Red Hot Mamas returns with Feb. 23 program on aging

A new Red Hot Mamas series sponsored by Great River Health is set to begin Thursday, Feb. 23. orthopaedic surgeon Lee Merritt, M.D., will present “Don’t Wait Until You’re Dead – The Latest Science of Healthy Aging” at 5:30 p.m. in the Blackhawk Room on the lower level of Mercy Plaza, 1225 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington.

A light supper and door prizes will be available at the free program. Register online.

Red Hot Mamas is an ongoing education and support 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