Media

2013

 

July 16, 2013

NYDailyNews.com
 
"New York's best hospitals: NYU Langone Medical Center treats women right" - By Erica Pearson
 
NYU Tisch's Center for Women's Health has been featured in the New York Daily News as one of the top medical centers in New York City.
 

 
 

2012

 

April 26, 2012

NewsonWomen.com

14 Doctors Focus on Women at the "Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health" - By Alice Krause

Vision of the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health helping the "whole person."

Read more: www.NewsonWomen.com

 

 

February 22, 2012

CBSNews.com

Heart Attacks in Women: Greater Death Risk, Fewer Feel Chest Pain- By Monica DyBuncio

Women are more likely to die from heart attacks than men. This finding is one of several gender differences found in a study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57382624-10391704/heart-attacks-in-women-greater-death-risk-fewer-feel-chest-pain/

 

February 21, 2012

WebMD.com

Heart Attacks in Women: Different Symptoms, Different Outcomes - By Denise Mann

A new study suggests that more work is needed to help women and their doctors recognize heart attack symptoms, since women are less likely than men to show up at the hospital with chest pain. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/news/20120221/heart-attacks-women-different-symptoms-different-outcomes

 

February 21, 2012

USAToday.com Article also appeared on Gannet Media Company news website, WLTX.com, WBIR.com, CoshoctonTribune.com

Women Less Likely to Get Immediate Heart Attack Treatment – By Liz Szabo

Women having heart attacks are less likely than men to get immediate treatment and more likely to die in the hospital, says a groundbreaking new study that tracked more than 1.1 million patients. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://yourlife.usatoday.com/health/story/2012-02-21/Women-less-likely-to-get-immediate-heart-attack-treatment/53195656/1

 

February 2012

Health Magazine

Lower Blood Pressure - By Kate Lowenstein

Cardiologist Nieca Goldberg, MD, recommends that a woman walk at least 10,000 steps a day, tracking them with a pedometer. Take the stairs, walk around the office or walk to work. Doing this regularly for a few weeks and will cause blood pressure to go down.

Link is unavailable. Article appears on Pg. 80.

 

January 31, 2012

LifeScript.com

Listen to the Heart Doctor - By Mari Cartel

Nieca Goldberg, MD, explains the benefit of taking aspirin regularly to prevent a heart attack reallystarts in women when they’re 65.

Read more: http://www.lifescript.com/health/centers/heart_health/articles/listen_to_the_heart_doctor.aspx

 

January 30, 2012

Newschannel5.com

Women's Heart Health -- January 30th, 2012 -- Dr. Ann Jackson and Amy Marsalis

The risk of heart disease in women increases with age. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women over 40 years old, especially after menopause. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.newschannel5.com/story/16634962/womens-heart-health-january-30th-2012-dr-ann-jackson-and-amy-marsalis

 

January 16, 2012

WABC-TV Also appeared on ABCNews.com

7 Health Screenings for Women – By Sandra Bookman

Nieca Goldberg, MD, and her patient are featured in segment about important tests women should regularly undergo for their health.

Read more and view segment: http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/health&id=8507817

 

January 14, 2012

NBC The Today Show  Also appeared on MSNBC.com

John Edwards’ Heart Condition

Nieca Goldberg, MD, is interviewed about the dangers of heart arrhythmia. John Edwards’ trial is postponed until March because of this heart condition.

View segment: http://video.today.msnbc.msn.com/today/45996868#45996868

 

January 9, 2012

WebMd.com  Also appeared on CBSNews.com, MedicineNet.com

Statins May Raise Diabetes Risk in Older Women - By Salynn Boyles, MD

Use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs may be associated with an increased risk of diabetes in middle-aged and older women, a new study suggests. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/news/20120109/statins-may-raise-diabetes-risk-in-older-women

 

2011

 

November 29, 2011

ABCNews.com

Consumers Will Pay Half as Much for Generic Version of Lipitor – By Carrie Gann

Nieca Goldberg, MD, and her patient are featured about the release of a generic Lipitor. Lipitor is the world's best-selling drug and will lose its patent protection Wednesday.

Read more: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/lipitor-generic-consumers-expect/story?id=15051397

 

November 26, 2011

CBS The Early Show on Saturday Morning Also appeared on CBS.com

New Lipitor Generics: What You Need to Know

Lipitor, the world's best-selling drug, will lose its patent protection on Wednesday. But should people make the switch to the less expensive generic versions that are sure to hit the market or stay with the prescription brand Lipitor? Nieca Goldberg, MD, is featured.

Read more and view segment: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-500202_162-57331481/new-lipitor-generics-what-you-need-to-know/

 

November 13, 2011

ScienceNews.com

Childhood Sex Abuse Tied to Heart Risk – By Nathan Seppa

Women who report having had forced sex at a young age have an elevated risk of heart disease as adults. Some of the higher cardiac risk is traceable to behavioral and lifestyle factors, but much of it goes unexplained, researchers reported November 13 at a meeting of the American Heart Association. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/336079/title/Childhood_sex_abuse_tied_to_heart_risk

 

November 1, 2011

Philadelphia Daily News   Syndicated Associated Press article also appeared on MtStandard.com, Abilene Reporter News

Doctors Divided Over When to Use In-Depth Cholesterol Tests – By Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press

More doctors are going beyond standard cholesterol counts, using another test to take a closer look at the bad fats — a count of particles that carry LDL through the blood. Cardiologists are divided over the usefulness of the approach. Currently, guidelines from major heart organizations don't recommend these extra tests. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://dailylocal.com/articles/2011/10/31/life/srv0000014828342.txt

 

November 2011

Vogue

Matters of the Heart

The increase in heart disease-related deaths among American women in general in many ways mirrors what an actual heart attack is like in an individual woman—quiet, often unaccounted for, and dismissed at great risk. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is featured throughout story, and Judith Hochman, MD, is also quoted about the latest cardiac research. The services of the new Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health are also highlighted in the article.

Link unavailable. Article appears in the November 2011 print edition.

 

October 31, 2011

DailyLocal.com

Divide Over When to Use In-Depth Cholesterol Tests – By Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press

More doctors are going beyond standard cholesterol counts, using another test to take a closer look at the bad fats — a count of particles that carry LDL through the blood. Cardiologists are divided over the usefulness of that approach. So far, guidelines from major heart organizations don't recommend these extra tests. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.dailylocal.com/articles/2011/10/31/life/srv0000014828342.txt

 

October 25, 2011

ABCNews.com

Syndicated AP story also appeared on the OregonHerald.com, HonoluluStarAdvertiser.com, Sify.com, Sci-Tech-Today.com, Inforum.com, ThirdAge.com, Philly.com, ThirdAge.com

Divide Over When to Use In-Depth Cholesterol Tests – By Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press

More doctors are going beyond standard cholesterol counts, using another test to take a closer look at the bad fats — a count of particles that carry LDL through the blood. Cardiologists are divided over the usefulness of that approach. So far, guidelines from major heart organizations don't recommend these extra tests. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/divide-depth-cholesterol-tests-14807464

 

October 25, 2011

Associated Press   Syndicated story also appeared on Huffington Post, USA Today, WashingtonPost.com, CBS News, Helenair.com, Yahoo! News, msnbc.com, Salon.com, eSciencenews.com, WFAA.com (Dallas/Fort Worth WFAA – TV), WSOCTV.com (Charlotte, NC), The Ledger.com, HanfordSentinel.com, CNBC.com, WXPI.com, LakeWyliePilot.com, SamoaNews.com, Post-Gazette.com, Citizen.com (New Hampshire), Winston-Salem Journal.com, PolkCountyDemocrat.com, IslandPacket.com, Chron.com, AJC.com (Atlanta, GA), FoxReno.com, NCTimes.com (San Diego, CA), Daily Record.com, ca.MSN.com (Canada), BND.com, WestportNews.com, BNet.com, SFExaminer.com, TickerTech.com, DailyJournalonline.com, DenverPost.com, CentreDaily.com, SeattleTimes.com

Divide Over When to Use In-Depth Cholesterol Tests – By Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press

More doctors are going beyond standard cholesterol counts, using another test to take a closer look at the bad fats — a count of particles that carry LDL through the blood. Cardiologists are divided over the usefulness of that approach. So far, guidelines from major heart organizations don't recommend these extra tests. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more:http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hrCiE2yPq72urgkWbKw15O7bH_Sg?docId=de63c31ed4bb4cc1ba28eced3e170da1

 

October 25, 2011

CBSNews.com

HPV Tied to Heart Disease in Women, But What About Men?- By Ryan Jaslow

Human papillomavirus has been tied to deadly cancers, including cervical and throat cancer. Now a study has linked HPV to a disease that takes even more American lives - heart disease. The authors said in the statement that since the analysis was limited to women, more research is needed to determine if HPV is a risk factor for heart disease in men. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-20125193-10391704/hpv-tied-to-heart-disease-in-women-but-what-about-men/

 

October 24, 2011

WRGB-CBS Albany   Also appeared on 20 local CBS News affiliate stations across the country.

HPV Linked to Cardiovascular Disease

For the first time, scientists have linked HPV to cardiovascular disease. Women with the cancer-causing HPV strains had a two-fold increased risk for heart disease. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is interviewed.

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October 24, 2011

U.S. News & World Report   Also appeared on Yahoo! News, CBS Local (Minnesota), iVillage.com, NTN24.com (Latin America), HealthFinder.gov, MSN.com, TodaysTHV.com, Newsday.com

Could HPV Raise Women's Risk for Heart Disease?– By Robert Preidt, HealthDay News

A new study suggests cancer-causing strains of the human papillomavirus (HPV) may increase a woman's odds for heart disease, even if she doesn't have any of the recognized cardiovascular risk factors. Nieca Goldberg, MD, comments on study.

Read more: http://consumer.healthday.com/Article.asp?AID=658108

 

 

October 24, 2011

WebMD   Also appeared on RXList.com, MNN.com, Health.com

HPV May Be Linked to Heart Attack, Stroke in Women -By Denise Mann

It's known that several types of human papillomavirus (HPV) cause most cases of cervical cancer. Now new research suggests that some of these same types of HPV may also increase a woman's likelihood of having a heart attack and/or stroke -- even without any other risk factors. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.webmd.com/sexual-conditions/hpv-genital-warts/news/20111024/hpv-may-be-linked-to-heart-attack-stroke-in-women

 

 

October 24, 2011

Agence France-Presse (AFP) Newswire   Also appeared on MontrealGazette.com, Dawn.com, Yahoo! News

US Study Finds Link Between HPV and Heart Disease- By Kerry Sheridan

U.S. researchers have found evidence of a link between human papillomavirus infection and heart disease in women who have no other risk factors, said a first-of-its-kind study published Monday.

Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: AFP link is unavailable.

http://www.montrealgazette.com/health/study+finds+link+between+heart+disease/5599591/story.html

 

October 20, 2011

Fox 5 News: Good Day New York   Also appeared on MyFoxNY.com

Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health

Nieca Goldberg, MD, is interviewed about the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health, where patients will experience a combination of world-class expertise and a comprehensive array of services - all conveniently located in the heart of the Upper East Side. PatientSecure is also mentioned.

Read more: http://www.myfoxny.com/dpp/news/joan-h-tisch-center-for-women-health-20111020#ixzz1bQURTBoK

 

October 11, 2011

Lex18.com (Lexington, KT)

12 Possible Heart Symptoms Never to Ignore - By David Freeman

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of U.S. men and women, accounting for 40% of all U.S. deaths. Because it can be hard to make sense of heart symptoms, doctors warn against ignoring possible warning signs, toughing them out, waiting to see if they go away, or being quick to blame them on heartburn, muscle soreness, or other less serious, noncardiac causes. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more:http://www1.lex18.com/news/12-possible-heart-symptoms-you-shouldnt-ignore/

 

October 11, 2011

NY1

Supplements for Women May Do More Harm than Good, Study Finds – By Kafi Drexel

Nieca Goldberg, MD, is interviewed about the health benefits of eating a diet rich in the nutrients needed instead of taking supplements.

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Read more: http://statenisland.ny1.com/content/ny1_living/health/148733/supplements-for-women-may-do-more-harm-than-good--study-finds

 

October 11, 2011

Time.com   Additional coverage also appeared on FristCoastNews.com, MedicalNewsToday.com, RedOrbit.com, EverydayHealth.com, Bio-Medicine.org, WTSP.com, Myatltv.com, 11alive.com

Study: Chocolate Lovers Have Lower Risk of Stroke- By Sora Song

Eating chocolate has been linked to lower blood pressure, a reduced risk of heart disease and now, in a new study, a lower risk of stroke in women.Nieca Goldberg, MD, comments on findings.

Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2011/10/11/study-chocolate-lovers-have-lower-risk-of-stroke/#ixzz1aZhQOmxL

 

October 11, 2011

WebMD.com

12 Possible Heart Symptoms Never to Ignore - By David Freeman

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of U.S. men and women, accounting for 40% of all U.S. deaths. Because it can be hard to make sense of heart symptoms, doctors warn against ignoring possible warning signs, toughing them out, waiting to see if they go away, or being quick to blame them on heartburn, muscle soreness, or other less serious, noncardiac causes. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/features/12-possible-heart-symptoms-never-to-ignore

 

October 10, 2011

U.S. News & World Report   Also appeared on USA Today, iVillage.com, MSN.com, HealthFinder.gov, NewsDay.com

Chocolate Could Be Sweet Defense Against Stroke - By Serena Gordon, HealthDay News

In the latest research to tout the cardiovascular benefits of an already beloved food, Swedish scientists report that eating chocolate seems to lower a woman's risk of stroke. Nieca Goldberg, MD, comments on findings.

Read more: http://consumer.healthday.com/Article.asp?AID=657679

 

October 7, 2011

Our Town

Women’s Health Focus of New NYU Clinic - By Megan Finnegan

Upper East Side women now have a state-of-the-art medical center closer to home. When the administrators of the NYU Langone Medical Center at East 33rd Street noticed that many of their patients were coming from the Upper East Side, they decided it might be a good idea to bring their services further uptown, according to Vice President for Clinical Affairs Andrew Rubin. Nieca Goldberg, MD, the director of the center, is also quoted.

Read more: http://ourtownny.com/2011/10/07/women%e2%80%99s-health-focus-of-new-nyu-clinic/

 

October 4, 2011

Washington Square News

NYU Langone’s Women's Health Center Opens After Renovations - By Nitasha Maindiratta

After about nine months of renovations, NYU Langone Medical Center opened the new Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health. Located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, the center is designed to address medical needs specific to women in one facility. Medical director of the new center Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.

Read more: http://www.nyunews.com/news/2011/10/04/04langone/

 

September 20, 2011

News-Medical.net   Also appeared on NewYork.NearSay.com, Health-News-Today.com, Awomanis.com, Bioportfolio.com

NYU Langone Creates New Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health in New York City

NYU Langone Medical Center is officially opening the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health. The new 18,000-square-foot health center is located at 207 E. 84th St. Diagnostic services include mammography, colonoscopy, pulmonary function tests, cardiac stress tests, echocardiograms, x-ray and ultrasound. It also houses a rehabilitation and physical therapy area and space to host patient health education events. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is the medical director of the center.

Read more: http://www.news-medical.net/news/20110920/NYU-Langone-creates-new-Joan-H-Tisch-Center-for-Womens-Health-in-New-York-City.aspx

 

September 19, 2011

Crain’s Health Pulse

NYU Opens Women's Health Site – By Barbara Benson

NYU Langone Medical Center is officially opening the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health, located on the Upper East Side.. The new 18,000-square-foot health center is located at 207 E. 84th St. Diagnostic services include mammography, colonoscopy, pulmonary function tests, cardiac stress tests, echocardiograms, x-ray and ultrasound. It also houses a rehabilitation and physical therapy area and space to host patient health education events. Dr. Nieca Goldberg is the medical director of the center.