Health & Wellness

July 22, 2021

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. Licensed naturopathic physician Dr. Eli Morales discusses vaccinating children for COVID-19 as this week’s guest of podcast host Brett Freeman on Hudson Valley Uncensored.  To listen to the podcast, click HERE or search for Hudson Valley Uncensored on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, ...

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WESTCHESTER, N.Y. - With temperatures are expected to reach 95 degrees today and hover close to 100 degrees on Friday afternoon, the Westchester County Health Department is issuing a heat advisory. As humidity and temperatures rise, residents should avoid strenuous activity, drink lots of water, ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. A few weeks ago, we published a story on our TAPinto website with a link to Survey Monkey asking our readers to answer some questions about whether they planned to vaccinate their children. We had 70 local parents respond to the survey. Responses and suggested questions were used ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- Dr. Maryann Buetti-Sgouros, chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, joins the Hudson Valley Uncensored podcast this week to discuss the topic of whether to vaccinate our children for COVID-19.  You can listen to the podcast by ...

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-Indicates high credit quality for the continuum of care community in Rye, New York-  Rye, NY: Fitch Ratings has assigned an “A-“ issuer default rating (IDR) to the Miriam Osborn Memorial Home Association (The Osborn) and has affirmed its “A-“ revenue rating on revenue bonds issued on The ...

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We are interviewing the chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Northern Westchester Hospital about vaccinating children for COVID-19. Dr. Maryann Buetti-Sgouros will be interviewed on our podcast, Hudson Valley Uncensored, and a synopsis of the interview will be published in this newspaper and on ...

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Susan Salomone, executive director of Drug Crisis In Our Backyard, which was founded after the tragic loss of her son, Justin, to a heroin overdose, is featured in the inaugural podcast of Hudson Valley Uncensored. To listen to the podcast, click HERE.  Salomone joined Hudson Valley Uncensored ...

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Halston Media, the parent company of this newspaper, presents its inaugural “Hudson Valley Uncensored” forum series at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 10th, via Zoom. You can register for this Zoom forum by clicking HERE. The title of the forum is: “Now That It’s Legal, Should Recreational Marijuana ...

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White Plains, NY – Burke Rehabilitation Hospital announced that it has received another three-year accreditation from The Joint Commission, the gold standard for hospitals. The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® accreditation demonstrates continuous compliance with its performance standards ...

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NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - The majority of residents at Salem Hills Rehabilitation and Nursing Center were moved to other facilities recently to make room for nursing home eligible patients who test positive for the coronavirus, but are not symptomatic. The nursing center received the state designation ...

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With the vaccine rollout underway, Westchester County Executive George Latimer and two county medical experts participated in an “Open Conversation on COVID-19,” broadcast Jan. 7 on Facebook Live. The question-and-answer session with Latimer and Dr. Sherlita Amler, the county’s Department of ...

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -  Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and Montefiore Department of Rehabilitation Medicine announced the launch of a new Outpatient Physician Practice, a comprehensive health resource for the community. Housed in a classic building adorned with artwork that provides therapeutic ...

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Three-part series will cover Alzheimer’s disease, estate planning & real estate Rye, NY: The Osborn, a private, non-profit continuum of care community, announced a three-session webinar series on ‘Planning for the Future’ – exploring crucial topics concerning the future of seniors amid the ...

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White Plains, NY: Burke Rehabilitation Hospital launched its Community Garden to support employee wellness and healthy living through optimal nutrition. Burke employees volunteered to plant, weed and water the squash, tomatoes, peppers, herbs and other starter plants from Westchester County’s Stone ...

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The Osborn, a private, non-profit continuum of care community, announced that VP of Sales Christa Picciano-Daniello has been appointed vice president of LeadingAge New York’s Retirement Housing Cabinet. “LeadingAge New York is the major advocacy group for aging services and provides such ...

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WHITE PLAINS,N.Y. - Burke Rehabilitation Hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Nursing Valerie Vermiglio-Kohn was named a “Notable in Health Care” by Crain’s New York Business. This award honors the professional, civic and philanthropic achievements of professionals in the health ...

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Since the onset of the pandemic, families are spending extra time indoors and either the dust bunnies are multiplying more quickly than before or maybe we are just noticing them more!  The idea of having an outside cleaning person or service help tackle the house cleaning tasks and put your home ...

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