Step Up and Scale Down – Groesbeck location!

Due to the popularity of Step Up and Scale Down, we have added a second class series.  This time we will be meeting in Groesbeck at the Limestone Medical Center, in the boardroom.

Classes meet on Thursdays, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm, beginning on February 13th.  Class will continue for 12 weeks.

The program consists of weekly lessons to help participants move toward a healthier weight and includes a weekly weight check-in.  “Step Up & Scale Down is a researched-based program that has proven success in weight management and building healthy lifestyle habits,” Vanessa Casad said.

Free classes for High-Risk individuals.  High-risk is defined as Healthy, age 65 or older; or living with:  Chronic Asthma, Sickle Cell. Cirrhosis, Chronic Bronchitis, Obstructive Lung Disease, Heart Disease, Diabetes, Smoking, Cancer, Alcoholism, Anxiety, Depression, Mental Illness, Organ Transplant, Long-term Steroid Use, Leukemia, Hodgkin’s Disease, Substance Abuse, or Living in Long-Term Care Facility.

Pre-registration is available until February 11th by contacting Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service-Limestone County office at 254-729-5314.

Educational programs of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status.

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