Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions

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March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, and April 5 from 12:30 - 3:00 p.m. There are snack and restroom breaks. We are pleased to offer those who suffer with chronic health problems, caregivers, or relatives, an opportunity to learn: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation; 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance; 3) appropriate use of medications; 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals; 5) nutritional advice; and 6) how to evaluate new treatments.

Build your confidence and ability to personally manage your health and maintain an active and fulfilling life. The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program is an interactive, mutual support workshop given two and a half hours, once a week, for six weeks. Those who took this program last fall commented, "It helped me greatly." and "Excellent Program!" It takes 10 committed people to launch this. Call 574-772-7323.

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Mar 2 2012 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Mar 9 2012 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Mar 16 2012 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Mar 23 2012 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Mar 30 2012 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm

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