Health in Richmond Hill, NY

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Did you know that over 40 million people in the U.S have bad breath? Most of the time you aren’t able to smell your own breath!

Life expectancy stays relatively flat, but deaths from suicide and drug overdoses continue to climb.

Antibiotics won't help your cold, yet many people assume they will. WebMD explains why using antibiotics for a virus is a bad idea.

Regular and sufficient sleep from early childhood may be important for gaining healthy body weight in adolescence, suggests a new study.

Decorating your home for the holidays is always so much fun, but did you know that each year an estimated 250 house fires nationwide are caused by faulty holiday lights? Here are some tips for keeping your home safe this year
• Never use indoor lights for outdoors use.
• Turn off the indoor tree lights before going to bed or whenever you leave the house.
• Do not connect more than three sets of lights to each extension cord.
• Make sure…

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Statistics suggest that about 10-20% of adults over the age of 65 are depressed. The number of older adults that are frail—which essentially means being weak and having a higher chance of getting injured—is also estimated to be similar. Both depression and frailty are associated with a number of negative effects in older age, such as a…

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Dr. Boris wraps up the first season of Healthy Living with advice about staying active during the holidays. Learn more at www.nektalovhealth.com/ #ch...

Integrative Nutrition Coach, Soraida Cottes, talks about being motivated and choosing NOT to have new years resolutions! Learn more at www.nektalovhe...

There are some signs of heart attacks, but they can differ depending on sex. Here are the signs of heart attacks in women.

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Anxiety disorders are a group of mental health conditions that include generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and phobias. Together with stress-related issues like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), these conditions have all been found to have negative impact on patients’ lives, such as a reduced quality of life and increased risk for heart disease…

We are in the month of December and cases of flu are being reported by physician’s offices and hospital emergency rooms. None of us want to catch the flu so it is a good idea to take some preventative measures that can help us to stay healthy
Here are a few of the ways we can prevent getting the flu:
• Everyone who is six months of age and older should get the vaccine every year
• Avoid close contact with people who…

Rosemary has been providing Community Habilitation services to Wasiq for the past decade. She has been a constant source of support in his life and this has fostered a strong bond with both Wasiq as well as with his mother. Rosemary will accommodate unforeseen circumstances to the best of her ability; on days that his mother is ill, she has gone to their apartment early in the morning to assist Wasiq with breakfast and to get him dressed and off to school
Rosemary…