In conjunction with American Heart Month, Mercy Hospital Fort Scott offers a free lunch and learn session titled "What's Your Heart Telling You?" Mercy Heartcare cardiologist Dr. Jose DeHoyos is the featured speaker on Valentine's Day, Thursday, Feb. 14, from noon to 12:30 in the McAuley Conference Center at Mercy Hospital Fort Scott to learn the symptoms of heart disease and treatment options.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website, heart disease continues to be the number one killer among Americans with nearly 600,000 dying annually from affects of this condition. Dr. DeHoyos will offer an educational program then address questions from the audience.
The class is open to the public. No registration is required. Attendees are asked to bring their own lunch. For more information, contact Mercy Medical Plaza at (620) 223-8400.