There is a plethora of individuals who make it their mission to promote education and awareness around mental health issues—a mission to which I not only relate, but work hard to make a part of my daily life. One of the difficulties in performing such a task is encompassing all the various essential
One of the most common complaints that I hear from clients in therapy is that they have trouble sleeping. This can be for a wide variety of reasons, but regardless of the cause, poor sleep can cause a host of other problems such as irritability, trouble
Do you remember the low-fat craze in the ‘80s? I am not sure people realize it was not so good for our health. As fats were omitted from the food in our diet, refined sugars and high-fructose corn syrup were substituted to make up for the taste. What happened? A
Being a long distance caregiver is challenging. If you live far away from your relative and don’t get a chance to visit often being on the lookout for important signifiers allows you to anticipate issues and act proactively.
Leah, an 8-year-old girl, was complaining of headaches, backaches, dizziness and nausea. After months of specialist visits, hospital stays and batteries of tests, there was no diagnosis in sight.
I know it is a question frequently asked. Multivitamins are one of the most commonly purchased over-the-counter supplements. It is true that a multivitamin will help in a case where there is a nutritional deficiency. However, although it will not cause harm, it may be a waste of money if you are
As the weather starts to warm up and the school year nears its end, our kids are squirming in their seats and are starting to lose their focus. Can we really blame them? For most of the year, we expect them to sit still in their seats, follow instructions and complete their homework on time.
Rambam and Stanford will hold a joint symposium to explore best practices and cutting-edge developments in clinical medicine, research and medical technology.
When cancer rears its ugly head, despair and hopelessness become a reality. People need help on many levels, in addition to medical expertise, and the Cancer Support Team in Purchase, New York, is a powerful, reliable resource. Cancer Support Team (CST) is the only Westchester-based
If you get sick or injured, depending upon where you work, you may have access to short-term disability insurance benefits—either through your major medical with your employer or through a supplemental benefits plan also through your employer.