27 Dec

Winter Skin Care

Winter Skin Care

The first official day of winter is December 21st. However, winter weather in the northeast begins well before that. Winter brings cold, dry air that can severely dry out our skin. Due to the lack of humidity, skin can become dry, tight, cracked, and itchy.  But don’t worry, it is [...]

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Tips About Multivitamins

Getting the recommended amount of nutrients, vitamins, and minerals while sticking to a well-balanced diet can be a challenging task. Taking a daily multivitamin is a good start to ensure you are getting all the necessary nutrients your body needs to function at its best.

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Collaboration among local organizations help improve lives of patients with chronic illness

An innovative partnership among MVP Health Care, CapitalCare Medical Group, and Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) is taking shape as the organizations work to assess and improve the way medications are utilized by patients with chronic conditions such as diabetes or heart [...]

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Dealing With Stress During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is here and it's important to start preparing for the stress and chaos that comes along with it. If you don’t make a plan and take time to relax, the holidays can take an emotional toll on you.

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NIVW was established by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in 2005 to stress the importance of vaccination through the holidays. Data has shown that the rate of flu vaccination falls after the end of November even though only 40% of people recommended to get the shot have gotten it by that time.

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