First Alzheimer’s Drug in 20 Years Now at DENT

First Alzheimer's Drug

First Alzheimer’s Drug in 20 Years DENT Patients Who Qualify Will Undergo Meticulous Screening By Annette Pinder Aducanumab is the first FDA-approved therapy for Alzheimer’s disease in 20 years, and DENT Neurologic Institute (DENT) is one of the first to administer it. However, eligibility to receive the

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Penn Dixie Kicks Off Kickstarter Campaign!

Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve is proud to announce the launch of our first-ever Kickstarter fundraising campaign entitled Unearth the Unexpected. Our fundraising goal is to revamp 20-year old interpretive signage at Penn Dixie. The current signage is outdated, discolored, and a bit boring. Penn

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Erie County Introduces “Vax Visit” Service

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is introducing a service where a “Vax Visit” team will go to any individual’s residence to administer COVID-19 vaccine. Any Erie County resident can call the Erie County COVID-19 Information Line at (716) 858-2929 to schedule a Vax Visit. This

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ECMC KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today commemorated the first-year anniversary of the opening of the institution’s $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which doubled the size of the previous 40-year old facility and features state-of-the-art technology and equipment for the region’s only Level I Adult

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Center Opens to Enhance Global Impact in Girls Equality

After over a year of construction, Girls Education Collaborative (GEC) is pleased to announce the completion of the Anne Robinson Wadsworth Center for Collaboration, in Kitenga, Tanzania. The completion of this Center will allow for a deeper partnership with the Immaculate Heart Sisters of Africa and the

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Don’t Touch Wildlife

Close encounters with raccoons and bats spark warning about rabies and reminder for when to call the health department Following a notable amount of rabies investigations from bats in homes and other wildlife encounters, the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is reminding residents that wildlife –

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19 Ideas Expands & Remodels Headquarters to Create Experience-Driven Hub Centered on Employee Wellness

Today, strategic marketing agency 19 Ideas announced the unveiling of its two-floor, expanded and remodeled headquarters at the Essex Arts Center (EAC). Located in Buffalo’s vibrant Five Points neighborhood, the space features a new work model experience inspired by European design aesthetic and the Center’s creative and

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Reducing Gun Violence & Improving Services for Area Victims

Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation and the New York State Division of Criminal Justice have come together to establish a new collaboration between the state’s SNUG Street Outreach program and BRAVE (Buffalo Rising Against Violence at ECMC). This new endeavor will expand the existing work of

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Independent Health Recognized as the Second Highest Ranked Health Plan for Member Satisfaction in the New York Region

Building upon its long-standing reputation as one of the top health insurance plans for customer service and satisfaction in the nation, Independent Health has been named the second highest ranked health plan for member satisfaction in the New York region, according to the J.D. Power 2021 U.S.

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