Malama Pu‘uwai wellness program offered at MMMC

The next session of Maui Memorial Medical Center’s comprehensive community cardiovascular wellness program Malama Pu’uwai (Take Care of Your Heart) will begin Tuesday at the hospital.

Meetings will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 19. The six-week program is free and open to the public. Preregistration is required and space is limited.

Malama Pu’uwai focuses on education, healthy food choices, exercise, screening and referrals. The program is aimed at promoting wellness through early detection and modification of cardiovascular disease risk factors.

After the six-week program, follow-ups will be done.

For more information or to register, contact Kim Finney at or call 243-3047.