Defenseman Calvin de Haan visits Cohen Children’s Medical Center to cheer kids, talking hockey, signing autographs and handing out gifts such as t-shirts and cups
The Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine presented 102 new medical students with white coats at a special ceremony held in the John Cranford Adams Playhouse at Hofstra University on Friday, Oct...
According to a new study, a daily glass of red wine may improve cardiovascular health of people with type 2 diabetes
A 30 minute daily workout may not be enough to protect your heart. New research suggests, we need at least 60 to 90 minutes of vigorous exercise a day to reduce the risk of heart disease
Dr. Keri Peterson, internist at Lenox Hill Hospital explains how to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) by creating a safe sleeping environment for your baby.
Former "World's Fattest Man" gets free life-changing surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital after losing 650 pounds.
Dr. Darius Kohan, Chief of Otology/Neurotology explains why 3-D movies can make some viewers nauseous and dizzy.
Having hired more than 400 veterans over the past two years, the North Shore-LIJ Health System has joined with Nassau County to support veterans’ recruitment through a workshop called Barracks to Business: Translating Military Skills into Career Success, which will be held on Oct...
Taking anti-psychotic medications while pregnant has become known as detrimental for th ebaby, but it does not add much risk of birth defects, so women on these medications should consult with their physician about their treatment path.
North Shore-LIJ's Dr. Curtis Reisinger discusses the therapeutic benefits of handwashing the dishes.
Hundreds of brain aneurysm survivors and their families participate in Long Island's Seventh Annual Brain Aneurysm Awareness Walk at Jones Beach, raising funds for North Shore-LIJ's Brain Aneurysm Center and the Brain Aneurysm Foundation.
The Center for Cerebrovascular Surgery and Endovascular Neurosurgery at Lenox Hill Hospital offers comprehensive care for blood vessel disorders of the brain and spine...
The 3-D effect of the new movie “The Walk” is so authentic that many audience members are experiencing vertigo and nausea.
The risk of complications associated with breast cancer surgery are relatively low but as TV personality Sandra Lee discovered earlier this year, even the safest surgeries contain some risk...
3-week-old twins Gavin and Liam Faeth have their slightly misshapen ears corrected via a painless, non-surgical technique called ear molding
Laura Castro was diagosed with thyroid cancer during an unrelated doctor's visit for back pain. See how early detection played a big role in her treatment.
Treatments for psoriasis have come a long way, says Dr. Doris Day, dermatologist at Lenox Hill Hospital.