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Gastric support group to meet Thursday


STAPLES — The Gastric Bypass Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Ernie’s Food Market in Staples for a Choose Health grocery tour. The group will meet inside the entrance.

Anyone who has had gastric bypass surgery or is considering surgery is invited to attend.

For more information contact Jena Doemel at (218) 894-8509.

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