La Grange – Starting Jan. 14, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital
will begin a new round of smoking cessation classes, designed to help anyone trying to kick the habit.
The classes, which cost $99, were developed by the American Lung Association. Each session is run as a group meeting, with participants talking about why they wish to quit. Nicotine withdrawal, available medications, stress relief and diet are also addressed through the program.
The first seven-week series
of eight classes begins at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 14 at Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, 5101 S. Willow Springs Road in La Grange.
The second session
of classes starts April 8, the third session
starts Sept. 9. To enroll, call the Health Information Line at (630) 856-7525, or Adventist La Grange Cardiac Rehab at (708) 245-3636.
During each round of classes, eight meetings are held over seven weeks. Enrollment is limited to 10 people per session. If there’s available space, people can sign up all the way up to the start of the first class.
After that, those interested must wait until the next series of sessions begins.
Adventist Midwest Health includes Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. To find a physician, visit www.keepingyouwell.com.
Physicians on the medical staff of Adventist Midwest Health Hospitals are independent contractors, and are not agents of the hospitals. Media contact: Chris LaFortune, public relations specialist, Adventist Midwest Health, firstname.lastname@example.org; 630-856-2354.