Amy Alexander’s personal wellness journey leads to a career helping others

Personal wellbeing has long been a priority for Hamburg’s Amy Alexander. Her wellness journey led her to become a personal trainer in 2007, and later to open Metamorphosis Pilates & Bodywork, Inc. in East Aurora. And on April 23, 2019, she’ll achieve another important milestone — the

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Quit Smoking and Stay Tobacco-Free with Spring-Cleaning!

Throughout New York State, the advent of spring conjures images of tidying unsightly areas and making preparations for warmer weather. For those who smoke cigarettes, the spring cleaning season can also provide an opportune time to quit and stay tobacco-free. The addictive power of nicotine makes quitting

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John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital Photos Chosen for National Exhibit

Three photographs of Oishei Children’s Hospital patients and caregivers taken by Kaleida Health medical photographer, Joe Cascio, were selected for inclusion in the 2019-2020 Children’s Hospitals Photo Exhibit, the result of a national competition by the Children’s Hospital Association. Cascio’s photos were chosen from nearly 400 images

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JOHN R. OISHEI CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND UBMD PEDIATRICS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP WITH PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES OF WESTERN NEW YORK–Key stakeholders team up to enhance cardiac care for kids in our region

John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital and UBMD Pediatrics have announced a new partnership with Pediatric Cardiology Associates of Western New York, LLC (PCAWNY), led by Joseph Orie, MD, to enhance inpatient cardiac care for infants, children and adolescents. Dr. Orie, who was recently appointed medical director of

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Lowering Colorectal Cancer Risk

Lowering Colorectal Cancer Risk with Diet and Lifestyle Research finds processed meats such as hot dogs increase risk while whole grains lower the risk.   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in both men and women in the U.S. and research shows an alarming

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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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Reimagining Health, Education, Social Justice

‘Reimagining: Health ∙ Education ∙ Social Justice’ Community Forum on the Health Impacts of Exploitive Ticketing and Avoidable School Suspensions on African Americans Living in Buffalo Feb. 28, 2019, 4:30 PM – 8 PM, Buffalo Academy For Visual and Performing Arts The African American Health Disparities Task Force (AAHDTF) has announced “Reimagining:

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