Patient Care Blog

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Infographic: Healthy Lung Month

October is Healthy Lung Month, but you can celebrate all year long if you keep your lungs in top form with these tips.

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Podcast: Women's Mental Health Awareness

In this episode of Women's Health Wednesday series of Back to Health, Alison Hermann, M.D. discusses mental health awareness for women.

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Recognize ADHD early for the best treatment outcomes

Does your child--or do you--have trouble staying focused, sitting still, or organizing tasks for school or work? If so, then you might want to consult a mental health specialist about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD.

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Podcast: What Parents Should Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine for Kids

In this episode of Kids Health Cast, Karen Acker, M.D. discusses what parents should know about the COVID-19 vaccine for kids.

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Infographic: COVID-19 & Staying Safe in the Fall

Stay safe and sound this fall as the pandemic continues to linger and the Delta variant spreads.

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Rehabilitation and Support for Addiction & Substance Use

Of the many ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic has affected public health and well-being, substance use and misuse have been paramount, says Jonathan Avery, MD, director of Addiction Psychiatry and associate professor of clinical psychiatry.

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Early Detection is Important in Breast Cancer Care

All women face the risk of breast cancer. But with early detection and diagnosis, the chance of beating breast cancer is greater than 90 percent. For Black women especially, early detection and diagnosis are critical.

Living Donor Liver Transplantation

Podcast: Living Donor Liver Transplantation

Benjamin Samstein, MD, Chief of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, discusses the living donor liver transplantation program at Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Podcast: Cancer’s Impact on the Heart

Cancer and heart health can be interconnected. Cardio-oncology is an important, emerging field to help cancer patients and survivors manage pre-existing heart disease and better tolerate the cardiac side effects of certain cancer therapies.

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Spinal Cord Stimulation Offers Relief to People with Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

If you live with diabetes, then you may have experienced painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN), a type of nerve damage that causes numbness, burning, or tingling most often in the feet and legs, and sometimes in the hands and arms.