a firmer body while reducing body fat. Visit the website for specific class prices. Year-round, Tuesday and Thursday, 7 a.m., and Wednesday, 9 a.m. (Town Hall); Monday, 9 a.m., and Friday, 7:30 a.m. (Village Church). $12-$25 per class. Woodside Town Hall, 2955 Woodside Road, and Woodside Village Church, 3154 Woodside Road, Woodside.