Stressed-out youngsters

Letting children act like children essential for balancing school day

Herkimer County HealthNet confronts diabetes

Herkimer County HealthNet has been awarded funding from two different sources to support the National Diabetes Prevention Program in both Herkimer and Madison counties.

Meet Your Doctor: Mark Blaker

Mark Blaker has been practicing in Utica for 30 years and is a familiar face in the Mohawk Valley, only now he has a new address. Last September, he joined CNY Cardiology, which is located at 2211 Genesee St., Utica, next to St. Elizabeth Medical Center. He recently spoke with In Good Health senior writer Patricia J. Malin about his career.

‘I touch people’s lives’

FSLH nurse has the right stuff to be stellar healthcare pro.

Patients First

Bassett’s Herkimer Health Center expands, becomes more patient friendly.

RMH features health insurance navigators

Rome Memorial Hospital has two certified application counselors trained to enroll individuals in the health plan of their choice through the NY State of Health, the state’s official online health plan marketplace.

90 Years Young

Through thick and thin, Dad has seen it all!

  Women's Health  


It’s a bitter pill to swallow for many.


Here are some of the most commonly asked questions posed to health practitioners.

Secrets to Good Health

Ditch your iPhone and other ways to enhance a healthy lifestyle.

  Food & Nutrition 

Abuzz about Beer

Despite alcohol content, beer has nutritional value.


Control sugar intake and live a healthier life.

Pitfall of Pesticides

Chemical pesticides: Is there a tie to ADHD, autism?