Help Yourself to Health: Chronic Disease Self-Management

Do you have diabetes, arthritis, asthma, high blood pressure, heart disease, COPD, HIV, or another chronic illness?

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Help Yourself to Health: Chronic Disease Self-Management

March 7 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Presented by the LGBT Elder Initiative and Jefferson Hospital Jefferson Hospital & The LGBT Elder Initiative present “Help Yourself to Health: Chronic Disease Self-Management” Do you have diabetes, arthritis, asthma, high blood pressure, heart disease, COPD, HIV, or another chronic illness? Help Yourself to Health gives you techniques to better manage associated symptoms like pain, fatigue, frustration and stress. Help Yourself to Health is a 6-session course. Participants are expected to attend all six sessions: March 7th March 14th March…

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