Scheduling a Mammogram? Don’t Wait!

By Annette Pinder An interesting phenomenon is occurring in women who receive the COVID-19 vaccine — the lymph nodes in their armpits appear swollen and abnormal. Fortunately, this is not a cause for concern. It is actually a sign of a healthy immune system! However, since swollen

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BlueCross BlueShield’s Proactive Wellness Program

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York has hit a major milestone— connecting with 50,000 members—since it launched a unique outreach campaign to connect at-risk members with support and resources amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The health plan will continue to expand its targeted efforts for the next several

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COVID-19 Cases Identified at St. Francis High School

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) has identified multiple COVID-19 cases among students and staff at St. Francis High School in Hamburg throughout the month of January. As of today, there are four staff members and 14 students with positive diagnostic COVID-19 tests during the past

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Memorial Medical Center celebrates discharge of long-term COVID-19 patient

More than 100 excited members of the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center family turned out today to bid an emotional farewell to a courageous patient who overcame COVID-19 during a lengthy hospital stay that included several weeks on a respirator. As her parents and grandparents looked on

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JC Seneca Provides Access to Virtual Mental Health Therapy

  Irving/Derby, N.Y. (April 22, 2020)…During this Covid-19 pandemic, the JC Seneca Foundation, Native Pride, and Harmonia Collaborative Care have joined forces to provide access to virtual mental health therapy services to the people of the Seneca Nation and surrounding communities. Rural adults who report fair or

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