New classes announced in Erlanger

February 20, 2014 by  

A new schedule of classes and events has been announced in Erlanger for this month. Some of them include diabetes education, support groups and health screenings.

A new childbirth education class will be offered as an online session. The interactive program will include about 70 videos, downloadable PDF files, animated illustrations, and information. The information will be specific to birthing services offered at Erlanger Baroness and Erlanger East. Class participants will have full access to the online information for six months. Class cost is $25.00 and will be held February 24-27. For more information contact 778-LINK.

A Bariatric Support Group will take place on February 24 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Erlanger Chattanooga Lifestyle Center. The gatherings are meant for individuals who will have or have had the Bariatric surgery.

Another class scheduled on February 24 is the Diabetes Education Class from 1:30-4:30 p.m. which will explore various methods to manage diabetes.

On February 25, a bone density screening class will be available from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at Erlanger North, Morrison Springs Road. The screening applies to pixi-screening of the ankle for osteoporosis. The examination will determine bone loss and whether treatment is needed.

Flyer printing is a useful method of creating communication for classes. The flyers can be distributed from the entities and from other strategic points. They can also be direct mailed.