October 21, 2010 20:47 ET

National Health Care Experts and Patients to Be Featured on "EmpowHER LIVE" at The Women's Conference 2010 in Long Beach on October 25th and 26th

Among Leading Health and Wellness Experts, Director and Producer of "Hot Flash Havoc" Heidi Houston to Share Insights Into the World of Menopause

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - October 21, 2010) - At The Women's Conference 2010 in Long Beach (October 24-26), "EmpowHER LIVE" -- the Women's Health and Wellness Show -- will produce a series of TV show segments with some of the country's leading health care authorities and several of their patients.

Top 5 women's health and wellness site EmpowHER will showcase its "EmpowHER LIVE" TV Show on October 25th and 26th inside The Village exhibit hall at its booth (#641) at the Long Beach Convention Center, with a series of Show segments for broadcast on and syndicated through the EmpowHER Network, which reaches millions of women around the world.

The Show, hosted by Michelle King Robson, Founder, Chairperson and CEO of EmpowHER, and lauded health care industry executive and Fox News Health Correspondent Dr. Archelle Georgiou, will feature segments on Menopause & Hormone Health, Healthy Aging, Weight Management, Sexual Health and Heart Health.

On Monday, October 25th, Dr. Philip Sarrel, Emeritus Professor at Yale and Founder of the Yale Mid-Life Study Program and member of EmpowHER's Medical Advisory Board, and Heidi Houston will discuss Menopause & Hormone Health. Houston is the director and producer of the buzz-generating documentary "Hot Flash Havoc," which profiles women who have struggled with symptoms of menopause.

The Healthy Aging segment on October 25th will feature Dr. Maoshing Ni and his facial rejuvenation patient. Based in Santa Monica, Dr. "Mao," an alternative medicine practitioner is considered one of the world's foremost authorities on Chinese medicine and aging-related conditions. He is also a member of EmpowHER's Medical Advisory Board.

On Tuesday, October 26th, Dr. Peter Vash, Executive Medical Director of Lindora Clinic, the largest medically-based weight loss clinic in Southern California, will join one of his patients to discuss Weight Management, including dieting, nutrition and exercise. The Sexual Health segment, also on October 26th, will feature Dr. John Willems and a patient who has not been treated by Dr. Willems, but who dealt with a loss of sexual drive. Dr. Willems is a noted San Diego OB/GYN from Scripps Health System who is considered one of the country's foremost authorities on women's sexual health. He is chairman of the Scripps OB/GYN department and is also on the faculty of UC San Diego School of Medicine. The patient during this show will discuss her own journey of battling sexual dysfunction.

The Heart Health show on October 26th will feature Dr. Annabelle Volgman. Dr. Volgman is a world-renowned cardiologist who specializes in women's heart health. The patient in her segment will explain her story of recovery from heart disease.

"We are pleased to have some of the nation's leading women's health experts participating in our 'EmpowHER LIVE' Show," said Thom Brodeur, Chief Marketing Officer for EmpowHER. "Before, during and after each segment, The Women's Conference attendees will have the opportunity to ask their health question and receive real-time advice, tips and information from these health care luminaries keeping with EmpowHER's mission to improve women's health and change their lives."

The featured sponsor for "EmpowHER LIVE" is miCARD®. miCARD gives first responders the medical information they need to make life-saving decisions for consumers, and is the only medical information card created by an emergency physician.

EmpowHER Spotlight Sponsors include: At Last Naturals, BrainSavers, Lindora, Providence Medical Institute, Sotari, and The Roy and Patricia Disney Cancer Center.

EmpowHER is an official Village Sponsor and exhibitor of the Conference, and has been promoting the three-day national event featuring more than 150 nationally-recognized speakers on its web site at EmpowHER's booth (#641) is located near the bookstore.

About EmpowHER
EmpowHER is an award-winning health media company for women. The Company's website provides visitors access to one of the largest women's health and wellness content libraries on the web, as well as the largest online community of women discussing their health and wellness issues. EmpowHER promotes a "24 Hour Promise" to its visitors, who can come to the site, ask any health question and receive a response within 24 hours. Health and wellness marketers and agency professionals rely on EmpowHER for reaching the most influential health and wellness buying audience on the Internet -- women. Millions of women visit every year, making it one of the largest and fastest-growing resources dedicated exclusively to women's health and wellness. For more, visit

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