MERRILLVILLE | Methodist Hospitals is offering a health education series for women, Healthy Night out with the Girls at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays, beginning today, at the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center on the Southlake Campus, Pavilion A, 101 E. 87th. Ave., Second Floor.
Dates and topics are as follows:
Today – Heart Month, with Comprehensive Screenings for Cardiovascular Disease. Speaker is Dr. Andre Artis, cardiologist, and Connie Adams, Cardiac Clinical nurse practitioner. Get up-to-date information on the new guidelines for the prevention of heart attack and stroke
March 13 - Menopause with speaker Dr. C. Nchekwube, family medicine. Natural remedies for hot flashes, insomnia, low libido and more will be discussed.
May 8 – Stroke Awareness Month & Bone Health Month. Stroke risk assessments and bone health screenings will be offered.
June 12 – Fast, Easier Health Meals for a Healthier You, with cooking demonstration by Leela Chigurupati, dietitian.
Additional monthly topics will be announced at a later date. To enroll, call (888) 909-3627.