Catholic Health Names James M. Garvey Executive Vice President & COO

Catholic Health has named James M. Garvey, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. He brings extensive national experience in executive oversight of health system care continuums, operations functions, and resource management to Catholic Health, having served in senior leadership roles at major health systems and medical

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Independent Health deepens its partnership with the Brook Health Companion app

Independent Health today announced it is deepening its  partnership with Brook, the innovative Seattle-based health-technology company that helps  individuals take better care of their health. Based on the expanding needs of its users, Brook is broadening its feature-set to give actionable tools to augment the personalized, on-demand health support provided 24-hours

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Neighborhood Health Center adds second Niagara Street site

A spike in new patients and a demand for services is prompting the Neighborhood Health Center of WNY to open a second clinic on Niagara Street. Neighborhood Health paid $750,000 for the 24,060-square-foot building at 1569 Niagara Street, buying it from Siam Properties Inc. of Amherst, according to documents

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HOPE BUFFALO GRANTED OVER $4.3 MILLION

 HOPE Buffalo, a project of CAI, has been awarded a three year grant totaling $4,365,000 from The Office of Population Affairs (OPA) through its “Optimally Changing the Map for Teen Pregnancy Prevention (Tier 1)” funding opportunity to support teen pregnancy prevention in the City of Buffalo.    

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A Community Conversation: The Impact of COVID-19 on Cardiovascular Health

WHO:             The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) in conjunction with M & T Bank host “A Community Conversation about COVID-19  and Heart Disease” Panelists included Vijay Iyer, MD, PhD, FACC, Cardiologist and Director of Gates Vascular Institute/BGMC; Reverend Kinzer M. Pointer, Pastor-Liberty Missionary Baptist Church, Co-Convener, African American

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Recognizing Signs of Stroke Early Can Limit Damage

Only one-third of adults in New York state say they can recognize the signs of a stroke, according to a review of self-reported data by Univera Healthcare. And that’s bad news since every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke, according to the American

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How to Clean When Faced with a Shortage of Supplies

In light of concerns about COVID-19, health organizations have issued instructions on how to maintain personal safety and cleanliness, including the use of common household products to sanitize homes, offices, and public spaces. As a result, many are stocking up on extra essentials, resulting in grocery store

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Can you boost your immune system to fight off COVID-19?

by the Functional/Integrative Medicine Staff of Invision Health Despite the constant flow of misinformation, there is no miracle cure, food, or supplement that can cure or prevent COVID-19 or other diseases. In fact, some suggestions being touted are actually dangerous, including colloidal silver, miracle mineral solution, and

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How COVID-19 is transmitted

COVID-19, the novel coronavirus that has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), has claimed thousands of lives across the globe. Though the WHO insisted during a press briefing declaring COVID-19 a pandemic that the virus could be suppressed and controlled, Director-General of the

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