Book explores odd piece of healthcare history in Upstate New York

‘The Great Tonsil Massacre’ explores an effort by the Rochester medical community in the 1920s to prevent mental illness by removing children’s tonsils New Health Commissioner Wants to Be a ‘Physician for the Community’

Post-traumatic Stress Not Just a Soldier’s Problem

Although many people picture post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a mental problem afflicting soldiers who experienced battle, anyone can suffer from PTSD.Recent changes mean higher co-pays for patients, lower reimbursement for PTs.

Murder in Skaneateles

“The Chocolate Debacle” Is a New Mystery Book with a Mental Health Message

Meet Your Doctor: Tim Izant

Orthopedic surgeon talks about new program at Crouse: ‘Hip Today, Home Tomorrow’ where patients go home a day after hip replacement

Phlebotomy: A Vital Career in Healthcare

Entry-level positions pay as much as $30,470

King of Cataract Surgeries in CNY

Camillus-based ophthalmologist sometimes performs more than 30 in a single day

Child Life Specialists Add a Special Touch to Children’s Hospital

The 10 child life specialists at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital are not medical personnel but they play a vital role in ensuring the comfort of their patients and limiting the stress of the hospital environment. They focus on the psychosocial, emotional and developmental needs of the child.

Cracked Heels Worsen with Cold

Experts say there are easy ways to alleviate problem

U.S. Prices Soaring for Some Generic Drugs

Market forces are dramatically driving up the cost of some generic drugs, prompting U.S. investigations into the pricing of what should be cheap alternatives to brand-name medications.


"My Turn" with Eva Briggs

Your Vision During the Night


Live Alone & Thrive by Gwenn Voelckers

Take the chill out of spending the holidays alone

"Parenting" by Melissa Stefanec

The Newborn Blur

"Smart Bites" by Anne Palumbo

The Amazing Benefits of Pomegranates

"Savvy Senior" by Jim Miller

A Guide to Finding Affordable Dental Care