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Better Choices, Better Health: Learn to Live Well with a Chronic Disease

1/6/2014

LACONIA-Did you know that nearly one out of every two adults have at least one chronic disease? These chronic diseases may include arthritis, chronic pain, asthma, obesity, osteoporosis, diabetes, heart disease and any other chronic condition that you live with on a daily/weekly basis, which may significantly limit your every-day activities.
 
Learn how to manage your symptoms with the Better Choices, Better Health workshop presented by LRGHealthcare.  Free sessions are available at The Taylor Community on Wednesdays, beginning March 5-April 9 from 9:30-11:30am or Wednesdays, beginning May 7-June 11 from 10:00am-noon at Franklin Regional Hospital. Those attending the workshops will apply skills for living a full, healthy life with a chronic condition, learn to set weekly goals and develop a practical step-by-step plan for improving health and quality of life. Weekly topics include healthy eating, physical activity, relieving stress, pain and fatigue management, and more!
 
Workshop leaders will guide participants through this proven program developed by the Stanford University School of Medicine.  These sessions are ideal for anyone living with a chronic health condition or a caregiver of someone with a chronic health condition.
 
For more information or to register for this upcoming workshops, please call LRGHealthcare Education Services at 527-7120.
 

LRGHealthcare is a not-for-profit healthcare charitable trust representing Lakes Region General Hospital, Franklin Regional Hospital, and affiliated medical providers. LRGHealthcare’s mission is to provide quality, compassionate care and to strengthen the well-being of our community.

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