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Pulmonary Patients – Eat and Move Right – Learn How Tomorrow, Better Breathers

Better Breathers and Harrison Medical Center have teamed up for a packed educational program with two featured speakers.  Tomorrow!

Dietician Leah Werner, Harrison Medical Center, ‘Eating to Breathe Easier.’

Kinestiologist Aaron Norton, a specialist in ‘Energy and Movement’.

(Kinesiology is the study of human and animal movement, performance, and function by applying the sciences of biomechanics, anatomy, physiology, psychology, and neuroscience. Applications of kinesiology in human health include the rehabilitation professions, such as physical and occupational therapy, as well as applications in the sport and exercise industries. Kinesiology is a field of scientific study, and does not prepare individuals for clinical practice. A baccalaureate degree in kinesiology can provide strong preparation for graduate study in biomedical research, as well as in professional programs, such as allied health and medicine.)

The world’s first kinesiology department was launched in 1967 at the University of Waterloo, Canada – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kinesiology

Wednesday, 15 June 2011

1:00pm – 3:00pm

Rose Room – Harrison Silverdale

1800 NW Myhre Road – Silverdale, WA 98383

Better Breathers Support Group

“Our Better Breathers support group encompasses community members and their caregivers who live with chronic respiratory disease and lung disease. Better Breathers is designed to provide support, education, networking, and tools to improve the daily lives of those living with these health conditions.

We welcome any community member with asthma, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, sarcoidosis, asbestosis, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary fibrosis and the many more lung diseases affecting our population, pediatric or adult.

Please email or call if you will need assistance with parking at the meeting.”


Pamela O’Flynn – 360-744-6687



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