Banning Flavored E-Cigarettes

Governor Cuomo is calling for an end to the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, but doesn’t go far enough, according to the American Heart Association. “We need to protect the health of all New Yorkers by prohibiting the sale of all flavors in all tobacco products,” said Caitlin

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Combating Rising Costs of Generic Medications

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, in partnership with 18 independent and locally-operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) companies throughout the country and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), announced a partnership with nonprofit generic drug company,Civica RX, to create a subsidiary dedicated to lowering

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Autism Services hosts sensory night at Botanical Gardens

Autism Services, Inc. will host Sensory Night at Lumagination, 6:00-9:00pm on Wednesday, January 29. Lumagination is a captivating and interactive exhibit that will transform the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens with light, sound and imagination through February 29, 2020. Representatives from Autism Services, including Asperger’s group

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Woman-Up Conference January 30!

Get Ready for the Woman-Up Conference on January 30! As the only conference in the country dedicated to advancing women through using neuroscience (hard science to advance performance) we are thrilled to announce our January 2020 event where our male counterparts are invited as well. The brain

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Roswell Park Hires Chief Pharmacy Officer

Dr. Lijian Cai to examine pharmaceutical trends, operations as he oversees program at cancer center Dr. Cai brings knowledge of medication safety, pharmaceutical training Oversees operations on main campus, and outpatient pharmacy, hospital-based satellite locations Advocate of pharmaceutical industry transparency in wake of recent drug shortages BUFFALO,

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Businesses and Schools Needed for Hospice Buffalo’s Spring Bouquet Sale

Local businesses, organizations and schools are invited to participate in Hospice Buffalo’s 34th Annual Hospice Spring Bouquet Sale™ for the Pre-Sale phase held in January and February. Participants simply assign a coordinator from their organization to take their employees’ bouquet orders. Bouquets will be delivered right to your door

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How Stress Weakens Immunity Against Cancer

Roswell Park Team Helps Explain How Chronic Stress Weakens Immunity Against Cancer Researchers identify new mechanism associated with aggressive growth in cancer tumors Team found chronic stress can increase MSDC cells, leading to tumor growth One of the first studies to explain the impacts of stress on

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Medical 411: Blood Disorders

By Annette Pinder Hereditary blood disorders affect males and females of all races and socio-economic levels. Fortunately, for those affected regionally, Western New York BloodCare (WNYBC) provides specialized diagnostic and health maintenance services to support these individuals. Hemophilia. One of the most known hereditary bleeding disorders, hemophilia

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Vertigo and Dizziness: My Own Personal Experience

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Are You Experiencing Vertigo and Dizziness? Don’t Wait Years to Get the Help You Need to Fix a Common Condition! by Annette Pinder Suddenly, I was waking up dizzy every day. You know how sometimes when you’re on an elevator, and it dips suddenly, making your stomach

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