CONTACT: ANGIE TRACHTA
8798 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: March 3, 1999
Marengo residents offered osteoporosis prevention information
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Marengo Medical Center will hold a free education
seminar on osteoporosis prevention from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March
18 at the Marengo American Legion, 1240 Lafayette Ave. Area residents are
invited to attend the informational program entitled, "Preventing
Osteoporosis: Building Stronger Bones."
Michele Burnes, a certified physician assistant at Marengo Medical Center,
will discuss the effects of medication, exercise and nutrition on osteoporosis.
The Marengo Medical Center, located at 255 W. Lucas St. in Marengo,
is an affiliate of University of Iowa Family Care. For more information,
or to register for the free seminar, contact the center at (319) 642-5213.