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8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-7059
e-mail: angela-trachta@uiowa.edu

Release: Aug. 8, 2001

UI has comprehensive weight management program

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Counseling and Health Promotion Services in the UI Family Care Center at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will offer a fall session of the Balanced Choices Adult Weight Management Program.

This program is 12 weeks long and is based on a lifestyle approach to weight management, focusing on nutrition, physical activity and a supportive environment.

The program is scheduled for Sept. 6 through Nov. 29, with classes meeting from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. The cost of the program is $385. For more information or to register, contact Counseling and Health Promotion Services at (319) 384-7900.

University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between the UI College of Medicine and the UI Hospitals and Clinics and the patient care, medical education and research programs and services they provide.