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Ramapo Daily Voice serves Airmont, Chestnut Ridge, Hillburn, Hillcrest, Kaser, Monsey, Montebello, Mount Ivy, New Hempstead, New Square, Pomona, Sloatsburg, Spring Valley, Suffern, Tallman, Viola & Wesley Hills

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John is a graduate of Villanova University with degrees in History, Communications, and Political Science. A lifelong Norwalk resident, he covers an array of topics from real estate and education to sports and entertainment. John has previously worked as a freelance reporter and brings experience in digital media advertising. A surfer, fisherman, and boater, John is prone to drop everything if the fish begin to bite or the waves are on.

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  1. Feeling Blue? Phelps Hospital Explains How To Combat Seasonal Depression

    Feeling Blue? Phelps Hospital Explains How To Combat Seasonal Depression

    While feeling depressed, stressed or anxious around the holidays can seem to be a function of the season's burdens, research has shown that aside from simple holiday workplace or family stresses, environmental factors may be at play."Some people notice symptoms of depression mainly in the fall and winter months, when the days are shorter and there is a lot less sunlight," said L. Mark ...

  2. Area Golfers, Tennis Players Play For A Purpose At Charity Outings

    Area Golfers, Tennis Players Play For A Purpose At Charity Outings

    Rockland County residents served, drove and putted for a cause last month, raising $228,000 across three golf and tennis events to support Bon Secours Charity Health System, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network.At the 29th Annual Good Samaritan Hospital and Sterling National Bank Golf and Tennis Classic, held at Tuxedo Club in Tuxedo Park, $140,000 were raised to ...

  3. Stay Healthy Year-Round With An Annual Vaccination Schedule

    Stay Healthy Year-Round With An Annual Vaccination Schedule

    While getting a flu shot is a pre-school right of passage for many students, it's important for parents to also make sure their vaccinations are up to date before heading back to their normal fall schedules as well.“It’s well known that children have a vaccination schedule, but many adults aren’t aware there are a number of vaccines they should have to protect them from diseases such as ...

  4. Health Conscious? Highland Medical Shares Five Questions To Ask Your Primary Care Provider

    Health Conscious? Highland Medical Shares Five Questions To Ask Your Primary Care Provider

    Visits to primary care providers are often for a specific reason, rather than a general checkup. No matter the reason for your next visit though, patients should come prepared with some general questions to benefit overall health. Amy Eisenberg, a nurse practitioner at Highland Medical, P.C., Pearl River Internal Medicine, recommends asking the following questions to gain a more ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Good Samaritan Hospital Awarded Funds To Benefit At-Risk Patients

    Good Samaritan Hospital Awarded Funds To Benefit At-Risk Patients

    In order to further its support for medically at-risk, low-income patients with limited or no health insurance, Good Samaritan Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, has been awarded $40,000 in Mission Grant funds from Bon Secours Health System. Nearly $20,000 was awarded to help initiate the Genetic Counseling and Diagnostic Testing: Improving Outcomes for ...

  7. Heading Outside This Summer? Here Are Your Medicine Cabinet Must-Haves

    Heading Outside This Summer? Here Are Your Medicine Cabinet Must-Haves

    Summer's long days and warm nights offer those in the Northeast the chance to enjoy the outdoors from dawn until after dusk. However, from bug bites and rashes to dehydration and sunburn, warm weather is also full of potential health hazards.In order to treat these problems if they occur, Dr. Carin Shapiro, a family physician at Highland Medical, P.C. Orangetown Family Practice, ...

  8. How To Prepare Teen Girls For An Important Health Checkup

    How To Prepare Teen Girls For An Important Health Checkup

    For young women and their mothers, knowing when to begin scheduling visits to their gynecologist can be a tricky decision. While the appropriate time often depends on a variety of factors, Dr. Olga Tusheva, an obstetrician-gynecologist with Highland Medical, P.C., OBS-GYN of Rockland, explained when to think about this transition to womanhood.Generally, the American College of ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Here's How To Prevent Common Summer Illnesses

    Here's How To Prevent Common Summer Illnesses

    When making the most of the warm weather this summer, Bon Secours Medical Group explains how to ensure you and your body are in peak health:Heatstroke poses a danger to athletes and people who work outdoors, and the key to prevention is staying hydrated. “Power drinks are beneficial, but there’s nothing better than good old-fashioned water or salt tablets,” said Dr. George Cox, internal ...

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