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  • Suffering From Arthritis? Here Are Seven Things You Need To Know

    Suffering From Arthritis? Here Are Seven Things You Need To Know

    Many newly diagnosed arthritis patients find themselves filled with questions and misconceptions about the painful condition. In honor of Arthritis Awareness Month, and to help set the record straight, Dr. Oliver Kurucz, chief of rheumatology at Montefiore Nyack Hospital, discussed the most common questions he hears from newly-diagnosed patients:Q: What is arthritis?A: The word ...

  • From Pumps To Phones, How To Reduce Aches And Pains At The Office

    From Pumps To Phones, How To Reduce Aches And Pains At The Office

    For women who work in an office, heading to work pain-free may seem like an impossible task. In many cases, these professionals face an array of issues that can lead to feet, back, neck and wrist pain, despite it being a largely avoidable occurrence. “Many sources of pain and injury in women are related to the shoes and bags they wear to work,” said Dr. Jason Fond, director of ...

  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: A Powerful Tool To Promote Wound Healing

    Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: A Powerful Tool To Promote Wound Healing

    For patients in Rockland County suffering from chronic wounds that don't heal with normal rest and care, a treatment known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy can offer futuristic healing with incredible results.When left untreated, certain wounds can be serious and potentially devastating -- in some cases, leading to amputation. “We’re very aggressive about having wounds heal and getting ...

  • Don’t Suffer Through Another Spring Allergy Season

    Don’t Suffer Through Another Spring Allergy Season

    NYACK, N.Y. -- If you suffer from pollen, tree or other seasonal allergies, don't waste another minute suffering this spring.“If you start sneezing in early spring, you’re most likely allergic to tree pollen,” said Dr. Ma. Lourdes de Asis, section chief of Allergy and Immunology at Nyack Hospital. “You should be taking medication from mid-March through June or July.” Common ...

  • Nyack Hospital Celebrates What Makes It Special: Their Doctors

    Nyack Hospital Celebrates What Makes It Special: Their Doctors

    NYACK, N.Y. -- At the heart of countless hospitals, doctor's offices and healthcare facilities are the doctors who make healing happen. That's why practices across the country like Nyack Hospital observe Doctor's Day in March, celebrating and honoring these invaluable community figures. Celebrated annually on March 30, Doctors’ Day began in 1933 in Winder, Ga. when Eudora Brown Almond, ...

  • Nyack Hospital Expert Talks Multiple Sclerosis, From Diagnosis To Treatment

    Nyack Hospital Expert Talks Multiple Sclerosis, From Diagnosis To Treatment

    NYACK, N.Y. -- A multiple sclerosis -- or MS -- diagnosis can trigger fears of disability and pain in many patients. However, MS varies in severity and in some cases may not even require treatment. While there is no cure for the disease, taking prescribed medication and implementing dietary changes can positively impact many of those affected. "The most common question people ask ...

  • Don't 'Spring' Into Sleepless Nights After Daylight Saving Time

    Don't 'Spring' Into Sleepless Nights After Daylight Saving Time

    NYACK, N.Y. -- There's plenty to love about daylight saving time: the arrival of spring, enjoying sunlight after work and being able to spend more time outdoors. However, the seasonal change can wreak havoc on sleep patterns. Unlike "falling back," when we gain an hour of sleep as daylight saving time ends, the spring change means the loss of an hour -- and in most cases -- ...

  • Don't Get Caught Blindsided By Glaucoma Development

    Don't Get Caught Blindsided By Glaucoma Development

    NYACK, N.Y. -- Glaucoma, a disease that damages the eye’s optic nerve, is a leading cause of blindness for people over age 60. Fortunately, blindness from glaucoma can often be prevented with early diagnosis and treatment, according to Dr. Andrew Spinak of Spinak Medical Eye Center and a staff member at Nyack Hospital.Below, he answers several common questions regarding glaucoma ...

  • New Social Media Challenge Encourages Risky Behavior Among Teens

    New Social Media Challenge Encourages Risky Behavior Among Teens

    NYACK, N.Y. --  The "Tide Pod Challenge" is the latest risky behavior landing teens in emergency rooms across the country.Teens who bite into laundry pods and post the videos online as part of the "challenge" can end up with permanent damage to their esophagus, warns Sandhya Katz, M.D., an attending physician in the Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Nyack ...

  • Buckle Up! Nyack Hospital Explains How To Keep Your Child Safe When Driving

    Buckle Up! Nyack Hospital Explains How To Keep Your Child Safe When Driving

    NYACK, N.Y. -- It may come as a surprise, but motor vehicle injuries are one of the leading causes of death among children in the United States. However many of these deaths can be prevented with the use of child safety or booster seats.To help keep Rockland County children and parents safe, Nyack Hospital’s New Moms Circle will be hosting a support group on Saturday, Feb. 24 at the ...

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