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Stress and emotional eating can cause the pounds to pile on and lessen your ability to lose weight. Learn some useful strategies and techniques for better managing your emotions for a healthier body.This is a virtual class. You can register at dignityhealth.org/dominican/pep or call the PEP office a...
Freedom from Smoking is an American Lung Association programdesigned for adults who want to quit smoking. This program has helped hundreds of thousands of smokers quit for good, it emphasizes understanding the psycho-social and behavioral aspects of nicotine addiction and methods to 'kick the habit'...
Whether you're turning 65 or helping a family member navigate the system's complexities, understanding Medicare can be overwhelming. At this seminar, a registered HICAP counselor will help demystify:The A, B, C's (and D) of MedicareWhen and how to enrollSupplementing MedicareChoosing a drug planOrig...
This virtual program is designed for people experiencing stress and complements management of illness and chronic pain. It consists of training in mindfulness meditation, yoga, and group support. It is modeled after Jon Kabat-Zinn's U Mass program featured in Bill Moyer's, "Healing and the Mind". Pa...
There are many healthy rewards of eating a plant based diet including lower blood pressure, cholesterol, weight management, and improving diabetic control. Our dietitian will show you how to easily and gradually incorporate this style of eating into your life.This is a virtual class and you can regi...
Have you been told you have prediabetes? Did you know that most people who develop Type 2 diabetes had prediabetes first? The good news is, if you have prediabetes you can prevent or delay the development of Type 2 diabetes with proven lifestyle changes. Come meet with our diabetes educators to lear...
Fasting has been utilized for decades as a tool to reduce inflammation. The impact of fasting can range from improving skin, brain function, blood sugar, hormones, pain, your microbiome and much more. Come find out about the different types of fasting: from intermittent fasting, modified protein spa...