Primary Concerns

HANYS’ survey finds increased need for primary care physicians

Enjoy healthy summer grilling

But take precautions

Energy boosters

Six strategies to increase energy levels

Meet Your Doctor: Candace Correa

As a college student, an opportunity to volunteer at a hospital changed
Candace Correa’s entire career outlook from engineering to the medical field. Now, Correa has come to Utica to join 21st Century Oncology and The Regional Cancer Center of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, which is an affiliate of Mohawk Valley Health System. She recently spoke with Mohawk Valley In Good Health senior correspondent Patricia J. Malin about her practice.

Active Shooter!

Trauma symposium examines how first responders should train, act

War Wounds

Returning veterans face multitude of physical, mental challenges

Vision for success

Visually impaired Mohawk Valley man takes on life’s challenges, Boilermaker

Literacy equals better health

Community involvement vital in order to raise reading standards

Name it to claim it

Develop your goals then implement them

Birth rally

Natural birth proponents raise awareness of mother’s choices

Silent Minority

African-Americans, Hispanics face grim odds when it comes to disease

Happy as a lark

Readers respond with touching stories

  GOLDEN YEARS  

When should women have a mammogram?

Crucial test should start at age 40; at-risk women should screen sooner

Alzheimer’s: Are you at risk?

Insidious disease has no known cause, cure