Monthly Archives: May 2013

Northern Westchester Hospital Chief of Dermatology Offers Advice Protect Your Skin from the Sun

Reduce Exposure to Risky Rays by Ross Levy, MD, Chief, Dermatology, Northern Westchester Hospital As the days lengthen and the temperature climbs, you can’t help but head outdoors for fun in the sun. Before you grab your beach towel, you … Continue reading

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Westchester Dietician Talks Fresh Summer Fruits and Veggies

Get Ready… June is Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month by Stephanie Perruzza, MS, RD, CDN, Northern Westchester Hospital Do you hear that? The sound of summer is almost upon us! The birds are chirping, the whisper of warm breeze filling … Continue reading

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Common Sports Injuries: What you should know

Although they rank among the most common sports-related injuries, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), medial collateral ligament (MCL), and meniscus injuries are often misdiagnosed and/or perpetuated. To understand the issues around diagnosis, we sat down with Victor Khabie, M.D. , FAAOS, FACS, … Continue reading

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New York Endocrinologist Discusses Osteoporosis and Men

Osteoporosis – in Men? By Dr. Eric Rudin, Endocrinologist, Northern Westchester Hospital You probably think of osteoporosis — thinning bones — as a woman’s problem. For the most part that’s true. But we see plenty of men with osteoporosis, too. … Continue reading

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Westchester County Dietician Talks Calcium and Bone Health

Calcium: The Key to Bone Health & Much More By Amy Rosenfeld, MS, RD, CDN You have heard it before; calcium is key to maintaining strong bones and teeth and warding off osteoporosis. But did you know that bone health … Continue reading

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