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Exercise focus of health talk

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A nationally renowned speaker is visiting Albany to answer a critical call to action to focus on encouraging primary care physicians and other health care providers to include exercise when designing treatment plans for patients. The initiative, “Exercise is Medicine,” is committed to the believe that exercise and physical activity are integral in preventing and treating disease.

Dr. Adrian Hutber of the American College of Sports Medicine will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the Darton College Theatre about this life-saving initiative. The Dougherty County Medical Society event is free and open to the public.

For information, contact Paula Bacon at paula@dc-ms.org or 344-8989.

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