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Diet & fitness tips is topic of Dec. 7 Walk with a Doc in Bristol

New Britain [November 27 2013] - The Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Saturday, Dec. 7 Walk with a Doc will be held at 9 a.m. at Rockwell Park, Bristol. It will include a 30-minute walk and discussion of diet and fitness tips for 2014 from Ellie Roesch, M.D., an internist.

Sign-in is at 8:30 a.m. New participants will receive a hat and pedometer; each walker will receive a water bottle.

HOCC’s Walk with a Doc program is part of Just Walk!, a Walk with a Doc program that hosts free community walks at area parks that are led by doctors and stress the benefits of exercise while providing health tips. Sponsor is HPC Foodservice.

Walk with a Doc was started in 2005 by a cardiologist in Ohio. There are nearly 100 active Walk with a Doc sites in the United States as well as in other countries.

For more information, please visit www.hartfordhealthcare.org/walkwithadoc or call 1-877-914-WALK.

Contact: Kimberly Gensicki, 860-224-5900 X6507














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