News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 12, 2012

Two CHIP information sessions remain


Special to the Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — The nonprofit Maple Center for Integrative Health reminds the public of two remaining informational sessions on its CHIP, or Complete Health Improvement Program.

They are:

• 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Terre Haute Regional Hospital, Classrooms 1 & 2, 3901 S. Seventh St.

• 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at United Methodist Temple, Sunshine Room, 5301 S. U.S. 41 (next to Walmart).

The sessions will explain how, through participating in the CHIP weekly seminars, you can: eat more and lose weight; drop blood cholesterol 15 to 20 percent; reduce coronary risk factors with just your fork and knife; control Type II diabetes through lifestyle; reverse hypertension and heart disease; work with your physician to reduce reliance on prescription medications; and develop long-term health strategies. Registration for the information session is not required.

The fall CHIP weekly seminars will be on Mondays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. starting Sept. 24 for eight weeks at Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley.

For more information call (812) 234-8733. Additional information is available at www.themaplecenter.org. The CHIP corporate website at www.chiphealth.com is also an excellent resource for further and more extensive information.