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Pharmaceutical Services at NFMMC

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC) dedicates Center for Pharmaceutical Services                                                   Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center today celebrated a significant improvement in its ability to provide high end pharmacy care with the dedication of a new $1 million Center for Pharmaceutical Services. Located on the medical center’s seventh floor, the ne... »

Reddy Bikeshare To Launch in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, NY – March 5, 2019. The City of Niagara Falls announced today that bikesharing will become available to residents and visitors later this year. Reddy Bikeshare in partnership with Independent Health will continue to be operated by non-profit Shared Mobility Inc., but with additional support from the City of Niagara Falls. Bringing Reddy bikes to Niagara Falls is part of the ci... »

Botanical Gardens Celebrations

The Botanical Gardens Celebrates the Healing Power of Plants, Arbor Day and “Upcycling” Plants this Spring Buffalo, NY – The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced the Healing Power of Plants which will take place on March 30 from 10:00am-3:00pm, a celebration of Arbor Day 2019 on April 26 and in the spirit of upcycling plants, they announced their popular Spring Bulb Sale which... »

Stroke can Happen to Anyone–know the facts and get the resources from the American Heart and Stroke Association

In light of actor, Luke Perry’s death, due to a massive stroke, the American Heart Association sends our condolences to his family, friends, and fans. The American Heart Association would like to remind you about information and resources that can help when it comes to dealing with stroke. Stroke Types: Stroke can be caused either by a clot obstructing the flow of blood to the brain (called an isc... »

Dr. Daniel P. Schaefer, Ophthalmologist with Atwal Eye Care, Named President American Society Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

At the business meeting of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS), Dr. Daniel P. Schaefer, M.D., F.A.C.S., Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic and Facial Reconstruction Specialist with Atwal Eye Care at 4590 Main Street, Amherst, was elected to the position of 2019 President of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. American Soci... »

JOHN R. OISHEI CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND UBMD PEDIATRICS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP WITH PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES OF WESTERN NEW YORK–Key stakeholders team up to enhance cardiac care for kids in our region

John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital and UBMD Pediatrics have announced a new partnership with Pediatric Cardiology Associates of Western New York, LLC (PCAWNY), led by Joseph Orie, MD, to enhance inpatient cardiac care for infants, children and adolescents. Dr. Orie, who was recently appointed medical director of pediatric cardiology at Oishei Children’s Hospital, will provide inpatient care at Ois... »

Lowering Colorectal Cancer Risk

Lowering Colorectal Cancer Risk with Diet and Lifestyle Research finds processed meats such as hot dogs increase risk while whole grains lower the risk.   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in both men and women in the U.S. and research shows an alarming rate of increase among younger adults over more than a decade. Experts at the American Institute for Can... »