Educational Programming

Women of all ages are encouraged to take part in the educational programming offered at Mercy Comfort Health Center for Women. Sessions take place on the first Thursday of each month starting at 5 p.m. If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP by emailing womenscenter@mercydesmoines.org.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Topic: I Found a Lump in My Breast. Now What?

Presented by: Susan Beck, D.O., FACOS and Tiffany Torstenson, D.O., FACOS, Mercy Katzmann Breast Center

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Topic: Mental Health for Me

Presented by: Denise Edwards, MSW, LISW, Mercy Comfort Health Center for Women

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Topic: The Chiropractor as a Health Care Provider

Dr. Blake Meyer, D.C.


“The Change” Group is a unique support group specifically for women experiencing the signs, symptoms and ongoing effects of menopause. This group meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month, beginning Thursday, August 10, at 4 p.m. in Conference Room A at Mercy Comfort Health Center for Women. Denise Edwards, LISW, will provide general education on women's health issues and will lead a group discussion for all participants. Women are welcome at one or all sessions, and all meetings are confidential. The cost is $10 per session, which will be collected upon arrival. Registration is required. To register, call (515) 222-7460.

(515) 247-3121
1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50314

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