The Beat Goes On: Heart Disease and Menopause - Free Seminar
HOUSTON, TX (February17,
Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital Offers Free Women's Health Seminar
Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital will host a free menopause management education program, aimed at providing medical information and peer support to women dealing with the physical and psychological impact of menopause. The seminar will be held Thursday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., at the Bay Oaks Country Club, 14545 Bay Oaks Boulevard.
Dr. Rajan Kadakia, M.D., a cardiologist affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, will present, "The Beat Goes On: Understanding Heart Disease and Menopause," including information about the connection between menopause and the risk for cardiovascular disease. He will provide information on prevention and ways to lower risk factors.
Participants also will enjoy red wine and dark chocolate treats, with wine pairing available during the event.
The event is presented in conjunction with Red Hot Mamas, ® the nation's largest menopause management education program. Its mission is to broaden the base of women's knowledge about menopause and empower them to become educated healthcare consumers.
All women, their partners and family members are urged to attend this event to learn about this critical aspect of their health and become proactive in managing their own healthcare.
This event is free, but registration is required. To register, call 713.222.CARE.