Northern Westchester Hospital Blog


Study Shows Exercise Lowers Risk of Breast Cancer and Recurrence

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Take a Walk and Reduce Your Risk A recent study found that postmenopausal women, who in the past four years had undertaken regular physical activity equivalent to at least four hours of walking per week, had a lower risk for invasive breast cancer compared with women who exercised less during those four years, according 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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