Monthly Archives: June 2013

New York Orthopedic Specialist Discusses Ankle Sprains

The Pain of Ankle Sprains By – Dr. Kurt Voellmicke, Director of Foot and Ankle Section for the Orthopedic and Spine Institute, Northern Westchester Hospital.  As a doctor I find that it is common for many to be confused over … Continue reading

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New York Pulmonary Specialist Discusses Asthma

Are Asthma Attacks Rising With the Temperature This Summer? By Dr. Harlan Weinberg, Medical Director of Pulmonary Medicine, Northern Westchester Hospital  If it seems like asthma is on the rise, it is. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report … Continue reading

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New York Hospital Dietician Discusses Hydration During the Summer

A Cooler Way to Stay Hydrated This Summer! by  Kimberly Stein RD, CDN, Northern Westchester Hospital Summer is just around the corner and with your beach plans being set in motion; you’ll want to remember to pack more than just … Continue reading

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New York Prostate Screening, Cancer, and Your PSA

Prostate Cancer: When Should Men Get Screened? by Josh Fink, MD In the last few years, the advice on prostate cancer screening has been very confusing for patients, and front of mind for internists and urologists. It’s a pressing concern … Continue reading

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Healthy Recipes to Spoil Dad this Father’s Day

Celebrating Dad with Yummy and Nutritious Treats by Pat Talio, MS, RD, CDE, CDN, Outpatient Nutrition Program Coordinator, Northern Westchester Hospital It may be cliché but most of us have heard, “the way to a man’s heart is through his … Continue reading

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ER Doc Offers Tips to Avoid Summer Hazards for Kids

Summertime Safety: Avoid Hazards in the Heat by Jim Dwyer MD, Chief, Emergency Services, Northern Westchester Hospital  Bare feet in cool grass on a hot day may be the actual description of paradise. However, running around barefoot can be hard … Continue reading

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