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Families Invited to join Eat Smart

Monday, February 28, 2011 - New Milford, CT

New Milford Hospital is again inviting families to participate in Eat Smart, Play Hard, Have Fun. This is an eight-part series designed for families to learn how to plan healthy meals, maintain a healthy weight and stay active as a family. Program includes education fun and support for children and their parents.

The cost for this series is $50 per family. These classes are scheduled for Tuesday evenings, March 22 – May 17 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm, and each class is held at a different location to promote a variety of activities.

Pre-registration is requested by calling toll free 1-800-350-1595 or on the hospital website,

About New Milford Hospital

New Milford Hospital, established in 1921, is an 85-bed hospital well known for its Planetree approach to patient care and strong community commitment. It provides centers of excellence in acute care, orthopedics, cancer, family birthing, and other services.

About Danbury Hospital

Danbury Hospital is a 371-bed regional medical center and university teaching hospital associated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, the Yale University School of Medicine, the Connecticut School of Medicine and Columbia University Medical Center. The hospital provides centers of excellence in cardiovascular services, cancer, weight loss surgery, orthopedics, digestive disorders, radiology and diagnostic imaging. It also offers specialized programs for sleep disorders and asthma management. Medical staff members are board-certified in their specialties, and most serve on the faculty of the nation’s finest medical centers offering a higher level of experience.