Healthy Reasons

No matter how healthy you are the rest of the year, getting sick in the winter may seem unavoidable. But there are steps you can take to boost your
A number of new medications for type 2 diabetes have become available in recent years, giving people with the disease a wider range of options for
Influenza season is almost upon us. Dana Corriel, MD, Director of Quality for Highland Medical, P.C., and board-certified internist at Pearl River
The death rate from breast cancer has been declining in recent years, and mammography—which can catch the disease earlier, at a more curable stage—
We are pleased to announce that Montefiore Health System and Aetna have reached an agreement on a multi-year arrangement that will continue to
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a complex disorder with a variety of treatments. Medication is often needed, but lifestyle changes such as losing
Ovarian cancer is a disease of vague symptoms, which can be similar to those of stomach problems. Unlike cancers of the breast, colon, or cervix,
When you visit your doctor to get your annual flu shot this fall, ask whether there are other vaccinations you should be getting. “It’s well known
When you visit your primary care provider, it’s often for a specific reason, rather than a general checkup. No matter the reason for your next visit
When is the best time for girls to start visiting a gynecologist? The answer depends on several factors, including the age when they start