Coronavirus Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

By Annette Pinder Mandy and Mike Manzella are proud new parents of WNY’s newest resident, Helena, born at Oishei Children’s in the midst of a pandemic. Like all expectant parents, they entered the hospital with a mixture of excitement and anxiety, but both agreed that their fears

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Maternity Patients During COVID

Catholic Health Offers Safeguards for Maternity Patients During Coronavirus Public Health Emergency Universal COVID-19 testing now available to all moms before delivery With the Coronavirus changing everything from how we work and go to school to a simple trip to the grocery store, OB/GYN specialists from Catholic Health

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Pregnant–Know your rights!

By Lindy Korn, Esq. Did you know that under the law, a pregnancy-related condition may be considered a temporary disability? Did you know that this includes severe morning sickness, doctor-ordered bed rest, childbirth, recovery from childbirth, and any other medical conditions? Fortunately, many of us work in

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Women’s Mentorship Program

Women’s Mentorship Program Relaunched by Women Who Lead and WNY Women’s Foundation Collaborative mentorship program connects professional women in WNY BUFFALO, N.Y. – Women Who Lead and the WNY Women’s Foundation will officially relaunch the Women Who Lead mentorship program on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 5

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General Physician, PC to Partner With OB•GYN Associates

Collaboration aimed at improved patient care Buffalo, N.Y. (December 3, 2019): General Physician, PC is pleased to announce a new partnership with OB•GYN Associates of WNY. The collaboration, which officially launches in January, partners OB•GYN Associates’ 30 providers with more than 250 providers at General Physician, PC.

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Meeting Women’s Healthcare Needs in Niagara County

General Physician, PC Expanding in Niagara County Buffalo-based medical group acquires Lockport women’s health practice Buffalo, N.Y. (June 28, 2019): General Physician, PC is pleased to announce the addition of a new medical practice. On July 10, Eastern Niagara Obstetrics and Gynecology will become General Physician, PC

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Breast Cancer Screening Saves Lives

Breast Cancer Screening is Important – Early Detection Saves Lives! One in 8 women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime and their risk for developing breast cancer increases with age. Fortunately, mammograms reduce breast cancer deaths. A non-invasive x-ray, mammograms can detect cancer early when it is

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Don’t miss a beat regarding women’s heart health

Heart disease might be seen as something that predominantly affects men, but women are not immune to this potentially deadly condition. In fact, doctors and health care professionals advise women to take serious heed of heart disease, which claims more female lives than breast cancer, other cancers,

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