Age-appropriate Tips for a Healthier You in 2018

The New Year is the perfect time to reflect, make amends with your past and put your best foot forward toward making better choices. Now that it’s 2018, the time is right to create a better you — a healthier you — with New Year’s resolutions that stick. Long Island Press reached out to our […]

By |January 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Foods That Help to Lower Bad Cholesterol

LDL or low-density lipoprotein collects in the walls of your blood vessels, where it can cause blockages. Higher LDL levels put you at greater risk for a heart attack from a sudden blood clot. You’re probably aware that a simple change in your diet can help lower your LDL “Bad” Cholesterol, but you may not know that this change […]

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National Heimlich Maneuver Day

June 1, 2015 is National Heimlich Maneuver Day. According to the American Red Cross, choking causes over 3,000 deaths per year. The Heimlich maneuver (abdominal thrusts) is a three-step process that can help save someone’s life in seconds. This simple process will often dislodge the object or food that is blocking the person’s airway. By […]

By |May 28th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Which Sunblock Is Right For You?

Spring is finally here, and it is finally time for those outdoor activities that we have longed for all winter long. Since the weather is getting warmer and the sun is getting stronger, many people want to protect their skin from the sun while still getting a nice tan too. The problem is that many […]

By |May 20th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Bycicle Safety

It’s finally springtime and everyone is anxious to get outside and enjoy the sun! Of course with the dozens of activities this season has to offer there are also many precautions that should be taken to ensure full enjoyment without the headache. Golf, baseball, hiking and biking are a few of the things this season […]

By |May 12th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Benefits of Botox

Botulinum toxin, also known as BOTOX®  , is a drug that is medically used to treat certain muscular disorders and is also used for cosmetic purposes. BOTOX® was originally developed to treat spasms however it showed the effect of freezing muscles which includes removing wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing the muscles in the area. BOTOX® is […]

By |May 6th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Considering Botox?

Botulinum toxin, also known as Botox, is a protein used as therapeutic remedies and cosmetic treatments. The most common use for Botox is for cosmetic applications. Small doses of botulinum toxin are injected into problem areas which in turn paralyzes the facial muscles. The most common problem areas involve wrinkles. As of 2013, Botox is […]

By |April 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

National Stress Awareness Month

Stress is something that happens to almost everyone. In some situations, it’s almost unavoidable. With April being National Stress Awareness Month, it is the perfect time to learn about strategies to combat this feeling in stressful situations. It is important to learn about dealing with stress, as prolonged stress and pressure can increase the risk […]

By |April 21st, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Healthy Spring Recipes

Spring is finally here! That means warm weather, brighter colors and new spring recipes. Eating right and staying healthy is easy in the spring because spring brings us lots of different fruits and vegetables to choose from. Here are some great recipes to try this spring…

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Red Grapefruit and Artichokes

Making use […]

By |April 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spring Running

It seems like an eternity since we have been able to go outside and actually exercise. With all the snow and cold weather that we’ve had, it seems like everyone wants to shake off the cobwebs of inactivity and start getting back into their fitness regimens. Starting after a couple months off can be pretty […]

By |April 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments