Finding Rebirth in a Fight for Life

One Cortlandt mom credits NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital with giving her a second chance at life and the confidence to have her second child. It was New Year’s Eve and Cortlandt resident... Read more »

Westchester County Police Forces Partner with Hope Not Handcuffs to Provide Resources to Those Seeking Addiction Assistance

Approximately two million New Yorkers have a substance abuse problem according to, with recent data indicating that the number of those suffering has increased as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.... Read more »

How Much Time Do Americans Spend on Online Games?

People seem to be spending more and more time playing online games. But exactly how much time do Americans spend gaming on the internet? How much time do people spend playing online... Read more »

Phelps Hospital Receives 2021 Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award

Annual award highlights exceptional and innovative performance in emergency care Phelps Hospital, Northwell Health has been recognized by the Emergency Nurses Association with a 2021 Lantern Award for demonstrating exceptional and innovative performance... Read more »

Iona College and NewYork-Presbyterian Announce Creation of the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences

Iona College to develop a premier school of health sciences on new Bronxville campus with the support of one of the nation’s health care leaders Iona College and NewYork-Presbyterian today announced the... Read more »

Bites and Stings: The Dangers and How to Prevent Them

It’s summertime and that means you’re going to be outside a lot more. Bugs are out in abundance this time of year, which can lead to dangers like insect bites and stings.... Read more »

6 Tips to Work Towards a Healthier You

After the emergence of the Covid-19 pandemic, many of us have started to question our lifestyles and if we are being as healthy as we should be. The thought of adapting your... Read more »

Summer Travel Tips from NewYork-Presbyterian: How to Stay Safe From COVID-19

With vaccination rates continuing to rise in the United States, many Americans are ready to leave their quarantine routine behind and embrace traveling for the first time in over a year. According... Read more »

Phelps Neurosurgeon Recognized as ‘Top Doctor’ by Castle Connolly

Dr. David Gordon, Chief of Neurosurgery at Phelps Hospital and Northern Westchester Hospital, part of Northwell Health, has been recognized by his peers as a 2021 Castle Connolly Top Doctor® in the New York metro region.... Read more »

22 Year-Old Ossining Resident Tapped For Open Door Board

Samantha Villazan first began seeing the doctors at Open Door Family Medical Center for her pediatric exams as a five-year-old. Now, as a 22-year-old, she has been named to its Board of... Read more »