“TRANSITIONS: THROUGH MENOPAUSE & BEYOND” TOPIC OF FREE WOMEN’S LECTURE AT WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Menopause – this normal, natural phase of life can be quite challenging. But, women can also embrace this time in their lives, manage the changes in their bodies, and move forward healthfully.
For a fresh perspective, women are invited to attend Winthrop-University Hospital’s Inspiring Women: The Women’s Wellness Initiative free program, “Transitions: Through Menopause & Beyond,” on Thursday, March 22, 2012, at 7:00 PM. The program will be held at Winthrop’s Community Outreach Center, 101 Mineola Boulevard, at the corner of Second Street in Mineola.
Elena Kastner, MD, Attending Physician in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Winthrop, will discuss common issues related to menopause, including but not limited to, sexual health, musculoskeletal health, and sleep problems, as well as explain the latest information about hormone therapy. The program will include a question and answer period, as well as information about relaxation techniques.
Parking and the entrance are available in the rear of the building. Admission is free, but seating is limited and reservations are required. To reserve a seat, please call (516) 663-9761.
Inspiring Women: The Women’s Wellness Initiative at Winthrop-University Hospital is a free community education series dedicated to the health and well-being of women. For information about Inspiring Women events or other programs at the Hospital, please call 1-866-WINTHROP or visit www.winthrop.org/communityprograms. # # #