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April 2014

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Westchester Chief of Plastic Surgery on Exciting and Empowering Results for Women of Study by NWH Breast Surgeons Published in AJCS

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

Empowering Results of New Research on Esthetic Outcomes of Breast Reconstruction By Dr. Michael H. Rosenberg, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery, Vice-President for Physician Surgical Services and Associate Medical Director at Northern Westchester Hospital My colleagues at Northern Westchester Hospital and I recently published research findings on breast reconstruction outcomes that have the potential to […]

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Northern Westchester Hospital Dietitian Discusses the Role of Food in Cancer Prevention

Posted on April 22nd, 2014 by

The Shopping Basket: A Tool To Control Your Cancer Risk By Stephanie Perruzza MS, RD, CDN As a dietitian, I am keenly aware of the impact that food and nutrition have on health and well-being, and I am truly passionate about educating others in this aspect. What you eat can also impact your cancer risk. Many of […]

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Sleep Expert at Northern Westchester Hospital Explains Sleep Apnea, Symptoms, Dangers, and Treatment Options

Posted on April 22nd, 2014 by

Sleep Apnea: Symptoms, Dangers, and Treatment Options By Dr. Praveen Rudraraju, Director of the Center for Sleep Medicine at Northern Westchester Hospital What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea (AP-ne-ah) is a common disorder where you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep. What are the signs of sleep apnea? […]

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New York Cardiology Chief on Controlling Cholesterol and Reducing Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Posted on April 21st, 2014 by

How to take control of your cholesterol levels…starting today! (part 3 of 3) By Dr. Robert Pilchik, Chief of Cardiology at Northern Westchester Hospital What’s the best way to bring your HDL and LDL cholesterol levels into the safe zone, and significantly reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease? On your own. That’s right – through […]

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