Healthy Reasons

Asthma Awareness Month
With the wide array of medications available today, the vast majority of people with asthma can achieve excellent control of their breathing and lead
If you are pregnant or are thinking about having a baby, it’s important to know the signs of preeclampsia, a pregnancy complication that is
An estimated 84 million Americans have prediabetes—which can lead to type 2 diabetes. Yet 90% of those who have prediabetes don’t know it, according
Today, people with epilepsy have more treatment options available than ever before, says Ellen Kotwas-Song, MD, a neurologist at Rockland
Not knowing the facts about heart disease can put your health at risk. For Heart Month this February, Dr. Jared Corriel, MD, FACC, RPVI, Director of
Until recently, it has been difficult for doctors to determine which patients may develop heart disease years from now, and prevent it from occurring
A large and growing number of tests are available to detect birth defects. Women who are considering becoming pregnant should consult with their
Hyperthyroidism Is Curable
The symptoms of hyperthyroidism, or overactive thyroid disease, can be similar to those of menopause and many other health conditions. But unlike
What You Need to Know About Pneumonia This Winter
Pneumonia, an infection of the lung tissue, can be caused by bacteria, viruses or fungi. Older adults and people with chronic diseases, including
Howard Feldfogel, DO
When you make up your holiday gift list this year, think healthy. There are many fun, creative ways to give presents that promote health and fitness