UB Neurosurgery Grand-Opening of 60,000-Square-Foot Comprehensive Neuroscience Center

UB Neurosurgery’s Grand-Opening of its 60,000-square-foot comprehensive neuroscience center is a state-of-the-art where practitioners can collaborate to best serve patients within one location WILLIAMSVILLE, NY – In late September, UB Neurosurgery (UBNS) opened the doors of its brand new, 60,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Comprehensive Neuroscience Center at 40 George

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Are You Sleep-Deprived?

Univera Healthcare Survey Shows too many adults are sleep deprived Four in 10 upstate New York adults are not getting enough sleep, according to a survey commissioned by Univera Healthcare. The recent time change from daylight saving to standard time likely compounded this issue, according to the health

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Opioid Intervention Courts Study

Do Opioid Intervention Courts work? UB study will provide the answer BUFFALO, N.Y. — The nation’s first Opioid Intervention Court (OIC) was established in Buffalo in 2017 after — in a single week — three traditional drug-treatment court defendants fatally overdosed on opioids before their second court

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Mobile Produce and Farmers Markets Equals Healthy Eating

Study: To encourage healthy eating, focus on mobile produce and farmers markets BUFFALO, N.Y. — Smaller purveyors of produce such as mobile and farmers markets are the cream of the crop when it comes to increasing fruit and vegetable consumption in low-income communities. Opening new supermarkets, however,

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UB Behavioral Health Clinic

New clinic will harness NIH-funded addictions research expertise of UB Social Work scientists Behavioral Health Clinic will provide outpatient research-based treatment to eligible community members BUFFALO, N.Y. — The University at Buffalo School of Social Work is embarking on a new strategic focus on translational research with

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American Stroke Association offers tips to improve wellness and prevent stroke

Did you know that approximately 3,300 of Erie County residents will be hospitalized for cerebrovascular disease this year, which includes strokes? Today is World Stroke Day and the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, which is the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted

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