First in new monthly Healthy U series for women and men
Great River Health System’s new educational series for women and
men begins at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, with a presentation by Michael
AbouAssaly, MD, medical director of the health system’s Healthy
Living Clinic. “Dr. Mike” will discuss metabolic syndrome,
a group of common conditions that can increase the risk of heart disease,
stroke and diabetes.
Light snacks will be available. The registration deadline is Monday, Jan. 22.
Monthly Healthy U topics
- February – Heart health
- March – Medications
- April – Stress management and relief
- May – Better sleep
- June – Headaches
- July – Irritable bowel syndrome and other digestive conditions
- August – Thyroid awareness
- September – Diabetes
- October – Mental health and depression
Program registration will open the first day of each month.