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  • Catch Vision Problems Early With Regular Eye Exams

    Catch Vision Problems Early With Regular Eye Exams

    Between seeing the chalkboard in class and playing sports or enjoying other after school activities, the beginning of the school year offers the perfect time for an annual eye exam to ensure vision is clear and focused.While pediatricians and schools often do eye screening exams, a visit to an eye specialist— an ophthalmologist or optometrist — is important to catch problems that a ...

  • Montefiore Nyack Hospital Named Breastfeeding-Friendly Worksite

    Montefiore Nyack Hospital Named Breastfeeding-Friendly Worksite

    Montefiore Nyack Hospital has been officially designated as a Breastfeeding-Friendly Worksite by the Rockland County Department of Health as part of its Breastfeeding Promotion and Support Program.The official plaque and Certificate of Recognition was presented by Patricia Schnabel Ruppert, D.O., M.P.H., CPE, DABFM, FAAFP, Rockland County Commissioner of Health, at The Jacobs Family ...

  • Montefiore Nyack Hospital Celebrates Motherhood With Breastfeeding Events

    Montefiore Nyack Hospital Celebrates Motherhood With Breastfeeding Events

    As studies have increasingly shown the benefits of breastfeeding, mothers and newborns in Rockland County are able to receive support from one of the region's premier maternal care centers thanks to Montefiore Nyack Hospital.Recently awarded the 2018 IBCLC Care Award for excellence in lactation care by The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and International Lactation ...

  • Advances In Bariatric Surgery Lead To Long-Lasting Weight Loss

    Advances In Bariatric Surgery Lead To Long-Lasting Weight Loss

    For those suffering from obesity, newer surgical weight-loss procedures can help shed pounds and encourage better health, without many of the complications seen in older surgeries.Dr. Jonathan Arad, a bariatric surgeon at Montefiore Nyack Hospital, says patients who undergo gastric sleeve surgery on average lose 65 percent of their excess body weight, and often no longer need to take ...

  • Water And Sunscreen: The Ultimate Summer Safeguards

    Water And Sunscreen: The Ultimate Summer Safeguards

    During the warm summer months, it's crucial to take simple steps to protect against a variety of heat-related illnesses.“It’s important to stop heat-related illness before it progresses to heat stroke, which can be life-threatening,” said Dr. Jeffrey Rabrich, medical director of Emergency Medicine at Montefiore Nyack Hospital. “With heat-related illness, the thing to watch out for is ...

  • Protect Yourself From Lyme Disease This Summer

    Protect Yourself From Lyme Disease This Summer

    Lyme disease is on the rise, especially during active tick months from May through July. That’s why it’s especially important to take the steps to protect yourself from ticks through simple precautionary measures.“It’s so important to check yourself and your family for ticks after you’ve been hiking, gardening, camping or doing other outdoor activities,” said Dr. Azfar Chak, chief of ...

  • Compress And Control: Save Lives And Stop Bleeding During An Emergency

    Compress And Control: Save Lives And Stop Bleeding During An Emergency

    Knowing how to stop bleeding can be potentially lifesaving.“Whether it’s caused by a natural or manmade disaster or an accident, knowing how to stop bleeding can save the life of someone who has a non-fatal wound,” said Jennifer Pastiglione, trauma program manager at Montefiore Nyack Hospital. “Too often, someone with a non-fatal wound dies from bleeding, when it could have been ...

  • Suffering From Arthritis? Here Are Seven Things You Need To Know

    Suffering From Arthritis? Here Are Seven Things You Need To Know

    Many newly diagnosed arthritis patients find themselves filled with questions and misconceptions about the painful condition. In honor of Arthritis Awareness Month, and to help set the record straight, Dr. Oliver Kurucz, chief of rheumatology at Montefiore Nyack Hospital, discussed the most common questions he hears from newly-diagnosed patients:Q: What is arthritis?A: The word ...

  • From Pumps To Phones, How To Reduce Aches And Pains At The Office

    From Pumps To Phones, How To Reduce Aches And Pains At The Office

    For women who work in an office, heading to work pain-free may seem like an impossible task. In many cases, these professionals face an array of issues that can lead to feet, back, neck and wrist pain, despite it being a largely avoidable occurrence. “Many sources of pain and injury in women are related to the shoes and bags they wear to work,” said Dr. Jason Fond, director of ...

  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: A Powerful Tool To Promote Wound Healing

    Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: A Powerful Tool To Promote Wound Healing

    For patients in Rockland County suffering from chronic wounds that don't heal with normal rest and care, a treatment known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy can offer futuristic healing with incredible results.When left untreated, certain wounds can be serious and potentially devastating -- in some cases, leading to amputation. “We’re very aggressive about having wounds heal and getting ...

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