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WTEN: Local Hospitals Place Restrictions on Visitors

November 10, 2020

Steven Hanks, M.D., chief clinical officer for SPHP, appeared on WTEN to discuss new visitor restrictions now in place at SPHP acute care facilities. The restrictions were implemented on November 7 in response to an increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations. [...]

WTEN: Siena College Survey Finds Capital Region Supports Tobacco Control

October 29, 2020

WTEN/News10 aired a story featuring Judy Rightmyer, director of Capital District Tobacco-Free Communities (CDTFC). Rightmyer discussed a new Siena College Research Institute survey which finds strong community support for a range of tobacco control measures. CDTFC is a grant-supported program of St. Peter's Health Partners. [...]

WTEN: Understanding the Potential Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer

September 9, 2020

Ajaz Khan, M.D., medical director of medical oncology at St. Peter's Health Partners, appeared on WTEN/News10 to discuss ovarian cancer as part of Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. Dr. Khan talked about the symptoms of the disease, why it's difficult to detect early, and ways to treat it. [...]

WTEN: Women’s Health — Primary Peritoneal Cancer

September 2, 2020

Heidi Godoy, M.D. , a gynecologic oncologist practicing with Women's Cancer Care Associates and affiliated with St. Peter's Hospital, appeared on WTEN/News10 to discuss primary peritoneal cancer (PPC). A relatively rare cancer, PPC can be difficult to diagnose in the early stages of the disease. September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. [...]
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