NYP Presents: Aging and Colon Health - What You Need to Know

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Adults, Adults 55+
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Program Description

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Join us for a free virtual program to address what happens to our colon as we age. Dr . Joseph Riad, a colon and rectal surgeon from NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center, will help you better understand your colon health and talk about the following:


  • Why Your Digestive System is Slower
  • Watching out for Dehydration
  • Colorectal Disease Symptoms to Look For
  • How to Have a Healthy Gut

This program is being offered in collaboration with NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester, the Yonkers Neighborhood Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NNORC) and the Yonkers Public Library System. To join click here