February 2013 Programs and Events - Bronson Healthcare

Published on 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.