Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

HEALTH


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...


Rochester Regional Health System welcomes new rural administrator

With the culmination of their final inclusion, Rochester Regional Health System welcomed Clifton Springs...


Lactose intolerant and blaming the dog?

Lactose intolerant and blaming the dog?

Dear Doc, As I have gotten older, milk products upset my stomach and cause...


Breast Cancer Survivor to Embark on 470-Mile Run for Research

Breast Cancer Survivor to Embark on 470-Mile Run for Research

Nearly three years ago, Davina McNaney was a 40-year-old mother of two whom, on...


Mosquitos – Little Bugs with a Big Bite!

Mosquitos – Little Bugs with a Big Bite!

Dear Doc, This summer the mosquitos are feasting on me! Is there a reason...


Improving Antioxidant Therapy: Using Light to Separate the Good from the Bad

Improving Antioxidant Therapy: Using Light to Separate the Good from the Bad

We all know that antioxidants are good for us: most (if not all) dietary...


Pain and stiffness in the middle of my feet

Pain and stiffness in the middle of my feet

Dear Doc, I have been experiencing pain and stiffness in the morning in the...


Slipped Disks, Marriage the Truth About the Pain…

Slipped Disks, Marriage the Truth About the Pain…

Dear Doc, I am stressed out! I am an active 35 year-old and last...


What’s Up Doc? – Notes on Treating Childhood Fever

What’s Up Doc? – Notes on Treating Childhood Fever

Fever gets the attention of moth- ers. Most moms know it the moment it...


Newark Community Health Open House

Newark Community Health Open House

Newark Community Health, part of Finger Lakes Community Health, will be hosting an open...