August 10, 2011 RSS feed / Health

Hudson Valley Hospital Center Ahead of the Curve on Breastfeeding Support

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says hospitals are not doing enough to support breastfeeding, but that is not the case at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, where breastfeeding support is the number one priority. More...

A Little Lotion Can Cut Skin Cancer Risk

The summer sun has left Hudson Valley residents sweltering in recent weeks, but it also may be silently wreaking havoc on their skin. More...

U.S. News Ranks Putnam Hospital Center

Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel has been ranked in the New York metropolitan area in U.S. News Media & World Report’s 2011-12 Best Hospitals rankings, available online at The rankings, annually published by U.S. More...

Getting Down to the Wheat of the Matter

Amber’s Gluten-Free Style

A small but notable niche in the food market is providing a business opportunity for Putnam County native Amber McCarthy. More...

Loving Get Well Wishes from Abrionna

Proud mom Brandy Capolino of Beacon sent us this photo of her daughter, 8-year-old Abrionna Capolino, who made a donation last week to Locks of Love. More...

Free Supply of Nicotine Replacements

Tobacco use causes more deaths each year than alcohol, heroin, cocaine, HIV, homicides, suicides, fires and auto crashes combined. More...

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