Better Bowel Health: An Update

Community Health Education Program (CHEP) Tele-conference

Topic: Better Bowel Health–An Update

Guest Speaker: Myra Siminovitch, Physiotherapist

Date/Time: Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 10 am -12 pm

Location: Board Room 1123 Jeffery Hale Pavilion (1270 ch. Ste-Foy)

Almost everyone experiences it occasionally. Some have recurrent bouts. The Quebec Gastrointestinal Society estimate that between 15 to 20% of the population has persistent ongoing chronic constipation. This health promotion session takes a closer look at the journey through our digestive system from top to bottom (mouth to anus). It will focus on the nearly 26 feet long intestines (bowel), nearly six times the length of the body. Join us to explore this fascinating organ and its importance to your physical and psychological well-being.


This activity is FREE and so is parking in the Jeffery Hale Hospital parking lot. To reserve your seat please contact Jan Anderson, Community Organizer: or  418-684-5333 Ext. 1539

A CHSSN initiative funded by Health Canada through the Roadmap for Canada’s Official Languages 2018: Education, Immigration, Communities



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