Healthy Reasons

COVID, disrupted sleep
The stress of living through the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting many people’s sleep. The disruption of people’s schedules, plus the worry over health
The stress and anxiety caused by the COVID-19 pandemic often can seem overwhelming. Michael Levy, MD, a psychiatrist with Highland Medical, P.C.,
Dr. Michal Tracz of Montefiore Nyack Hospital and Highland Medical, P.C., Rockland Renal Associates held a Town Hall to answer patient questions
Continuous Glucose Monitors Reduce Number of Finger Sticks While Improving HealthNew technology is allowing people with diabetes to reduce the number
Women undergoing breast cancer surgery today can be treated with advanced techniques that remove the cancer while preserving the physical appearance
Women with genetic mutations that put them at increased risk for breast cancer should have more frequent breast cancer screening, to increase the
Vertigo, or a sense of spinning, is often caused by an inner ear problem. In many cases, a treatment that involves having a doctor move the head and
As men age, their weight tends to creep up, increasing stress on the heart. Getting to a healthy weight is the most important thing men can do to
Dr. Aleksandr Rakhlin
Riding a bicycle or motorcycle has many benefits, including seeing the sights, saving money on gas and reducing pollution. Biking is also a great way
Some level of stress isn’t necessarily a bad thing, says Dimitri Alvarez, MD, a family physician at Family Practice Associates of Rockland in Valley