324 faculty and employees worked out, ate healthfully, and weighed-in weekly. Great job, winning losers! Meet the terrific Top Ten.
Through the LiveSmart wellness program, NYU offers free health screenings to faculty and employees this semester. For times, addresses, registration (required), and additional information, visit NYUiLearn.
Cholesterol and Glucose ¹
Derma Scan Facial Integrity ²
Bone Density ³
¹ Fasting or a light meal is preferred.
² For the most accurate results, please arrive wearing minimal face makeup.
³ For the most accurate results, please refrain from wearing clothing that obstructs access to the ankle (i.e. stockings or other fabrics).
Plus, hit the gym with a healthy you – and a happy wallet. NYU's newest health club partner, the YMCA of Greater New York, offers a 20% NYU discount, and there is a new, lower monthly rate with New York Sports Club. Learn about these and other discounts with New York Health and Racquet Club and David Barton Gym under Off-Campus Discount Programs.
This month, view free webinars about the delicious benefits of juicing, presented by UnitedHealthcare Source4Women, and barriers to fitness, caring for elders, and your retirement years, all presented by Carebridge (enter Carebridge access code FTN59 when prompted).
Mondays and Thursdays, 4:30 to 7:30 pm, 665 Broadway, 9th floor
Until May 7, The NYU Speech Language Hearing Disorders Clinic offers free hearing screenings to employees and their families. To make an appointment, call 212-998-5230.
One Park Avenue, 7th floor
Each month, the NYU Child Study Center offers help and clarity to parents and families on children's health and wellness. Read about May workshops on new parenthood, transitioning to adulthood, and healthy early eating habits, and learn about the CSC.
Many higher education professionals today envision lunch as another seemingly impossible task to fit into the middle of the hectic workday. Although skipping lunch may seem like an efficient use of time, a mid-day break can be mentally and physically rejuvenating and, in some ways, more productive than staying in your chair. To explore ways to recharge your energy mid-day, NYU LiveSmart recommends the following readings for more information on taking your lunch break:
Meet much? Before scheduling that next meeting in your office or conference room, consider trading your shoes for sneakers and sitting for walking. Walking meetings allow for fresh air and perspective, exercise during the workday, and even cognitive advantages. Learn more about the advantages of walking meetings at NYU.
Upcoming events include Healthy Living after a Cancer Diagnosis, Skin Cancer Screening, What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer, Acupressure – The Original Power Points, Supportive Oncology, Faces of Cancer, Updates from the American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting, Just Breathe, Prostate Health Index and Updates in Cancer Screening, and Annual Living with Cancer Conference – Confronting the Challenge. View dates, times, and registration.