Edgerton Hospital is committed to providing exceptional health care for our communities. Whether you are looking for an exercise class or a lesson on healthy eating, we have something for everyone. We offer quality programs to enrich your mind, body and soul.
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Jennifer Ludwig, Registered Dietitian
Can a bowl of oatmeal help lower your cholesterol? How about a handful of walnuts or even a baked potato topped with some heart-healthy margarine? a few simple tweaks to your diet-like these, along with exercise and other heart-healthy habits-may be helpful in lowing your cholesterol.
Edgerton Hospital Classroom B: Free!
Feb 18 (Wed); 12:00-12:30 p.m.
Create a healthy heart by attending our free educational programs presented by top-notch health care professionals. These classes are specifically designed for anyone who may be at high-risk for heart disease or has previously suffered a heart attack. In 45 minutes, you’ll learn the steps necessary to ensure a healthy heart! Feel free to register for as many programs as you’d like.
- The Basics of Cholesterol
- Reading Food Labels
- Blood Pressure
- Strength Training and Relaxation Techniques
Programs are typically offered on Mondays, 9:00 – 9:45 a.m., at Edgerton Hospital Cardiac Rehab Room
For a current listing of class dates and times call Sue Kindschi at (608) 884-1397.
Ruth Armstrong, Registered Yoga Teacher
Vinyasa Yoga is a dynamic and flowing practice, linking the rhythm of the breath with movement. The class will focus on breath, balancing the body and creating a deep internal heat that will energize, detoxify and uplift you. All levels welcome!
Edgerton Hospital Classroom D: $45
Dec 3-Feb 18 (Wed); 6:15-7:15 p.m.
Kathleen Butler and Keynote Speaker
This support group is for women living with heart disease. The monthly meetings will not only provide a great opportunity, but will be fun and educational with a variety of keynote speakers and topics. Cardiac Rehab Room: Free!
To register, call Kathleen Butler at 608.290.6164 or Sue Kindschi at 608-884-1397.
Meets the fourth Thursday of every month from 12:30-2:00 p.m.