October 29, 2008

EL Camino Hospital Women’s Health Fair: Facts, “Figures” and Healthy Ideas for Women

EL Camino Hospital:

 To:           Health, Medical and Lifestyle/Feature Reporters  What:         Invitation to El Camino Hospital Women's Health Fair  Where:        Cypress Hotel 10050 S. De Anza Blvd. Cupertino, CA, 95014  When:         Saturday, November 1, 2008, 8 AM to 3 PM  Description:  At the beginning of the 20th Century, women could expect to live only 50 years. The Baby Boomers' mothers were the first generation of women in history to survive in large numbers past their childbearing years. Yet today, most women can expect to live into their 80s. Nonprofit El Camino Hospital will offer information and ideas about how women can maximize their health and happiness throughout those years.  During this full-day program, El Camino Hospital CEO Ken Graham will make a major announcement about the launch of the first women's hospital in Northern California. 

Additional topics/possible stories include the latest medical thinking on:

-- How TM, yoga and other activities can enhance health

-- Women's heart health nutrition

-- Intimacy and sex for older women

-- Osteoporosis, genetics and breast cancer

-- Hip and knee replacements

For more information and to RSVP, call Hatti Hamlin, 925.872.4328 or Judy Twitchell, 650.280.6001. (Media must show I.D. to receive complimentary entry.) Event information can be found at: http://elcaminohospital.org/body.cfm?id=6&action=detail&ref=665.