New support group forms for those with heart or pulmonary disease and their caregivers

info@islandpacket.comMarch 11, 2013 

People with heart or pulmonary disease and their caregivers are invited to a new support group in the Okatie area. The first meeting is from 10:30 a.m. to noon March 14 at the Bluffton-Okatie Outpatient Center, 40 Okatie Circle South, Bluffton. The goal is to help patients and caregivers better understand the diagnosis, educate them on how to slow disease progression and how to cope with lifestyle changes. The group will meet the second Tuesday of each month.

Details: 843-522-0476, gestes@uhs-pruitt

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