Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

HEALTH


Ask a Doc: 10 Tips for a Successful School Year

Ask a Doc: 10 Tips for a Successful School Year

by Dr Michael Jordan Once again, it’s time to start thinking about gearing up...


Local healthcare providers try to overcome parental resistance towards HPV vaccine

Local healthcare providers try to overcome parental resistance towards HPV vaccine

The Human Papillomavirus, or HPV, is a common virus that, according to the Centers...


Ask a Doc: Arch Pain in Summertime

Ask a Doc: Arch Pain in Summertime

by Paul Stasko, DPM Health Columnist Dear Doctor: I have been experiencing pain in...


Ask a Doc: What is a Hospitalist?

Ask a Doc: What is a Hospitalist?

Dear Doc: When I was recently hospitalized, I did not see my family doctor....


Ask A Doc: A disease with a Bull’s-eye rash?

Ask A Doc: A disease with a Bull’s-eye rash?

By Michael Jordan, MD “I’d like to kiss you way back in the sticks...


Ask A Doc: What is Ice Cream Brain Freeze?

Ask A Doc: What is Ice Cream Brain Freeze?

Dear Doc: I visit my mother in the nursing home each week and we...


The Miracle of Birth

The Miracle of Birth

by Dr. Michael Jordan Birth is never routine, no matter how I am called...


Ask A Doc: Mosquitoes and ZIKA

Ask A Doc: Mosquitoes and ZIKA

Dear Doc: My husband and I are planning on starting a family. With all...


Immune drug for deadly skin cancer shows long-term survival

Immune drug for deadly skin cancer shows long-term survival

By LINDSEY TANNER AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) A new kind of drug for...


Ask A Doc: Birth Control and Teens

Ask A Doc: Birth Control and Teens

By Dr. Tara Gallasch, Health Columnist Dear Doc: My daughter is 17-years-old and has...


Silent but Deadly, High Blood Pressure

Silent but Deadly, High Blood Pressure

Dear Doc: I am a 55-year-old and recently went to the doctor after many...


Climate Change and Child Health

Climate Change and Child Health

April 22nd is Earth Day and April 29th is Arbor Day so, it seems...


Dangers of  Mixing Alcohol and Pregnancy

Dangers of Mixing Alcohol and Pregnancy

Dear Doc: My best friend is the first one of our group of friends...


Mosquito Protection is essential

Mosquito Protection is essential

With summer fast approaching, mosquito season is right around the corner. With a new...


Building a Resilient Child

Building a Resilient Child

In pediatric practice we see all types of parents and most do a good...


Ask A Doc: Heel”ing” Foot Pain

Ask A Doc: Heel”ing” Foot Pain

Dear Doctor: I am having pain in the back of my foot located at...


Newark Wayne Announces First Daisy Nurse Leadership Award winner

Newark Wayne Announces First Daisy Nurse Leadership Award winner

Congratulations to Rochester Regional Health’s Newark-Wayne Community Hospital (NWCH) Women’s Care Unit Nurse Manager,...


New owners at Blossom View Nursing Home

New owners at Blossom View Nursing Home

On March 1st, it became official, the Blossom View Nursing Home, located at 6884...


March 12th Open House for Newark Urgent Care

March 12th Open House for Newark Urgent Care

UR Medicine’s Thompson Health will host a community open house on Saturday, March 12,...


Ask A Doc: Shingles and Chicken Pox

Ask A Doc: Shingles and Chicken Pox

Dear Doc: I recently visited my grandfather at an area nursing home and noted...


The Flu, No Sneezing Matter!

The Flu, No Sneezing Matter!

Dear Doc, I am a healthy busy 52-year-old male. I have never gotten the...


Men’s Health – Men Need Cancer Screenings

Men’s Health – Men Need Cancer Screenings

Dear Doc, I often read about women’s cancer screening issues in the media in...


Safe Sleep for Infants

Safe Sleep for Infants

Practicing pediatric medicine is really a privilege; to see children grow and become individual...


Knowing Your Risk for Breast Cancer Can Save Your Life!

Knowing Your Risk for Breast Cancer Can Save Your Life!

Dear Doc, I am a breast cancer survivor. A screening mammogram picked up my...


How to Protect Against Sexual Assault

How to Protect Against Sexual Assault

Dr. Tara Gellasch Health Columnist Question: Recently I was shocked to hear that one...


Dentist asks me about my general health?

Dentist asks me about my general health?

by Dr. Nagpaul Health Columnist Dear Doc,   I was recently at the dentist and...


Sports for Kids While Preventing Injuries

Sports for Kids While Preventing Injuries

As school starts up again, more and more kids will be returning back to...


New Director for Council on Alcoholism

New Director for Council on Alcoholism

The Council on Alcoholism and Addictions of the Finger Lakes and its Board of...


Newark Wayne Spring Fest

Newark Wayne Spring Fest

Newark-Wayne Community Hospital, DeMay Living Center and the Rochester Regional Medical Group hosted the...


Newark Wayne Hospital cuts ribbon on New CT Scanner

Team members, supporters and friends of Newark-Wayne Community Hospital gathered on Thursday afternoon, June...