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Setting your clock forward an hour at 2 am on Sunday, March 10 this year marks the beginning of Daylight Saving Time. Your sleep cycle can be...
Deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body, usually in the lower leg or thigh. A DVT can become dangerous or...
Sleeping is a lot harder than it used to be. There is so much to be done, with countless distractions. There just aren’t enough hours in the day....
Just as individuals approach the New Year by making resolutions for change and improvement, so do organizations. At Montefiore Nyack Hospital, we...
Cervical cancer has decreased by more than 50% in the past 30 years. This decline in the United States is due to widespread screening and prevention...
Holiday season can be an especially difficult time for people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. More than any other time of year, the...
Each year, 3 million older people are treated in emergency departments for fall injuries. Falling once doubles your chances of falling again, says...
The more medicines an older adult takes, the greater the chance of potential problems. There are a number of steps older adults and their caregivers...
If you’re concerned about a man in your life who seems depressed, let him know you care and encourage him to seek help, says Michael Levy, MD, Senior...
Many myths and misconceptions surround breast cancer, the most frequently diagnosed cancer in women, according to Robbi Kempner, MD, FACS, Medical...

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