A Little Alcohol May Not Be Good for Your Heart After All

New gene-focused review suggests that cutting down on drinking is always heart-healthy.

Crouse Hospital Posts Prices Online

At www.crouse.org/prices, consumer can find prices for more than 300 procedures.

CNY’s New Cancer Center

Syracuse’s new Upstate Cancer Center offers state-of-art resources, one-stop location for patients.

Meet Your Doctor: Palma Shaw

Surgeon: “Vascular interventionists help patients live better lives with shorter hospital stays, less open surgery and fewer complications. “

In Good Health Writer Publishes Weight Management Book

Deborah Sergeant, a staff writer for In Good Health and 55 PLUS, recently launched her first book, “The Big, Fat Answer,” which is a compilation of information she accumulated while reporting on and writing about health-related topics for various publications since 2000.

Passion Over Pain: Syracuse Native Jon Arnow’s Story

Jon Arnow deals with pain every day due to a traumatic skiing accident that left him partially paralyzed at the age of 45. Despite his condition, he finds energy and the passion to climb mountains, hike and sit-skiing, kayking.

Nurse Practitioners To Gain More Powers

Effective Jan. 1, nurse practitioners in New York will have more freedom to treat patients; goal is to alleviate shortage of doctors in the state.

Alternative therapy can treat chronic back pain

Most Americans will experience back pain at some point in their lives, most of them because of an injury. Especially for chronic back pain sufferers — apprehensive about taking medication — other pain management and treatment may help.

  GOLDEN YEARS 

Key to Aging in Place: Retirement Real Estate

Mowing acres of grass and painting a house may not pose a problem now, what about in 15 or 20 years?

The Cottages at Garden Grove in Cicero to Open

Loretto, Crouse Hospital and St. Joe’s cooperate to open nursing community.

Protective Services: Main concern is with elder abuse

Most adults who are abused in Central New York don’t get the help they need

Retired? Time to Get Busy

Get something to do, expert says. Enjoying excessive “us time” with your spouse can be suffocating

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