UPCOMING Events

Soups on Us! Series: Hypertension

March 29, 2018
Mahaska County YMCA - Conference Room
414 N 3rd St., Oskaloosa IA 52577 [Map]

MHP is sponsoring a free, four-part learning series which offers enlightening facts and motivational tips to encourage a healthier lifestyle. Classes will take place in the conference room at the Mahaska County YMCA from noon to 1PM. Each class is FREE and open to the public, no YMCA membership required! MHP will also provide free soup to participants.

At the “Hypertension” session, Renee Edgar, RN, will be explain how high blood pressure, or hypertension, is sometimes called the “silent killer” because it does not cause symptoms unless it is severely high. Edgar will also explain how major organ damage can occur without the person’s knowledge. Participants will also learn steps they can take to lower their blood pressure.

Reservations for this event are required. Please RSVP to Lea Rice at (641)672-3303