Health Department introduces Healthy Living program

LAREDO,Texas(KGNS)- Whether it's a New Year's resolution or time for a lifestyle change, the Laredo Health Department welcomes the community to their healthy living class.

The Healthy Living program is a course that empowers referred patients or members of the community to take control of their health.

The program's curriculum is focused on diabetes, but can also help individuals with high cholesterol, hypertension, and obesity.

Laredo Health Department Chief of Education and Promotion says the program continues to change the lives of many people in the community.

The course is broken into a seven-week period.

Anyone is welcome to attend the other classes. For more information on the course, you can call 727-6969.