February 2013 Programs and Events

January 17, 2013

Bronson Healthcare is offering the following February programs, classes and events to help people lead more active and healthy lives.


Bariatric Surgery:  Is It Right for You?


Monday, February 4, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with Kibwe Weaver, MD, bariatric surgeon


Monday, February 18, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with Stuart Verseman, MD, bariatric surgeon


Gilmore Center for Health Education, North Campus


Bronson Methodist Hospital, 7 Healthcare Plaza


Park in Jasper Street Parking Ramp


Free. Register at bronsonhealth.com or call (269) 341-7723.


 


Heart Health Screenings


Wednesday, February 6:00, 7:00 to 11:00 a.m.


Bronson HealthAnswers, First Floor, South Campus


Bronson Methodist Hospital, 601 John St


Park in Vine Street Parking Ramp


Cost: $35. Call (269) 341-6495 to register.


 


Cooking the Blue Zones Way


Tuesday, February 19, 7:00 p.m.


Bronson Athletic Club, 6789 Elm Valley Rd.


Healthy cooking based on Dan Buettner’s book, The Blue Zones: Lessons for Living Longer from the People Who’ve Lived the Longest.


Cost: $7 for nonmembers, $5 BAC members. Call (269) 544-3200 to register.


 


Healthy Running


Wednesday, February 20, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Bronson Athletic Club, 6789 Elm Valley Rd.


A Bronson physical therapist will cover proper form and stretching exercises.


Cost: $15 for nonmembers, Free for BAC members. Call (269) 544-3200 to register.


 


Diabetes Self-Management Education (One-Day Session)


Friday, February 22, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Bronson Diabetes Education Center, 535 S. Burdick Street, Suite 256


A physician referral is required to participate in this class. Call (269) 341-8585 for pricing and to register.


 


Bariatric Surgery Support Group


Wednesday, February 6, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Bronson Center for Women, Suite M-515, Fifth floor, South Campus


Bronson Methodist Hospital, 601 John St.

Park in Vine Street Parking Ramp


 


Thursday, February 21, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Gilmore Center for Health Education


Bronson Methodist Hospital, 7 Healthcare Plaza


Park in Jasper Street Parking Ramp


Free. No registration required.
 


Diabetes Adult Discussion Group


Thursday, February 7, 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Bronson Diabetes Education Center, 535 S. Burdick Street, Suite 256


Free. No physician referral or registration is required. Call (269) 341-8585 for more information.


 


Flu Vaccinations


Visit bronsonhealth.com/flu or call (269) 341-6400 to find locations and vaccine availability.


 


More Bronson classes and events can be found at  www.bronsonhealth.com/classesandevents.