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Contact: Linda J. Johnson
WCA Hospital Public Relations & Marketing Department
(716) 664-8614
Linda.Johnson@wcahospital.org

WCA Introduces Bariatric Support Group


JAMESTOWN, NY (Tuesday, March 22, 2016)—The WCA Bariatric Center introduces a monthly support group at WCA Hospital that helps individuals before, during and after weight loss surgery. Terra Caruso, RN, WCA Bariatric Center coordinator, is support group moderator for the sessions.

The bariatric support group meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, at 6 p.m. in the WCA Hospital Classrooms 2/4, located in the Main Corridor of WCA Hospital at 207 Foote Avenue, Jamestown, New York.

The meetings are an open forum designed to motivate, inspire and stay motivated with the goal of lifelong weight management success. The sessions include group discussions, guest speakers, and nutrition and fitness education—essential in the weight loss journey. Guest and patient stories are shared and individuals will gain valuable insight into the process of bariatric surgery before, during, and after surgery.

For information on weight loss surgery at WCA Hospital, visit wcahospital.org or contact WCA Bariatric Center at (716) 485-7870.

 
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