Event to Explore Disease Genetics

Lower-your-risk session is free to Bellin for Women members

A Bellin Health expert will delve into the relationship between genetics and cancer during an upcoming Bellin for Women event. “Cancer, Genetics and You” will take place from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 at Bellin Health Titletown Sports Medicine & Orthopedics, 1970 S. Ridge Road.

Join Stephanie Hayes, Bellin Health Genetic Nurse Practitioner, to learn about how genes work, why certain diseases run in families and what you can do to help lower your risk of cancer and other ailments. Attendees will leave informed and empowered to take control of their healthcare and appropriately manage risk.

Event registration is required, and individuals must be Bellin for Women members to attend. Registration is available online at www.bellin.org/calendar or by calling (920) 445-7373 or (888) 758-7373. Bellin for Women membership is free at www.BellinForWomen.com.

Bellin for Women is an innovative program that encourages Bellin Health patients and employees, as well as members of the broader community, to take ownership of their health and wellbeing while having fun and socializing in a comfortable, laid-back environment. Membership is free and includes benefits such as a welcome kit, monthly newsletters, free wellness screenings, discounts from local business partners and special events.