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EAAAA helping people with chronic diseases "Be Well, Live Well"

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - For the next five weeks, the East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging will be offering a self-help course on chronic diseases that can affect your life.

The courses are called Be Well, Live Well. In the first session, facilitator Betty Baugh said some people just give in to the pain.

"this program is to try and encourage people to be self-managing and self-active," Baugh said.

The program runs for five more weeks. For more information, call the East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging at (870) 972-5980 or 1-800-467-3278 or visit their web site at e4aonline.com.

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