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    WomenHeart Support Group

    Have you been diagnosed with heart disease or suffered a heart attack? You're not alone! Join the WomenHeart Support Group, which will help EMPOWER you in your personal journey toward heart health. Shared experiences can help you regain a sense of control, feel less alone, develop a positive life outlook and find the strength to commit to lifestyle changes. Led by Stephanie Hammar, heart attack survivor and WomenHeart Support Network Coordinator. All ages are welcome! 

    Healthy Life Weigh
    This interactive 10-week workshop will empower you to gain control of your weight for good! You will learn how to develop healthy eating, exercise, and lifestyle behaviors to reach your healthy weight and maintain them for life. The fee includes a workbook, recipe book, dynaband with exercises, and relaxation CD. Payment can be made by credit card, debit card, or check. To register and for dates, times and cost, call 719-776-7983. The program focuses on:

     
    • Understanding your healthy weight
    • Developing a fitness plan
    • Causes of weight gain
    • Choosing healthy foods
    • Food portions
    • Eating on the go
    • Emotions that prompt you to eat
    • Shopping tips
    • Positive Thinking
    • Strategies for staying on track
    • Weekly goal setting


    Get Heart Fit

    The following classes are a great cardiovascular workout: Pilates, Yoga, Snow Conditioning, Boot Camp, Tai Chi, Zumba, Begin to Spin, Aquatics Classes and more! Visit penrosestfrancis.org/wellness for dates, times and locations.

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