Sociopaths Among Us

Don’t be duped by con artists.

Conquering Cancer

Cancer survivors share stories of courage, persistence

It’s in the Blood

American Red Cross provides valuable life-saving services.

Open and say ‘Ahhh’

Symbiotic relationship between oral, overall health.

Windows to the World

Ocular health essential to having clear vision of your world.

‘100 Deadliest Days for Teens’

Upstate Medical University’s Trauma Center offers tips to keep teen drivers safe.

Meet Your Doctor: Dr. Brian C. Alessi

Brian C. Alessi of CNY Medicine and Allergy, 1617 N. James St., Rome, balances a busy career as an internist with his hobby as a private pilot. He has turned the hobby into a demanding second career as a Federal Aviation Administration-certified medical examiner at Griffiss International Airport in Rome. The recent tragedy of the GermanWings co-pilot who deliberately crashed a plane into the French Alps, killing 150 passengers and crew, has focused a spotlight on the medical examiner’s job. Alessi recently spoke with Mohawk Valley In Good Health senior writer Patricia J. Malin about his dual careers and lifestyle.

Study: Millions of Long-term Care Workers Needed by 2030

Biggest need is in-home and personal care aides, expert says.

  Women’s Issues  

The Art of Self-care

Are you in need of some ‘me time?’ Take a bubble bath!

‘Little Pink Pill’

Could ‘Viagra for women’ become a reality?

Follicle Fallout

Balding trend among women can wear thin.

Run Megan Run!

Rome woman finds her happy place in distance running.

Injuries from High Heels on the Rise

Most of those seeking ER treatment are in their 20s, study says.

  Spotlight on Nonprofits  

Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities of Oneida & Madison Counties rich community resource for nearly a century.