Saturday, April 6, 2013
Interacting with horses can be therapeutic for women with breast cancer, says Peaceful Acres founder Nanci Beyerl.
Sunday, March 31, 2013
A hospital stay, whether for a planned procedure or emergency treatment, comes with a surprise price tag at the end.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Some of the state’s healthiest residents live in Saratoga County, according to the fourth annual County Health Rankings released Tuesday.
Monday, March 11, 2013
As Americans’ waistlines continue to expand, efforts to accommodate the obese population are growing as well.
Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013
Resident physicians at Ellis Hospital are teaming up with Cornell Cooperative Extension and several other county organizations to bring locally grown vegetables to those who are suffering from or at risk for cardiovascular problems.
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013
For the seventh year in a row, the YWCA NorthEastern New York has received a grant to provide free mammograms and breast cancer awareness information to women in need.
Monday, Feb. 11, 2013
Four-year-old Jack James of Clifton Park tilted his head skyward and pointed at a hawk suspended from the cathedral ceiling at the Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center.
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013
Businesses around the Capital Region will illuminate their buildings in red to show their support for the American Heart Association.
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013
A new cardiac screening program announced by Ellis Medicine in September is now open for business.
Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013
The St. Mary’s Hospital awards committee have chosen Michael and Patricia Schuttig for the Volunteer Healthcare Leaders Award.
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013
One of the world’s acclaimed thinkers in health care called the Capital Region one of few places in the nation able to achieve a high quality of care at a low cost.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013
The majority of patients who receive services at the Schenectady Free Health Clinic struggle to keep a roof over their head and food on the table. Springing for a flu shot is typically not on their list of priorities.
Monday, Jan. 14, 2013
When Gov. Andrew Cuomo lifted his sleeve to get a flu shot Thursday, then declared a public health emergency for New York state two days later, people took notice.
Monday, Jan. 14, 2013
Dr. Gary Siskin, a professor and chair of radiology at Albany Medical Center, is leading a nationwide clinical study that could increase the effectiveness of treatment for uterine fibroids.
Friday, Jan. 11, 2013
In response to an early and aggressive flu season, Nathan Littauer Hospital announced today new rules for anyone visiting patients at the Gloversville hospital.