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Greenwich Hospital 5 Perryridge Road, Greenwich, CT 06830
Phone: 203-863-3000
 
Health e-Outlook

UPCOMING EVENTS

Feb 3 Recent Developments in Prostate Cancer Stephen Corman, MS, from George Washington University Cancer Survivorship Advisory Board, shares information on new biomarkers and pharmaceutical therapies, "active surveillance" and clinical trials. Learn more. FREE.

Feb 4 Coping With Chronic Pain Psychologist Jill Silverman, PhD, discusses psychological strategies for a greater sense of well-being. Learn more. FREE.

Feb 5 Shaking the Salt Habit Christine Zuccarelli, RD, visits the Heart Failure Education and Support Group to offer tips on lowering salt intake by buying, preparing and eating heart-healthier foods. Learn more. FREE.

Feb 7 Saving a Life: What To Do In An Emergency Recognize the signs and hear about actions to take for heart attack, stroke and choking. Learn more. FREE.

Feb 10 Diabetes Support Group: Heart-Healthy Eating for Diabetes with Nancy Ryan, RD. Learn more. FREE.

Feb 11 Congestive Heart Failure Cardiologist John Setaro, MD, and dietitian Christine Zuccarelli, RD, discuss treatments to relieve symptoms and ways to make your diet more heart-healthy. Learn more. FREE.

Feb 25 Meet the Greenwich Hospital Bariatric Surgery Team If excess weight is affecting your health, come hear whether weight loss surgery is an option. Bring your questions to ask the surgeon. Learn more. FREE.

Listen to WGCH Radio 1490 AM
Thursdays 9 - 9:30 am for
Spotlight on Medicine

Coming up:
Feb 6 Congestive Heart Failure with Interventional Cardiologist Christopher Howes, MD
Feb 27 Healthy, Active and Independent: The New Face of Grandparents with Roni Lang, LCSW

 

FEBRUARY 2014

February is Heart Month. Whether you're interested in emotional health or cardiac fitness, we hope you'll love our heart-healthy programs this month.

Heart Health Fair
Wednesday, February 26
8 - 11:30 am

Noble Conference Center

Here's your chance to ask questions of Greenwich Hospital cardiologists, pharmacists, dietitians, holistic practitioners and other healthcare experts. Blood pressure screenings and handouts available. Walk-ins welcome. Learn more. FREE.

Cholesterol Screenings
Wednesday, Feb. 26
7:30 - 10:30 am

As part of the Heart Health Fair, a limited number of fasting cholesterol screenings will be available. Registration is required.
You must fast from midnight the night before. To make an appointment, call 203-863-4277 or 888-305-9253. FREE.

Do you know your blood pressure? Stop by for one of our many free blood pressure screenings throughout the community.

Want to stop smoking? Call 203-863-4444 for a personal Smoke Stoppers consultation.

Eating for Life: Breaking Free from Emotional Eating
Wednesday, February 26
6 - 7:30 pm

Greenwich Library
Speaker: Psychologist Jennifer Denkin, PhD

The cycle of emotional eating begins with a trigger that is "comforted" with food. The result is weight gain and an unhealthy relationship with food that can last a lifetime. Learn how to break the cycle by identifying triggers, managing stress and changing thought patterns. To register, call 203-863-2939. Learn more. FREE.

great chefs

Friday, March 7
Great Chefs

Great Food, Great Times
Westchester Country Club
This annual event benefits Community Health at Greenwich Hospital and features more than 50 chefs from the area's leading

restaurants and catering companies.
Learn more or purchase tickets.

Greenwich Fertility Center, affiliated with New York University Fertility Center and Greenwich Hospital, helps parents-to-be conceive their dreams. Sometimes getting pregnant requires help from advanced technology and an emotionally supportive team. Learn more at www.greenwichIVF.com. Locations in Greenwich and Tuckahoe.

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