Hospital's Weigh Your Options free program Feb 26

February 20, 2015

The Hospital of Central Connecticut will hold a free Weigh Your Options Information Session at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 at 11 South Road, Suite 130, Farmington.

The Weigh Your OptionsSM Weight Loss Program offers a variety of programs including a medically monitored very low-calorie diet, reduced calorie food plans, education classes, medical nutrition therapy counseling, behavioral health counseling and physical activity guidance.

The program is led by Dr. Thomas Lane, who has more than 25 years of experience with very low-calorie diet supervision and use of adjunct drug therapy for weight management. The program team includes physicians, registered dietitians, a behavioral health psychologist and exercise specialists to help with weight and health management.

Other upcoming sessions to be held at 6 p.m. at 11 South Road, Suite 130, Farmington are March 26, April 23, May 28 and June 25.

To register for the free information session, please call 1.888.456.7546. For more program information, please visit

The Hospital of Central Connecticut is a 444-bed acute care teaching hospital with two campuses, New Britain General, and Bradley Memorial in Southington. A member of Hartford HealthCare, HOCC services include emergency, inpatient, surgery, laboratory, outpatient, and radiology. Among specialty areas are cardiovascular care, metabolic health, obstetrics, oncology, orthopedics, and psychiatry/behavioral health. For more information, please visit; for a physician referral, call 1.800.321.6244.