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More February Health Events in Astoria

February 23, 2012

Thursday

The Heart of the Matter

7 PM

George T. Douris Tower, Second floor

27-40 Hoyt Avenue South

Astoria, Queens, New York

11102

Speaker:  Dr. William Schwartz

February is National Heart Month.  Despite ongoing advances in cardiac care, cardiovascular diseases (including stroke) remain the #1 killer in the United States.  Come learn about the components of a heart-healthy lifestyle, sinple things you can put into practice everyday to improve your cardiovascular health.  Light dinner will be served.  Registration is required. You may register at 718-267-4333.

About the speaker:  Dr. Schwartz is a board certified cardiologist at Mount Sinai Queens and associate clinical professor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.  He has been featured in New York Magazine’s as “Best doctors”. 

www.mshq.org/FAD

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 February 29, 2012

Wednesday

Breast Health Screening and Education

Carol Clare, NP

By appointment only

Call 718-808-7579

No walk-ins accepted

4-8 PM

Comprehensive clinical breast exams and mammograms will be offered to women ages 40 and older.

No charge to eligible patients.

Presented with support from the Greater NYC affliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure

About the speaker:  Carol Claire is the communityhealth nurse practitioner at Mount Sinai Queens, providing screening and education through the breast health program.

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