The Medical University of South Carolina Weight Management Center will hold a free 10-week weight-loss program on Saturdays for adults with no health insurance, starting this Saturday.

The program, called LEAN (Lifestyle Education Activity Nutrition) for Life, will focus on lifestyle changes, such as altering traditional recipes to make them healthier, and will be led by MUSC students and supervised by experts at the center.

The program will run 2-3:15 p.m. Saturdays at St. Andrew’s Family Fitness in West Ashley, which is on CARTA Route 32, Stop 4. Participants must be 18 and older and have no health insurance (Medicaid recipients are included).

To register, call 792-5577 or email