Solvang, Santa Ynez Valley, California— The public is invited to attend free Nutrition Classes on Wednesdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the front conference room at Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital, 2050 Viborg Road in Solvang (enter thru the Physicians Clinic entrance.)Led by the hospital’s Clinical Dietitian Stacey Bailey, MS, RD, CDE. she remarked, “Let’s learn healthy eating tips together! You’re certainly welcome to bring your own lunch to eat during class, we’re very informal. There’s no RSVP required. I hope you will attend whenever you can for your good health!”

Bailey joined Cottage Health System as clinical dietitian in August 2011. She provides both inpatient and outpatient dietary management and counseling services as well as assists in formulation of meal and menu planning specifically for Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital. One-on-one nutrition sessions with Bailey are also available with a doctor’s referral. For more information, please contact Bailey directly at 805-694-2351.

The Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital Free Nutrition Class schedule for summer 2014 is:

Wednesday, June 4, 2014: Eating Healthy on a Budget

Wednesday, June 11, 2014: Fats & Cholesterol

Wednesday, June 18, 2014: Vegetarianism

Wednesday, June 25, 2014: Protein Myths Unmasked

Wednesday, July 2, 2014: Feeding Kids & Grandkids Healthfully

Wednesday, July 9, 2014: Organic Foods: Worth the Cost?

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Herbal Remedies

Wednesday, July 23, 2014: Portion Control Revealed

Wednesday, July 30, 2014: Get the Scoop on Fiber

Wednesday, August 6, 2014: Label Reading Deciphered

Wednesday, August 13, 2014: Paleo Diet Facts

Wednesday, August 20, 2014: Healthy & Graceful Aging Tips

Wednesday, August 27, 2014: Grocery Store Tour (Fun Field Trip!)


Founded in 1964, the not-for-profit Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital (SYVCH) provides high quality outpatient surgical services, inpatient care, comprehensive imaging (including MRI, CT, digital mammography, ultrasound, X-ray), on-site laboratory, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, physicians specialty clinic and 24-hour emergency services to the community. Located at 2050 Viborg Road in Solvang, SYVCH is part of the not-for-profit Cottage Health System, which includes Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital and its associated Cottage Children’s Hospital and Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital, and Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital.


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