Healthy Reasons

When you visit your primary care provider, it’s often for a specific reason, rather than a general checkup. No matter the reason for your next visit
When is the best time for girls to start visiting a gynecologist? The answer depends on several factors, including the age when they start
Bug bites, rashes, dehydration, and sunburn are among the most common summertime ailments. Stock up your medicine cabinet now so you’re prepared to
Men's Health Screening
Going for a routine physical may not be at the top of many men’s to-do list. But Men’s Health Month in June is a good time to make that appointment,
Colorectal Surgery
Doctors at Highland Surgical Associates and Montefiore Nyack Hospital have begun using a new approach to colorectal surgery to decrease patients’
MD News, Lower Hudson/BronxApril 12, 2018From genetic counseling to treatment and beyond, the interdisciplinary team at The Breast Center at
Stroke and Memory Loss, Stroke Can Cause Memory Loss
Suffering a stroke can impair a person’s memory for weeks, months, or even years. Sometimes, a person evaluated for memory loss is found to have
Asthma Awareness Month
With the wide array of medications available today, the vast majority of people with asthma can achieve excellent control of their breathing and lead
If you are pregnant or are thinking about having a baby, it’s important to know the signs of preeclampsia, a pregnancy complication that is
An estimated 84 million Americans have prediabetes—which can lead to type 2 diabetes. Yet 90% of those who have prediabetes don’t know it, according