Northern Westchester Hospital Blog


Use by date, Sell by date, Food safety

Posted on November 14th, 2014 by

The Sniff Test by Amy Rosenfeld How often do you take something from the refrigerator, smell it, and then promptly turn to the nearest unsuspecting family member and say, “How does this smell to you?” Foods can develop an off odor, flavor or appearance related to bacteria, and while the “sniff test” has become a […]

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Health Benefits of Yogurt

Posted on October 24th, 2014 by

Deciphering the Yogurt Aisle: Get cultured! By Elisa Bremner & Amy Rosenfeld It’s official!  Governor Andrew Cuomo named yogurt New York’s official state snack on October 15.  The Governor expects to raise public awareness of the health benefits of yogurt and economic benefits of supporting local yogurt industry. New York has become the nation’s top […]

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Westchester County Dietician Talks Calcium and Bone Health

Posted on May 6th, 2013 by

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 is not calcium’s only job? Calcium is important for athletes for strong and efficient muscles. […]

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