It's never easy watching your parents get older. It's often their wish to retain their youth and maintain their independence for as long as possible.
Calvary Hospital recently honored Stephanie Perkins-Veitch, CCT-II, with the “Catch A Star” Award for December 2016.
The Alzheimer’s Association NYC chapter announced a new partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Delta Rho Omega chapter, in Brooklyn to help raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and increase education, care and support resources in the African-American community.
Continuing a new tradition at St. Francis College, more than 60 future nurses, the largest class ever at the College, were welcomed into the four-year Nursing BSN program at the Third Annual Nursing White Coat Ceremony with a keynote address ...
Most newborns grow and thrive, but in the United States, almost six out of every 1,000 babies die during their first year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Reportedly there wasn’t an empty seat in Brookdale Hospital’s auditorium Jan. 10 for the emergency meeting to discuss the state’s health care overhaul report.
Black and Latino patients admitted to an emergency room with bone fractures or kidney stones are less likely to receive the recommended levels of painkillers relative to the average white patient.
I am sure that you have heard the expression after things have overtaken you to look at the situation as a glass half full, rather than a glass half empty.
The following remedies have been shown in many cases to heal as well as cure many medical conditions that are not always found in medical textbooks.
President Trump's executive order on Obamacare Friday reaffirmed his commitment to dismantle the health reform law. But it could have little tangible impact on the law... at least initially.
On a visit to her prenatal physician, Margaret Boeme and her husband received unwelcome news. Their unborn baby had a spinal tumor.
I hope that this article is not misleading. I am not writing about doctors who take care of the ears or doctors who give eye care.
It’s a new year, and time for a new you, especially if you have been waiting for the right time to get fit. At the Harlem YMCA, Phyllis Spencer Lennon is offering several ways to get your mind, body and ...
Mount Sinai Health System recently announced it will offer same-day appointments with primary and specialty care physicians.
From the time I entered medical school, I can’t recall one course that I took that ever mentioned the word “touch.”