Healthy Reasons

Howard Feldfogel, DO, Director of the Department of Medicine at Montefiore Nyack Hospital
It’s not too early to get your flu shot this season. Howard Feldfogel, DO, Director of the Department of Medicine at Montefiore Nyack Hospital, says
Advances in Breast Cancer Treatment - What You Need to Know
With recent advances in breast cancer treatment, doctors are often able to reduce the amount and intensity of treatment women receive, while
Pavela Saha, MD,  nephrologist
Controlling Diabetes and High Blood Pressure are Key to Kidney HealthKeeping your diabetes and high blood pressure under control are the most
Naji Abdul Wajid, DO
At least one-quarter of pregnant women carry a common bacteria called group B strep (GBS). The bacteria is not normally dangerous to women, but it
Dr. Giacomo V. Vinces
For people with certain chronic wounds that won’t heal with standard care, a treatment called hyperbaric oxygen therapy, or HBOT, can be very
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Women of all ages should have an annual wellness exam with their gynecologist, even in years they are not scheduled for cervical cancer screening
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For the almost one million people in the United States living with Parkinson’s disease, doctors have a range of treatments to offer, from medication
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The first COVID-19 vaccines to be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are effective and considered safe, according to Michal Tracz, MD
If you are 65 or older, there are two very important vaccines doctors recommend you get to protect you against Influenza and Pneumonia. “At this time
Holiday season can bring some challenges for people with diabetes. A little planning can go a long way to help you get through festive, calorie-laden