Health Briefs

Health Briefs

December 20th, 2012 by Staff Reports in Life Entertainment


ClearSpring Yoga will be adding classes and workshops in January with emphasis on yoga for therapeutic needs such as connective tissues of the body, undesirable repetitive behaviors, better emotional health, asana (physical postures), Yoga Nidra (yogic sleep) and chronic pain. In February-March, classes will start for those new to yoga. For information, dates and times, call 622-2862 or email


Congestive Heart Failure Education. Free every Thursday for patients with congestive heart failure. Meetings take place on the second floor of the Chattanooga Heart Institute,. Call 495-7764 for information.

Gastric study

If you are more than 75 pounds overweight and want to participate in a research study with the new sleeve stomach plication, call 899-1000 or visit for information.

Items for this column are due the Friday before Thursday's publication date. Write to Linda Weaver, P.O. Box 1447, Chattanooga, TN 37401-1447; fax 668-5071; email