The Importance of National Immunization Awareness Month for Population Health

The Importance of National Immunization Awareness Month for Population Health

August is National Immunization Awareness month. This annual observance highlights the importance of getting all recommended and required vaccines for children and adults. By being informed about vaccines you have the power to protect yourself and your family against serious diseases like measles, hepatitis A and B,

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UpLift Buffalo is Region’s First Mindfulness Festival

UpLift Buffalo is Region's First Mindfulness Festival

The Mindfulness Alliance announces first regional Mindfulness Festival — Uplift Buffalo Buffalo, NY is the first city to have the traveling festival featuring international headline speaker Sharon Salzberg. Buffalo, New York – July 30, 2019. The Mindfulness Alliance (TMA) is pleased to announce the final program for

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New Primary Care Physicians at Niagara Falls Memorial

New Primary Care Physicians at Niagara Falls Memorial

Several new physicians have joined the medical staff at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and are now accepting new patients. Sandra D. Yale, D.O., F.A.A.P., has joined Memorial’s Grand Island Family Practice Center. An experienced family medicine practitioner, Dr. Yale most recently served as medical director of

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Niagara Falls Memorial, UB Neurosurgery Launch Advanced Stroke Program

Niagara Falls Memorial, UB Neurosurgery Launch Advanced Stroke Program

  Niagara’s most experienced stroke center is about to take patient care to a whole new level, provided by world renowned specialists aided by artificial intelligence technology. Under the umbrella of Advanced Stroke Program or “ASP,” Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (NFMMC) and University of Buffalo Neurosurgery

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Roswell Park Ranked 14th on List of Nation’s Best Hospitals for Cancer

Roswell Park Ranked 14th on List of Nation’s Best Hospitals for Cancer

Data-driven assessment by U.S. News & World Report places Roswell Park in top 1.5% of cancer hospitals Annual ranking reviewed patient outcomes and other data for 885 cancer centers New methodology puts focus on patient-centered metrics Also rated high-performing in 2 subspecialties: colon and lung cancer surgery

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New COPD Research

New COPD Research

New research on COPD aims to selectively ‘disarm’ specific pathogens NIH has awarded UB scientists $2.7 million to conduct the research BUFFALO, N.Y. — For decades, bacterial infections in people suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have been treated primarily with traditional antibiotics. While such drugs can

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ECMC’s Terrace View Long-Term Care Gets Five-Star Quality Rating

ECMC's Terrace View Long-Term Care Gets Five-Star Quality Rating

Achievement marks first ever five-star rating for 390-bed facility on ECMC health campus BUFFALO, NEW YORK – Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has determined that

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Powerful Opioid Treatment Developed at UB Goes Statewide

Powerful Opioid Treatment Developed at UB Goes Statewide

University of Buffalo Developed Opioid Treatment Program – Buffalo Matters Approximately 150 Western New York patients have been linked to care through Buffalo MATTERS BUFFALO, N.Y. — A program developed by University at Buffalo emergency medicine physicians to expedite patient access to comprehensive and effective opioid use

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