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  • Northern Westchester Hospital Brings Group Support To Parkinson's Patients

    Northern Westchester Hospital Brings Group Support To Parkinson's Patients

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- A Parkinson's Disease diagnosis can trigger fear and uncertainty. Patients and loved ones often wonder how long until signs will begin to manifest, and try to come to grips with their new reality. Thankfully for those facing this challenge, Northern Westchester Hospital is offering area residents guidance and support through a one-of-a-kind Parkinson's Support ...

  • Give The Gift Of Life At County-Wide Organ Donation Sign-Ups

    Give The Gift Of Life At County-Wide Organ Donation Sign-Ups

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- With more than half a million new enrollees in 2016, New York has become one of the fastest-growing organ donation states in the country, but unfortunately only 30 percent of New Yorkers over age 18 have enrolled as organ donors – well-below the national average of 52 percent. With nearly 10,000 people in the greater New York metropolitan area alone waiting for a ...

  • A Danger Or Discomfort? NWH Helps Women Understand Uterine Fibroids

    A Danger Or Discomfort? NWH Helps Women Understand Uterine Fibroids

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- For many women, experiencing unexpected, intense abdominal pressure can be a cause for immediate concern. However, they're not alone and this type of pain may be common and easily diagnosed.Known as uterine fibroids, these benign tumors often form in the walls of the uterus, often existing completely unrecognized by women. However, seemingly overnight, these growths ...

  • Spine Surgery Patient Finally Experiences Pain-Free Life

    Spine Surgery Patient Finally Experiences Pain-Free Life

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Over the years, chronic back, head and arm pain had become an everyday problem for Ed. Headaches, numbness and fatigue had developed over time, all stemming from underlying problems with his spine.Looking to alleviate the pain and take back his life, Ed met with orthopedic surgeon Dr. Marshal Peris at Northern Westchester Hospital. "When I first met Dr. Peris, ...

  • Have Your Spine's Back: Avoid Discomfort With Simple Precautions

    Have Your Spine's Back: Avoid Discomfort With Simple Precautions

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- As we sit, stand, bend and stretch throughout the course of a day, our backs are in constant motion. But like most medical ailments, a little prevention goes a long way to keep spines healthy and happy. To avoid chronic pain, Dr. Marshal Peris of Northern Westchester Hospital offered some simple precautionary steps."When dealing with back and spine discomfort, ...

  • Northern Westchester Hospital's Hip Surgery Leaves Painkillers Behind

    Northern Westchester Hospital's Hip Surgery Leaves Painkillers Behind

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Undergoing a surgery can be a major disruption to everyday life. Missing work, school and requiring weeks of medication can often be enough to discourage even the most pain-affected person to put off a procedure. That's exactly why Ian, a patient at Northern Westchester Hospital, had avoided a long-overdue hip replacement. "I needed hip replacement because I ...

  • Joint Treatment At NWH Offers An Escape From Chronic Pain

    Joint Treatment At NWH Offers An Escape From Chronic Pain

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- For some people, chronic knee pain can put limitations on life. Leisurely summer walks, light exercise or even a flight of stairs may cause considerable pain and discomfort. Often times, those who suffer miss out by staying home and giving their knees a rest. Now, thanks to a dramatically modernized approach to joint treatment available at the Orthopedic and Spine ...

  • Local Bands Rock On To Benefit Hospital's Music Therapy Program

    Local Bands Rock On To Benefit Hospital's Music Therapy Program

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- For patients who participate in Northern Westchester Hospital's Music Therapy Program, the road to recovery may begin with something as simple as a few strums of the guitar.The Music Therapy Program was brought back to NWH in 2014 as a result of the generous support of Cathy and Paul Shaffer and other members of the community. Since then, the program has brought ...

  • Workplace Snacking - Satisfying The Craving Can Actually Be Good For You

    Workplace Snacking - Satisfying The Craving Can Actually Be Good For You

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- It's a common workday conundrum: it's too early for lunch and too late for breakfast, but your stomach won't stop growling. While heading to the break room and grabbing a quick snack may trigger guilt in the most health-conscious eaters, according to the nutrition experts at Northern Westchester Hospital, snacking during the day isn't necessarily a recipe for diet ...

  • Want To Jump Start Your Day? Try These Power-Packed Breakfast Combinations

    Want To Jump Start Your Day? Try These Power-Packed Breakfast Combinations

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Often billed "the most important meal," a healthy breakfast can set the tone for the rest of the day. However, not all breakfasts are created equal, according to the nutrition experts at Northern Westchester Hospital."For most people, eating a protein and fiber rich breakfast helps to control appetite throughout the day," said Amy Rosenfeld, a ...

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