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In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) for Veterans

VA Now Offers In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Services for Veterans The Department of Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce amendments to regulations regarding fertility counseling and treatment available to certain Veterans and spouses. VA currently provides certain infertility services other than in vitro fertilization (IVF) to Veterans as part of the medical benefits package. This interim final ... »

Seneca National of Indians Compact Agreement

By Joseph A. Ruffolo In recent weeks, much has been speculated about the future of the Seneca Nation of Indians Compact Agreement with New York State. Several groups have weighed in on what has happened, what has not happened and what should happen with the agreement. As a Niagara Falls native and CEO of one of the area’s largest employers, I wish to direct our attention instead toward what has ha... »

What You Don’t Know About Olmsted Parks and the Conservancy that Supports them

by Shannon Traphagen We all know that active, outdoor lifestyles contribute to leading healthier lives, and the Western New York region is fortunate to have access to the beautiful Olmsted park system. Believe it or not, Olmsted was the first urban park system ever designed in the United States, as a supportive outlet for healthy living. And access to natural scenery and park activities play a rol... »

Great Networking Experience for Partners with a Shared Vision

On Saturday April 22nd from 8:30-2:00 pm, at the Foundry Suites, the WNY at Work radio show will highlight a wonderful opportunity for networking with some of the region’s most influential leaders in the areas of Leadership, Business, Education, Government, Economic Development, and Community Advocacy that have contributed to the growth of Buffalo New York. The brunch will open with a Busine... »

Dialysis and Kidney Failure: Treatment for a Better Quality of Life

      by Mandip Panesar MS, MD, FASN and Patricia Denny MS Most of us know someone who is a dialysis patient. Kidney failure, resulting in the need for dialysis, strikes as many as one in nine Americans. When kidney function decreases to approximately 10% of its normal function, dialysis is essential to sustain life. Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) is the largest provider of dialy... »

Is Medically-Guided Weight Loss An Option For You?

  It may be. ECMC Synergy Bariatrics offers services designed for patients who experience excessive weight gain and have been unable to lose weight through diet and exercise. Awarded the highest designation as a Comprehensive Center by the American College of Surgeons’ Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, Synergy Bariatrics is a full-service, comprehe... »

Elmwood Village Farmer’s Market Information Tables

  The popular Elmwood Village Farmers Market returns to the corner of Elmwood Avenue and Bidwell Parkway in Buffalo’s historic Elmwood Village on Saturday, May 13, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The outdoor market will take place every Saturday, rain or shine, through Nov. 25. Each week, three different community groups will host an informational table at the market. The following groups are on the sc... »

Momsgiving Saturday May 6 at Schofield Care

You’re Invited to Momsgiving Saturday May 6 at Schofield Care   Just in time for Mother’s Day, Schofield Care is hosting “Momsgiving” on Saturday, May 6 with crafters, food trucks, door prizes every hour, and a spring raffle extravaganza. The event begins at 11:00 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. at Schofield Care, 3333 Elmwood Ave. in the Town of Tonawanda. There’s plenty of free parking and... »

Mayor Brown Announces Improved Response Times By American Medical Response WNY

Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown today announced American Medical Response (AMR) of Western New York has made major improvements in its ambulance service and response times in the City of Buffalo. “We have worked successfully with AMR to achieve a significant improvement in emergency medical response times. The company has improved response times by over 2 minutes and consistently delivers on-time per... »

SkyRide Launch Party

SkyRide Launch Party Set for Saturday April 8  Announcing this year’s exciting new route and festival What: Sharing the 2017 SkyRide route and festival at LaSalle Park will be the highlight of an event to launch the bicycling season and the annual bike ride over Buffalo’s iconic Skyway (Route 5). The launch party is open to bicyclists, SkyRide participants and the public. Those interested in suppo... »

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