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Strength After Breast Cancer

August 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Strength After Breast Cancer
Based on “Strength ABC” program, this program is designed to teach breast cancer survivors that slow progressive weightlifting performed twice weekly can reduce the onset or worsening of breast cancer-related lymphedema. The 6-week class includes supervision and instruction with a certified lymphedema therapist, a group education session, and four group exercises sessions. Who is eligible? Any breast cancer survivor with or without lymphedema, except those with malignant cancer or have other medical co-morbidities that prevent them from participating in a resistance program. Please acquire a letter from your physician to participate.

Dates: Saturdays, July 15 – August 19   10:30-11:30am
Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Call 978-665-5800 to register.
Class is held in the Simonds-Hurd Complementary Care Center classroom.

There is no charge to participate thanks to funding by Bodylines Pilates Studio and their Pilates for Pink event.

Instructor: Jennifer Williams, PT, DPT, CLT

Details

Date:
August 5
Time:
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Lynn Gerrits

Venue

Simons-Hurd Complementary Care Center
275 Nichols Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420 United States
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Phone:
978-665-5800
Website:
http://www.simondshurd.com

CLASS INFORMATION ◄

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*Pre-registration AND payment are required at least one week in advance of all class series. Please call 978-665-5800 to register. If minimum class size is not met, class may not be held. Please call before first class to confirm. If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment, payment will be refunded or can be applied to a different class upon request. Refunds will NOT be refunded or carried over for student absences.

CLASS & SERVICE REGISTRATION AND CANCELLATION POLICIES

Classes: Pre-registration AND payment are required at least one week in advance of all class series by calling 978-665-5800. If minimum class size is not met, class may be cancelled. If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment, payment will be refunded or can be applied to a different class upon request, or an additional class may be added. Refunds will NOT be refunded or carried over for student absences. No exceptions.

Therapeutic Services: Please call the appropriate therapist directly to schedule your appointment and/or to cancel an already scheduled appointment. Do not call the center to cancel an appointment, as the therapist may not receive the message. Payment is due the day of treatment as are any coupons or gift certificates. All forms of payment are accepted. Please be advised that a 24-hour notice is required if you need to cancel your appointment. Missed appointments will be billed.

*these events take place at the Simonds-Hurd Complementary Care Center or on the Burbank Campus.  Please see event details for more information.

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