A new Red Hot Mamas series sponsored by Great River Health System 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.
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