5 Reasons Northern Westchester Hospital Supports the Invisible patient, the Family Caregiver

November 10th, 2017

Families shouldn’t have to face the stress of caring for an ill loved one by themselves. That’s why Marian Hamilton founded the Ken Hamilton Caregivers Center (KHCC) – in memory of her husband – at Northern Westchester Hospital. The Center helps community members through the most difficult time in their lives – caring for a […]

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Diabetes and the Healing Power of Oxygen

November 10th, 2017

Fasten your oxygen mask and take a virtual dive 45 feet below sea level – where great atmospheric pressure allows your lungs to gather higher amounts of oxygen. Welcome to an evidence-based practice in diabetic wound healing: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). While they may not sound like a medical treatment, HBOT “dives” have become a […]

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Lower Blood Pressure without Sacrificing One Forkful of Flavor

November 10th, 2017

Mention ditching fat and gravy to help lower blood pressure at your Thanksgiving meal and you’ll likely elicit dismissive eye-rolling and a demand to “pass the salt.” But a reality check of the typical American diet reveals that foods high in fat, sugar and salt are associated with developing hypertension – also known as high […]

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