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Learn how to live with heart failure

Belfast -

BELFAST, Maine — Have you been diagnosed with heart failure? Want to learn some skills to help you better manage your condition and connect with others who also have heart failure?

A series of educational classes, known as “The Beat Goes On!,” will be offered from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Thursdays, between Sept. 29 and Oct. 27, in the second floor conference room of the new building at 125 Northport Ave.

The series will cover the following topics:

• Sept. 29 – You Can Do This: Self-Management Skills for Living Well with Heart Failure, led by Deb Czuchra, FNP;
• Oct. 6 – Eating Well with Heart Failure: Get the Low Down on Salt, led by Jen Nelson, RD;
• Oct. 13 – Pills and Me: Understanding the World of Health Failure Medications, led by Nancy Nystrom, PhD, RPh;
• Oct. 20 – Pump it Up: Exercising with Heart Failure, led by Teri Blackadar, RN; and
• Oct. 27 – Ahhhh: Managing the Stress of Heart Failure, led by Jo-Ann Whiting, RN.

For more information or to register, call 930-2650 or email bcrowley@wcgh.org.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Toni Mailloux

Telephone Number: (207)930-6763

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Email: tmailloux@wcgh.org