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Tuesday, January 08, 2013 3:13 PM

Lois Heikkila (left) and Sylvia Lindwall show off some of the healthy treats visitors will sample during an exercise and weight loss seminar beginning at 6 p.m. this Thursday, Jan. 10, at the NorthStar Health System cafeteria in Iron River. The program is part of NorthStar’s Total Women Event series and will focus on exercise, weight loss and nutrition.IRON RIVER—Weight loss and the benefits of exercise are the goals of a program at NorthStar Health System Jan. 10.
“This is really an educational program designed to encourage wellness,” Peg James, NorthStar’s director of communications, said.
Commit to be Fit is part of the Total Woman lecture/seminar series hosted by the hospital.
“Benefits of weight loss and exercise are just part of the program,” James said. “We’re looking at improving self-esteem, at improving women’s outlook.”
Speakers will discuss exercise and proper nutrition with a presentation from Weight Watchers.
The program is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10 at the NorthStar Health System cafeteria. The program is free, but voluntary donations are accepted.
For more information or to register, call 265-0477.