Next “Healthy U” Aug. 16th: Osteoarthritis


August 12th, 2018 by Ric Hanson

Atlantic, IA – Dr. Edna Becht is presenting on osteoarthritis at the next session of Healthy U on Thursday, August 16th in Conference Room 2 at Cass County Health System. According to Dr. Becht, “50% of adults over 65 years of age have arthritis in at least one joint. While there is no cure, there are a number of management options to consider.”

Dr. Becht

During the presentation, Dr. Becht will cover the basics of osteoarthritis, treatments, medications, and therapy. Dr. Edna Becht is a family medicine physician at Atlantic Medical Center. She provides comprehensive family medicine services, including obstetric care. Healthy U will be offered at both 7:30 am and noon on Thursday, August 16th.

Healthy U is a free educational series at Cass County Health System held monthly in Conference Room 2. The public is invited and welcome to attend, but reservations are required as a meal is provided for all attendees. Call 712-243-7479 to reserve your seat.