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Bone Health Education Seminars Scheduled

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this fall. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Monday October 22, 2012                 5:45 pm – … Continue reading

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Hospital Hosts Fall Prevention Health Forum in honor of National Fall Prevention Awareness Day

Helen Hayes Hospital will host an informational forum about Fall Risk Factors and Fall Prevention on National Fall Prevention Awareness Day on Friday, September 21, 2012 from 9:15 until 11:30 a.m. The event will take place at the physical rehabilitation … Continue reading

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Osteoporosis Research Study Recruiting Participants

The Helen Hayes Hospital Clinical Research Center in West Haverstraw is is conducting a clinical research study to test an investigational medication for Osteoporosis Qualified participants will receive all study-related care, including physician visits, laboratory services and study medications. To … Continue reading

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How healthy are your bones?

The only definitive method of diagnosing osteoporosis or measuring bone mass is Bone Mineral Density Testing. While the test itself is painless and easy to undergo, having it done by a skilled technician and having it evaluated by a professional … Continue reading

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Bone Health Education Programs This Spring

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this spring. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Monday February 27, 2012 6:00 pm – … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital and Nyack Hospital Foundations Present Women’s Health Symposium

Nyack Hospital Foundation and Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation are pleased to announce their second annual collaboration, to take place on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at the Comfort Inn in Nanuet, New York. EmpowHERing Women – A Women’s Health and Wellness … Continue reading

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Bone Health Seminars Scheduled

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this fall and winter. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Monday, October 17, 2011 5:45 … Continue reading

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HHH to Host Osteoporosis Edu. Programs

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this autumn. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Tuesday, October 12, 2010, 10:30 am – … Continue reading

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HHH Foundation & Nyack Hosp. Foundation Sponsor Women’s Health Event

“EmpowHERing Women” featuring Lisa Oz “EmpowHERing Women: an Evening of Learning, Loving & Living,” will take place on Thursday September 23, 2010 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Town & Country Caterers in Congers, New York. The event, which is … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Programs

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this winter and spring. The seminars will be repeated on three dates: Wednesday February 24, 2010 9:45 … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Programs

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital will be offering comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminars this spring. The seminars will be repeated on four dates: Monday, March 6. 2006 Tuesday April 4, … Continue reading

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Hospital Seeks Volunteers for Research Study into Osteoporosis Treatment

The Helen Hayes Hospital Clinical Research Center is one of a select group of sites nationwide where women with osteoporosis have the opportunity to participate in a research study examining new treatment options for osteoporosis. The IQ Study is evaluating … Continue reading

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Parathyroid Hormone Therapy Demonstrates Benefit in Osteoporosis

An NIH sponsored study finds that women with osteoporosis showed biochemical evidence of increased bone formation when given Parathyroid Hormone treatment, even after they had been on alendronate (Fosamax) for long periods. A cyclic regimen of parathyroid hormone might be … Continue reading

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Hospital Seeks Volunteers for Research Study into Bone Loss

June 13, 2005, 2005: HOSPITAL SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR RESEARCH STUDY INTO BONE LOSS The Helen Hayes Hospital Clinical Research Center in West Haverstraw is currently recruiting women to participate in a new research study examining new treatments for bone loss … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Program

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminar. The seminar will be repeated on three dates: Tuesday, March 29, Thursday April 28 and Wednesday May … Continue reading

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Hospital to Host Osteoporosis Educational Program

The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program (NYSOPEP) headquartered at Helen Hayes Hospital is offering a comprehensive Bone Health Education Seminar. The seminar will take place on Monday, September 20, 2004 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in … Continue reading

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Helen Hayes Hospital Marks Osteoporosis Awareness & Prevention Month

One in two women and one in four men age 50 and older are at risk of breaking a bone due to osteoporosis. The New York State Osteoporosis Prevention & Education Program (NYSOPEP) at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw … Continue reading

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Hospital Awarded Grant from Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation

will fund research in osteoporosis and spinal cord injury Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw has announced that it is the recipient of a  two-year $150,000 grant from the Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation (CRPF). The grant will fund a research … Continue reading

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