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Living Well With Chronic Conditions, Layton
Davis Hospital-Diabetes Care Center

The Utah-Southern Idaho Chapter has identified programs offered by other organizations that may be beneficial to those affected by MS. These programs may be of interest to those living with MS, as well as their family and friends. Please review the disclaimer before signing up or taking advantage of any of these non-National MS Society programs.

Living Well with Chronic Conditions is a self-management program. Classes are given 2 1/2 hours, once a week, for 6 weeks, in community settings. People with different chronic health problems all attend together. Classes are conducted by two trained leaders; one or both with a chronic disease themselves. Anyone with an ongoing condition such as asthma, arthritis, chronic joint pain, fibromyalgia, cancer, diabetes, kidney disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart failure, COPD or emphysema, depression, chronic pain or others.

Subjects covered include:
Techniques for frustration, fatigue, pain & isolation
Appropriate exercise to maintain & improve strength
Appropriate use of medications & proper nutrition
Communicating effectively with family, friends & health professionals
How to evaluate new treatments

Contact Jessica at Davis County Health at (801) 525-5087 for additional information.

DISCLAIMER: The National Multiple Sclerosis Society does not endorse products, services, or manufacturers. Programs appear here solely because they are considered valuable information and you may find them beneficial. The Society assumes no liability for these programs or the use or contents of any product or service mentioned. Additionally, it is important to note that any person registering for the programs listed will be sharing their personal information with an organization outside of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Repeat every week until 11/16/2012
2132 North 1700 West #B150
Layton, UT 84041
United States