April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD). Have you taken the time to document your healthcare decisions? [...]
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released updated pediatric immunization schedules for 2017. [...]
St. Peter’s Health Partners will host its 18th annual Journey Through The Body© on Friday, March 31, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday, April 1, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Crossgates Mall. [...]
Researchers and medical professionals have long suspected the types of food Americans eat play a role in the rising number of individuals battling obesity and diabetes. New scientific evidence explains why. [...]
For independent seniors, the ability to summon help at the time of a fall is critical to keeping an emergency from turning into a tragedy. A medical alert system can offer seniors and their families the peace of mind that help is just a button push away. [...]
Recovery from an injury or illness, particularly for seniors, can often be a long journey. Family involvement is very important at this stage, as there are a number of considerations when planning post-discharge care.
March is National Nutrition Month, which makes it the perfect time to highlight the importance of whole grains! [...]
St. Peter’s Health Partners has joined the Smoke Free Movies Week of Action, February 19 - 26, to urge Hollywood executives to remove smoking from youth-rated films. [...]
Good dental care is vital to overall health, so engaging children early ensures a lifetime of healthy smiles. [...]
February is National Cancer Prevention Month - learn the steps you can take to prevent cancer in your life.