Weight management program offered

  • Friday, August 1, 2014

Georgetown Hospital System is holding four free information sessions in August on its new comprehensive medical weight management program that addresses the medical complications of overweight and obesity.

Called NuMed, the program encourages opportunities for weight loss and promotes a healthy lifestyle. NuMed will be supervised by a physician and offer behavior modification, meal replacements, medication and bariatric surgery to fit the needs of each client.

Sessions are planned for:

Aug. 4, 7 p.m. Waccamaw Medical Park West, Suite 302

Aug. 11, noon. Waccamaw Medical Park West, Suite 302

Aug. 18, 7 p.m. Waccamaw Medical Park West, Suite 302

Aug. 25, 7 p.m. Waccamaw Medical Park West, Suite 302

Sessions will be led by a GHS dietitian and include opportunities for participants to ask questions. Waccamaw Medical Park-West is located at 4040 Highway 17 Bypass, behind Waccamaw Community Hospital, in Murrells Inlet.

For more information, call 652-1931.

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