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New weight-loss challenge begins

business Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
New weight-loss challenge begins
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

The Northwoods Area Weight Loss Challenge began Wednesday at the Walter and Rachel Scott Center (ReStore building), 1357 Industrial Park Drive S.E.

The 12-week nonprofit course will be held Wednesdays from 5-6:30 p.m.. It may run longer after the first two weeks depending on registration. Nutrition and exercise tips will be provided.

Of the $35 registration fee, $25 will go to prizes to winners and $10 will go to the North Country Regional Hospital Patient Education Department for childhood obesity education programs.

P.J. Casinelli, a personal wellness coach, will led the program, "Decisions to a Better Lifestyle." Participants may use any weight-loss program they like, from Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers to a customized plan.

Herbal weight-loss products and nutrition products will be available for purchase.

For details, call 888-212-9322.

Pioneer staff reports