Great River Health Systems offers second program in Red Hot Mamas menopause series

“Making Time for Menopause: Unraveling the Mystery” will be presented by Great River Health at5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26. The second program in the 10-month Red Hot Mamas series will be in the Blackhawk Room on the lower level of Mercy Plaza, 1225 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington.

The featured speaker will be Elisabeth Long, ARNP, a nurse practitioner at Great River Women’s Health. Participants will learn about the stages and symptoms of menopause, and methods for managing symptoms. They also will have opportunities to talk to a Great River Medical Center dietitian and pharmacist, and have their blood pressure checked.

A light supper and door prizes will be available at the free program. Reservations are requested. Please call (319) 768-4070.

Red Hot Mamas is an education and support program that educates women about the physical and psychological changes that occur at menopause and helps them make informed health care decisions. It has been educating and engaging women, and health care providers, since 1991. For more information, please visit