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Northern Westchester Hospital Chief of Cardiology Helps New Yorkers Decipher Heart Attack Symptoms

Heart Aware: Do you know the signs of a heart attack? By Dr. Robert Pilchik, Chief of Cardiology, Northern Westchester Hospital A heart attack is easy to recognize, right? Not always. People tend to expect a heart attack to be … Continue reading

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Northern Westchester Hospital’s Clinical Trials Program Examines the Role of Nutrition in Prostate Cancer Progression

Finally, a Study on the Effects of Diet on the Progression of Prostate Cancer by Dr. Josh Fink It would be a huge step forward if, one day, Doctors could tell a man that what he eats directly impacts the … Continue reading

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Northern Westchester Hospital Balance Center Director Explains Inner Ear Infections and Vertigo

Hear This:  Inner Ear Infections Can Lead to Balance and Vertigo Issues by Dr. Lawrence Meiteles With cold and flu season around the corner, parents have to prepare for the possibility of inner ear infections in their children. Kids are particularly … Continue reading

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President & CEO of Northern Westchester Hospital Attends 2nd Annual Healthcare Reform Summit

Healthcare Reform Summit by Joel Seligman On Thursday, September 27, I will join my healthcare colleagues at the Healthcare Reform Summit. The topic of healthcare reform is one of great interest and much deserved conversation. I have the privilege of … Continue reading

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New York Emergency Department Doctor Says Cell Phone Use a Factor in Car Accidents

Ditch the Distractions and Drive Safely by Dr. Robert Marcus Obtaining a driver’s license has become a rite of passage for teenagers living in the United States. Starting during infancy, children become infatuated with driving. Whether it’s their first pair … Continue reading

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Northern Westchester Hospital Clinical Trials Program Expanded

Leading-Edge Research in Your Neighborhood An Interview with Dr. Joshua Fink When you think about medical research, institutions such as Johns Hopkins, the Mayo Clinic, and Massachusetts General or New York Presbyterian may come to mind. In the not too … Continue reading

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Registered Dietician Advises on a Diet for Prostate Health

Nutrition for a Healthy Prostate by Mary Gocke, RD, CDN Many factors including age, race, and genetics, influence a man’s risk for developing prostate cancer. Leading a sedentary lifestyle, eating a diet high in red meats and dairy products and … Continue reading

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New York Orthopedist Explains Benefits of Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement

Benefits of Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement by Dr. Eric Grossman Typically after patients have a hip replaced with the conventional approach, they go to inpatient rehab following 3 to 4 days in the hospital.  When patients eventually return home, … Continue reading

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Westchester Orthopedist Dr. Eric Grossman Explains the Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement

An Effective Approach to Hip Replacement by Dr. Eric Grossman For patients needing hip replacement, I utilize an anterior approach to ensure patients receive the most appropriate care possible. While there are three main approaches to hip replacement—lateral, anterior and … Continue reading

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Food and Nutrition are Part of the Clinical Nursing Care at NWH

Food is Care An Interview with Marla Koroly, MD A hospital must have a well-trained medical staff that remains up-to-date on the latest advancements in care, as well as the technologies that make that care possible. But one aspect of … Continue reading

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