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Chronic Disease Workshop (Live Active, Live Healthy)

May
6
Tue
To
Jun
10
Tue
May 6 - Jun 10, 2014
Tuesdays
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Mercy Employee Health Center
Cedar Rapids, IA

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Learn a healthy way to live with chronic conditions from Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, IA.

Registration Details

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Fees & Payment

$20.00 for the entire 6 weeks and you will receive a book called "Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions" and a relaxation CD.

Description

Whether its diabetes, arthritis, heart disease, cancer or any other chronic disease, those suffering from chronic conditions face a number of common challenges. It could be fatigue, confusion on treatment, stress or other related symptoms; all additional complexities that come with an already-difficult health condition. That's why Mercy has partnered with the Heritage Area Agency on Aging to offer the Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop.

Six weeks to take control again. For 2 ½ hours once a week, participants are trained by specially-trained peer leaders. The program is designed to help you or a caregiver learn a healthy way to live with chronic conditions.

Learn problem-solving and action-planning focused on solutions for tiredness, depression, frustration and managing symptoms. There is a one-time fee of $20 for the course book and relaxation CD.

Instructor(s)

Contact

Kathy Baragary at 319-398-6012 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 6 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, May 06 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Mercy Employee Health Center Chronic Disease Staff
2. Tue, May 13 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Mercy Employee Health Center Chronic Disease Staff
3. Tue, May 20 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Mercy Employee Health Center Chronic Disease Staff
4. Tue, May 27 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Mercy Employee Health Center Chronic Disease Staff
5. Tue, June 03 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Mercy Employee Health Center Chronic Disease Staff
6. Tue, June 10 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Mercy Employee Health Center Chronic Disease Staff

Location Details

  • Mercy Employee Health Center
    788 8th Avenue SE
    Suite 204
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

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