Life Care Center Of Hixson Hosts Free Session On Raw Food

Friday, January 24, 2014

Life Care Center of Hixson invites community members to a free session on raw food on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 6 p.m. Martha Branum, a certified nutrition consultant, will share the health benefits of eating raw foods. She will also answer questions on the topic.

Before the meeting, the facility will provide a free light meal of raw foods at 5:30 p.

m. for those who register in advance. To register, please contact Mae Petty, activity director, by Jan. 27, at 842-0049.

The session is the facility’s January installment of its Live Well educational series, which it offers on the fourth Tuesday of each month. For more information, call 842-0049.


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