With a stroke, every second counts. When someone enters the emergency room with anything ranging from mild to serious stroke symptoms, action needs to be taken immediately to save as many lost brain cells as possible.
Local teacher-turned-author writes a book recounting years of abuse by his parents. He says now he is on a mission to help mistreated children
Small, but steady declines in deaths seen over past decade
Among commercial weight-loss programs, Weight Watchers and Jenny Craig show the strongest evidence that they can help dieters keep weight off for at least 12 months, a new study suggests.
Current facility is nearly 40 years old, official says
Primary Care West medical director explains mission to provide for the underserved, minorities. Says he wants to include dental services, expand evening hours as way to increase access
Excellus study finds many in Upstate New York fail to take their meds
Teresa Woolson on mission in wake of son’s death by synthetic drugs
As temperature goes up, so does the risk of getting Lyme disease
Catholic Charities Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) offers local residents 55 years old and older a chance to get involved and volunteer at 67 different sites. Currently there are 404 volunteers in the program.
Women may cringe at labeling nursing as “women’s work” but more women do pursue nursing careers than men. The US Census reports in 2011, 9 percent of all nurses were men while 91 percent were women. But the career has treated women well.
Experienced nurses are in short demand, according to hospital
Nurse practitioner from Niagara Falls writes book showing how other NPs can open their own practice
‘Without ChiRunning, I could have never completed my 5K, 15K, half-marathons
and my first marathon in Corning last year’
“Medication Management Tools for Organizing and Remembering”
Make Room for Mozzarella
Feeling Lonely and Neglected? Connection is Just a Call or Click Away
Body Image: Is it everything?