Colorectal cancer topic of April 27 program for women

Mustapha Khalife, M.D., will discuss colorectal cancer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 27. The Red Hot Mamas program will be in the Blackhawk Room on the lower level of Great River Wellness Plaza, 1401 W. Agency Road, West Burlington.

Dr. Khalife is a medical oncologist and hematologist at Great River Cancer Center.

Colorectal cancer is the third most-common cancer in the U.S. Screening is the key to detection. When found early, colorectal cancer is highly curable.

A light supper and door prizes will be available at this free program. Call (319) 768-3491 to register.

Red Hot Mamas is a program that educates women about physical and psychological changes as they age, and helps them make informed health care decisions. For more information, please visit