Griffin Hospital opens free series on women's reproductive health

Griffin Hospital is starting a free series of talks about female reproductive health on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. at the hospital.

Dr. Christopher Bauer will host the first presentation of “Beyond the Birds and Bees” with a discussion about birth control.

He will cover all forms of birth control, including contraceptive and non-contraceptive, and each the risks and benefits of each to help women find what form suits them. This talk is especially beneficial to young women and their parents in helping them discuss sexual health.

Upcoming talks in this series will discuss how to prepare for pregnancy, options for those who have problems getting pregnant and menopause.

The presentation is part of Griffin Hospital’s Healthy U “Tuesday Talks,” a series of free wellness talks featuring Griffin Hospital medical experts and community partners providing trusted health information and answers to questions on a range of topics.

All Tuesday Talks are held in Griffin Hospital’s Meditation and Learning Center at 130 Division Street in Derby. Light refreshments will be served.

Reserve spots or for more information: or 203-732-1511.