January Walk to Wellness at Westfarms

Men's Health: Walk to Wellness
Print icon

Monday, Jan. 8
8:30 am to 9:30 am
Westfarms mall

Men’s Health 101

Men and those who love them started the new year right at Men’s Health 101 as part of the Walk to Wellness program at Westfarms mall.

Dr. Jared Bieniek, medical director of Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Men’s Health discussed issues related to men’s health such as urinary problems, infertility and prostate as well as the new Tallwood Men’s Health center and services offered there.

Tallwood Men’s Health offers male patients convenient access to specialists in urology, cardiology, behavioral health, bariatrics and medical weight loss. Care is coordinated by a nurse navigator.

The event was held at the Hartford HealthCare Wellness at Westfarms Rest and Relaxation Lounge.


Dr. Jared Bieniek, medical director of Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Kidney & Urology Institute Men’s Health speaks to attendees of the January Walk to Wellness event at Westfarms Jan. 8.




What's New

Prostate Cancer Treatment

December 2018 Walk to Wellness at Westfarms

Tuesday, December 4 8:30 am to 9:30 am How to keep yourself healthy in the winter months Learn more about: What you need to know to prepare for flu season Learn when to visit an urgent care vs. an emergency department Services available at GoHealth Urgent Care Centers Presented by:...

Seasonal soup.

Seasonal, Good-For-You Recipe: Ginger Lentil Butternut Squash Soup

By Jeanne Tennis Here’s a delicious and healthy butternut squash soup recipe that’s perfect for the fall-winter season: Ginger Lentil Butternut Squash Soup (Seasonal, plant-based and gluten-Free) Ingredients 1 medium onion, diced 1-2 celery stalks, diced 1-2 Tablespoons of olive oil or water to sauté 1 teaspoon of turmeric (dried...

Upcoming Classes and Events in January & February

Upcoming Events Free Blood Pressure Screenings sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services Jan. 24 at 12-1:30pm at Wethersfield Community Center, 30 Greenfield St., Wethersfield Jan. 29 at 10-11am at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington Dementia Support Group for Caregivers: First Thursday of the month at 10:30-11:30am in Litchfield For...

November 2018 Walk to Wellness at Westfarms

Tuesday, November 6 8:30 am to 9:30 am Keeping You and Your Heart Healthy Learn more about: Ways you can help control your cholesterol What you need to know about heart medications Exercises to help keep your heart healthy Presented by: Dr. Antonio Fernandez, Medical Director, Cardiac ICU & Stepdown...

Upcoming Classes and Events in October and November

For a complete list of upcoming classes and events, please visit our Hartford HealthCare Classes and Events page. Upcoming Events Conditions Affecting the Hand Oct. 17 at 6:30pm in Simsbury To register, call 1.855.HHC.HERE Lunch & Learn: Adjusting to Change as a Senior Oct. 18 at 12 noon in Southington To register, call...

Innovations in Hand Pain Treatment

Hand pain is a common condition that affects many people. Dr. Nicholas Bontempo is an orthopedic surgeon at the Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital with information on the latest advances in technology to treat the conditions that cause hand pain.  Q: What are some of the...

What Topics Would You Like to See in the Future?

We hope you’re enjoying your email newsletter. Our goal each month is to give you a rich blend of topical health information, tips and commentary from our medical professionals and updates on some of the latest Hartford HealthCare medical news and services that might interest you. Let us know if...