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Health Insurance Open Enrollment Tips

Keep these health insurance open enrollment tips in mind: This is a reminder to individuals renewing or buying health insurance for 2017 on the NY State of Health marketplace: If you want coverage by Jan. 1, 2017, you must renew your current plan or select a new plan by Dec. 15, 2016. If you are renewing your coverage:  * Read your renewal notice from the NY State of Health marketplace. * Carefull... »

Depression Without Medicine – New Treatment at Dent Neurological Institute

Depression is a devastating brain illness that affects millions of Americans, their families and even their employers. People with depression may exhibit such symptoms as problems with sleep, appetite, level of energy, and concentration. They may show a lack of motivation, unusual feelings of guilt, and experience sadness or irritability. This is now well understood to be a problem in how the brai... »

New DENT Dizziness and Balance Center Brings Hope, World Class Diagnostics and Treatment

by Annette Pinder Have you ever felt dizzy or lightheaded? Lost your balance? Experienced vertigo (a feeling of spinning)?  One in 3 people will have dizziness or balance dysfunction during their life time. They are the number 1 complaint of patients over age 70 and number 3 complaint of all patients (after headache and lower back pain). Twenty million Americans visit the emergency room each ... »