Addressing childhood obesity

Addressing childhood obesity

Parents can best help their children overcome obesity and develop healthy eating habits by adopting a “family treatment” approach to positive habits, including acting as a “champion” for good choices and being a healthy role model. That’s the message to families with children who are overweight or

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BlueCross BlueShield Primary Care

BlueCross BlueShield Primary Care

Primary Care Practice Designed Exclusively For BlueCross BlueShield Members to Launch Fall 2019 – Latus Medical Care Growing National Trend Increases Access to Primary Care Latus Medical Care, a new innovative primary care practice that will exclusively serve BlueCross BlueShield members, will begin accepting patients in Fall

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Moving from How to Why – Suicide Awareness

Moving from How to Why - Suicide Awareness

Moving from Why to How – Suicide Prevention Strategies in Erie County by Jessica C. Pirro, Crisis Services CEO When someone dies by suicide, the first question we often ask is “Why?” Why didn’t we know he was struggling? Why didn’t she get help? Why didn’t he

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Unraveling the Mystery of Complex Medical Conditions

Unraveling the Mystery of Complex Medical Conditions

Chiari malformation, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, and Syringomyelia — Second Opinions, Being Creative, and Recognizing that Each Patient is Different By Madeleine Kates Chiari malformation and associated conditions including Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Syringomyelia were recently the focus of a medical conference held at Buffalo’s Hyatt Regency that drew neurological

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Meeting the Challenging Face of Health Care Delivery

Meeting the Challenging Face of Health Care Delivery

Health Care Delivery at GPPC: This isn’t your parents’ Buffalo anymore! By Matthew Chandler Travel through virtually any part of the Queen City and you’ll notice one thing — growth. And lots of it. From the incredible changes on the waterfront, to the rapid development along the

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How Often Do Kids Need Eye Exams?

How Often Do Kids Need Eye Exams?

We all know that changing and diminished vision are a normal part of aging. But even children can experience changing vision, highlighting the importance of kids receiving routine eye exams. The frequency of eye exams depends on a child’s age and condition of his or her eyesight.

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Homestead Stables by Heritage Hosts Equine Ambassador Riding for Domestic Violence Awareness

Homestead Stables by Heritage Hosts Equine Ambassador Riding for Domestic Violence Awareness

Meredith Cherry is spending time this week at Homestead Stables by Heritage in Gerry, NY. Meredith is a domestic violence survivor and is currently traveling alone with her horse Apollo for four years on a continuous ride named The Centauride, which spans 10,000 miles and 48 states,

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