If a pregnant woman with high blood pressure and no history of headache suddenly develops a headache that quickly gets worse, she could be at risk for pregnancy complications, including preeclampsia, which put both the mother and fetus at risk.
17-Aug-2015 4:05 PM EDT
Breastfeeding can have many benefits for babies like helping strengthen their immune system, but getting comfortable with breastfeeding can take practice and persistence for new moms and their newborns. To help educate patients, the community and...
31-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Researchers at Montefiore and Einstein Present at Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2015
Montefiore and Einstein Researchers to Present Alzheimer's and Dementia Research at AAIC Conference (July 18-23); Topics include risk factors for developing aMCI and and dementia in older adults.
14-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Earlier today, the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that the Affordable Care Act will remain unchanged, and that the government can continue to subsidize health care coverage through the federal exchange in states without state exchanges.
25-Jun-2015 4:05 PM EDT
As many begin to spend long summer days outside, it’s crucial to have the right information about skin protection and the dangers of sun exposure. Today, Montefiore dermatologist Dr. Holly Kanavy debunks many widely-shared myths regarding skin...
17-Jun-2015 9:45 AM EDT
Dr. Giles Peek Named Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, and Co-Director, Pediatric Heart Center at Montefiore and Einstein
Dr. Peek is an internationally renowned pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon with extensive experience in newborn and complex pediatric cardiothoracic surgery. His surgical outcomes are among the finest in the United Kingdom and the world.
11-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT
New Study Reviews Undertreated Side Effect From Cancer Treatment and Recommendations for Managing Symptoms
Investigators from Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care have announced new findings from an extensive literature review published today in the Annals of Oncology. This review found that side effects from regorafenib like redness and swelling...
1-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Montefiore to Enhance Patient Care in Yonkers Through New Partnership with St. John's Riverside Hospital
Montefiore Health System and St. John’s Riverside Hospital have announced that they have formally signed an affiliation agreement. This new partnership will provide patients in Yonkers and Rivertown access to Montefiore’s proactive,...
27-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT
Leading Breast Cancer Docs & Breast Cancer Survivors Available for Interviews on Screening, Treatment and Support Trends #Breastcancerawarenessmonth
30-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Kari Collins, Ph.D., director of mental health services at the Montefiore School Health Program shares advice for parents on how to ease kids into the new school year.
12-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT
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This winter has been one of the coldest on record, but spring allergy season is already beginning and it’s time for sufferers to start preparing now. An estimated 50 million Americans suffer from allergies, which are commonly called hay fever.
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As summer comes to a close, kids head back to school and preparation for fall begins, don’t’ forget to consider fall allergies. An estimated 35 million Americans suffer from allergies, which in the fall begin in late August and peak in...
10-Sep-2013 10:00 AM EDT