Arthritis Management Classes Begin March 19 At SOMC

A series of arthritis management classes will begin March 19 at Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC).

The classes, sponsored by SOMC and the Arthritis Foundation, will offer information about different types of arthritis, pain management, exercise, medications and effective communication.

Classes begin at 11:30 a.m. in the Gibson Building on SOMC’s East Campus, 2201 25th St. Sessions are scheduled for March 19, 24, 26 and 31 and April 7. The course is free and limited to 20 people. Each participant will receive a copy of the arthritis self-help book. Refreshments will be served.

Anyone interested in attending the classes should contact Sharon Carver, SOMC community health specialist, at (740) 356-2692.