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Ready to Take a Step to Better Health?

Are you ready to take a Step to Better Health?  Register today for a class starting soon near you!  Chronic disease and diabetes self-management programs can help you to take control of your life and improve your overall quality of life.  Physical activity programs can help you relieve pain from arthritis and many other chronic …

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Local Spotlight: Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

A 77-year old Marshfield resident, Virgil Gleason, has been helping his fellow community members take Steps to Better Health.  Gleason, an Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program leader, has arthritis.  He recognized the benefits of physical activity and became a program leader for the Marshfield and Seymour communities in Southwest Missouri.  Gleason was recently featured in a …

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What’s your Story?

Do you have osteoporosis?  What has been your experience with osteoporosis?  A public relations organization, Alterline, is inviting persons with osteoporosis to share their story and help others gain insight into what it's like to walk in their shoes.  For more information, see their flyer here.  If you or someone you know is interested in …

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New Year, New You – Steps to Better Health!

Just two weeks into 2015, there is still plenty of time to take Steps to Better Health!  Have you considered taking one of our self-management or physical activity classes?  We offer classes in communities around Missouri for persons with chronic health problems and/or for caregivers.  This week, resolve to check out a class near you …

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Resolve to take Steps to Better Health in 2015

As another year comes to a close, many of us are still trying to think about the perfect resolution to make for the New Year.  Others have resolved to not make a resolution they likely won't keep.  If you haven't made a resolution yet, try this out: I resolve to take Steps to Better Health …

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Prevent Falls Year-Round

Just because the fall season is coming to an end (winter solstice occurs on Sunday, December 21), that doesn't mean we can't still talk about Falls Awareness!  Falls Prevention Day occurred at the start of the season, September 23.  This national event provided many resources in communities across the United States, including here in Missouri …

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