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Baystate Health Every Woman

Join Our Free Health and Wellness Program

Baystate Health Every Woman is our free program dedicated to women’s health and wellness. As a member, you’ll learn about women’s health issues and gain the information you need to make the best decisions regarding your health.

Every Woman Benefits

When you join Every Woman, you’ll receive a membership packet that contains your membership key tag and detailed information about the program, including your member benefits. Those benefits include:

  • Educational seminars on women's health topics
  • Discounted or free admission to health screenings and select events sponsored by Every Woman and Baystate Health
  • The Baystate Health Every Woman Newsletter, which we mail each quarter to all members to highlight seminars, special events, and news programs that are relevant to the community
  • The eWoman newsletter, an email newsletter with timely updates, links, and announcements
  • 20% discount certificate to the Marketplace at Baystate Medical Center
  • Tuition discount for Mini Medical School, an eight-week course featuring faculty members from Baystate Medical Center (please note: Mini Medical School is on hold during the COVID-19 pandemic)

Questions or Additional Information

If you have any questions about Every Woman, we're here to help. Call us at 413-794-5200, or email us

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Weathering Diabetes: 6 Tips for Winter & Holiday Challenges, Nov. 9, 2021

When most of the year, your insulin levels are stable, cold weather as well as the holidays can create the need to be especially alert. Join Dr. Chelsea Gordner, endocrinologist, director, Baystate Inpatient Diabetes Service, and Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine and Pediatrics Division of Adult and Pediatric Endocrinology, UMass Chan Medical School- Baystate, for a discussion about winter weather and holidays and how they can affect the body and diabetes, with tips on the best ways to celebrate and be healthy.

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Breast Health Virtual Series – View All Four Recorded Events, October 2021

Watch one or all four of the recorded virtual breast health events:

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Sleep Apnea Treatments: Freedom From Gear, Sept. 14, 2021

Imagine you are dreaming and the muscles in your throat relax enough that tissues block the airway. This is a common form of sleep apnea called obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). One in 15 people in the U.S. have OSA, and 80% of them are undiagnosed. If you have tried the CPAP machine without success, there is a treatment available called Inspire. Join Dr. Jonathan Lee, plastic surgeon, Baystate Plastic Surgery, and Dr. Daniel Plosky, otolaryngologist, Ear, Nose, & Throat Surgeons of Western New England, for a discussion about the technology that you may not have heard of that has decreased snoring and reduced sleep apnea events. Topics will include an overview of OSA, how it is diagnosed, and the various surgical treatments options, including Inspire.

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When Laughing Is No Longer Funny: Incontinence Situations, Sept. 2, 2021

If you have a loss of bladder control, you’re not alone. It is a common, often embarrassing, situation. The severity ranges from occasionally leaking urine when you laugh, cough, or sneeze to having an urge to urinate that’s so sudden and strong you don’t get to a toilet in time. The good news is that, for most women, these problems can either be cured or at least better managed. Join Dr. Katelyn Kopcsay, urogynecologist, Baystate Urogynecology, for a discussion about the forms of female incontinence, symptoms, causes, tests, diagnosis, and the many treatments available.

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Beyond Sugar: Diabetes Solutions, Aug. 24, 2021

About 1 in 3 Americans has prediabetes, and 1 in 10 has diabetes. There is a lot to know about diabetes, such as blood sugar levels and hormones, the role of the pancreas, when things go awry, and what to do when diagnosed. Join Dr. Chelsea Gordner, DO, endocrinologist, Baystate Endocrinology, for a discussion about diabetes Type 1, Type 2, insulin resistance, and the many treatments to keep sugars in check.

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Menopause and The Heart, August 18, 2021

Menopause is riddled with symptoms such as hot flashes, insomnia, and night sweats, and as a woman’s body goes through perimenopause and menopause it also changes our bodies in a way that effects the heart. Join Dr. Sabeen Chaudry, cardiologist, Baystate Cardiology, for the first in a series focused on a woman’s heart which is strong and resilient yet different when health is concerned. The discussion will include how menopause can be connected to heart disease for women, the symptoms that should never be ignored and how to prevent heart disease no matter what stage of change your body is in.

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The Burning Facts About Skin Cancer and Melanoma, August 12, 2021

A beautiful sunny day lying on the beach, being outside while gardening, hiking, swimming and more is time well spent and so good for our health. But when is it too much? Join Dr. Richard Arenas, Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology, Baystate Surgical Oncology & Breast Specialists, for a discussion about skin cancer facts, myths debunked, how to reduce risk, the different types of skin cancers and symptoms, with focus on melanoma and how skin cancers are diagnosed and treated.

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Weight Loss Seminar, July 13, 2021

There are a lot of us struggling with weight control. More than a third of adults in America are obese and obesity is linked to more than 60 chronic diseases. Join Dr. John Romanelli, general and bariatric surgeon, medical director, bariatric and robotic surgery, chief, Division of General Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, and Professor of Surgery, UMMS-Baystate, for a discussion about obesity, BMI, the multidisciplinary steps for a weight management program such as diet plans, lifestyle, behavioral treatment, medications as well as when and how bariatric surgery is performed.

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Who Will Speak for You? – Virtual Event Recording, May 24, 2021

Dr. Maura Brennan discusses advanced care planning. Learn more.

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Stroke Advancements When 911 Is Called – Virtual Event Recording, May 20, 2021

Dr. E. Jesus Duffis discusses advances in emergency stroke care.

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Sleepless Nights, Drowsy Days, March 24, 2021

Baystate Medical Center Sleep Medicine specialist Dr. Muhammad Ali Syed discusses sleep studies and offers tips on getting a better night's sleep. Learn more about sleep medicine at Baystate Health.

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Heart & Vascular Lecture Series 2021 – Virtual Event Recordings, February 2021

February is Heart Health Month, and we held the annual Heart & Vascular 2021 Lecture Series virtually this year. All the events were recorded so you can watch the events all year long.

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