Health in New City, NY

"I've been getting online bullied and in public by people for 9 months," the 'Saturday Night Live' star wrote in an emotional statement on Instagram.

"Functioning depression sounds like 'I’m OK' when everyone asks how you are doing."

Mental health diagnoses and treatment of college students increased substantially between 2007 and 2017. More than one-third of students reported a diagnosed condition in 2016-2017, according to a study published online today in Psychiatric Services in Advance.

In the early 2000s, when there were just two psychiatrists serving over 12 million people, Zimbabwe had to get creative to treat depression. Now, one bright idea -- the Friendship Bench -- is spreading far and wide.

With very hot weather in the forecast, take simple steps to stay cool and help prevent heat-related illnesses

It’s enough to make your skin crawl. The two of you may not be alone in your vacation getaway this summer. With the rise of technology and hidden surveillance cameras – accessible from your smart phone. We at Fellows Hymowitz PC have noticed an alarming rise in video surveillance and privacy claims. Imagine renting a...

You may be causing yourself more stress by jumping from task-to-task—but you can learn to curb stress by managing your to-do list one task at a time! By Carol Rickard I was thinking back to when I started working at the hospital and how much better I have gotten at managing stress since then! Back then, I used to average about three migraines a month & thought there was nothing I could do to stop them. WRONG. I started seeing a new doctor…

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The best days in Rockland County start with a fun event! Find it here – festivals, parades, concerts and shows, art exhibits, sporting events, holiday celebrations, special tours and more.

The singer seems to be doing well after receiving treatment. Last week, Michelle let her following know that her struggle with depression has led her to seek help for her mental health. After receiving treatment for a couple of weeks, the singer is now opening up about her experience. Although she d...

Do you know more about diet, exercise and nutrition than the average American? Most of them failed our Fat IQ quiz. Take the quiz now!

“Can you pass the Fat IQ test? - WSB's Sabrina Cupit reports.”

New MDVIP and Ipsos survey revealed that while most Americans say they know how to eat right, more than half scored a failing grade on a basic quiz about dietary facts and weight loss.

On June 23, 2018, Fellows Hymowitz, P.C. attorney Dan Solinsky gave a lecture to other attorneys in Midtown Manhattan. The lecture was entitled Topics in Ethics 2018 and each of the attendees received credit toward their professional Continuing Legal Education. Dan lectured the attorneys on Intra-Firm Attorney Client Privileges, Waiver of Attorney Client Privileges and Former...

First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray discusses stigma and stereotypes surrounding mental illness in the United States.

It’s much quieter on the UW-Madison now than it was a month ago. Conlin Bass was among the tens of thousands of students studying for finals and getting his summer plans finalized. It’s also an opportunity to catch his colleagues before they leave campus and expand the fashion statement that he started a few years ago.

Researchers continue to study homeopathic sleep aids and have found that aromatherapy, music therapy and L-theanine can be effective in helping you sleep better.

According to “Women in the World” and “Men’s Health” magazine, Chelsea Covington, is an advocate of going “bare chested”. She prefers to use this term as opposed to “topless” because to her it connotes that she’s lacking something. She wants the right afforded to men of going shirtless on the beaches of Ocean City, Maryland....

By Daniel Justus Solinsky of Fellows Hymowitz, PC If I hear about one more loved one getting an “Instapot” or electric pressure cooker, I’m going to explode – bad pun. If you are in the market for one of these items, you need to read this article. Pressure cookers have the ability to cook food...

I’ve often shared the habits and techniques I use to handle stress in my life. But this week I’d like to do something different. I’d like to share ot

Just had oral surgery? Had your wisdom teeth removed? Eating can be hard, and it is important for healing to eat only soft foods for a few days. With these suggestions, you won't get bored with food!

It is important that addicted people receive support from those close to them. Learn what you can do to help an addict.

New York educators met Thursday to train and talk about addressing mental health concerns among students.

Local dental societies this February can participate in National Children’s Dental Health Month by planning any number of activities, from offering dental health screenings and giving school presentations to organizing coloring or essay contests and sponsoring a display at the local library. Suggested activities and ideas to assist with publicity efforts are available in the downloadable 2018 NCDHM Program Planning Guide available on the ADA’s website.

There has been a national Panera Bread voluntary recall of cream cheese products from its bakery/café’s. This includes 14 locations in the Hudson Valley after one of the cafés showed listeria contamination. The organism is called listeria monocytogenes. It can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in children and the elderly and those with compromised …

New high-tech treatments may be able to repair cavities without fillings and even regrow entire teeth.

PR campaigns that suggest it is OK to feel down on one day don’t help, says freelance writer Anita Sethi