Hot flashes topic of July 27 program

Anne Grieves, D.O., Great River Women’s Health, will discuss hot flashes at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 27. The sixth 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.

About 75 percent of women have hot flashes, mostly as they begin their menopause journeys. They often continue for several years. Learn about treatment for hot flashes and ways to cool off when the heat rises.

A light supper and door prizes will be available at the free program. Register online at HERE or call (319) 768-3491.

Red Hot Mamas is an ongoing program that educates women about physical and psychological changes as they age, 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