Advertorial: Make Your Circulatory Health A Priority

At New York Hospital Queens, expert vascular and endovascular surgeons can treat circulatory conditions, from silent killers, such as aortic aneurysms, to non-life-threatening issues, such as varicose veins. Minimally invasive treatment options may lead to shorter hospital stays, faster recovery times and fewer infections. Below are some of the most common conditions that our experts […]

107th Pct.: Attempted Robbery

ATTEMPTED ROBBERY – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying the suspect wanted for an attempted robbery. At 11:15 a.m. on Dec. 5, the victim, a 66-year-old female, was in the driveway of her home in Fresh Meadows, emptying items from her car, when the suspect, armed with a gun, approached her and demanded […]

Avoid Hypertension During The Holidays

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer With temperatures dropping and winter around the corner, people should be keeping a closer eye on their health. While hypertension may not seem like it would be affected by the weather, the cold can worsen the condition, particularly in the elderly. Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is a […]

How Hospitals Are Reacting To The ACA

How Hospitals Are Reacting To The ACA

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Now that registration is open and the Affordable Care Act is ramping up for 2014 and beyond, the effects of the landmark reform will begin to be felt in a broader capacity. Many of Queens’ hospitals are getting ready for the impact by changing the way they take care of […]