Blog, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine

Covid-19 Antibody Testing Now Available At Westchester Health. What You Should Know!!

Westchester Health, member of Northwell Health Physician Partners, is now offering Covid-19 antibody testing to our patients. This testing provides quick and reliable results which are crucial to understanding how the virus has spread and will be critical to fully opening up our economy. What does this mean for you? Your questions answered here. Below, […]

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10 Warning Signs of Depression Everyone Should Know About

Depression is a real but often misunderstood mental disorder that can be successfully treated, typically with medications and psychotherapy. Although individuals with depression are sometimes thoughtlessly told to simply “buck up” or “get over it,” depression is an authentic illness that can significantly limit a person’s ability to feel happiness, maintain relationships, achieve goals and […]

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Don’t Let The Coronavirus Keep You From Getting The Care You Need

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak, written by Northwell cardiologist Jeffrey Kuvin, MD and Northwell internal medicine specialist Nancy LaVine, MD. In brief, the article discusses: 5 things you should consider seeing your doctor about during […]

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No, COVID-19 Is Not Like The Flu—And People Need To Stop Comparing Them

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak. In brief, the article discusses: the differences between COVID-19 and the flu how COVID-19 is more deadly and much more contagious no one has immunity the danger of thinking COVID-19 […]

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Westchester Health Physician Teams With Local Brewery To Feed Frontline Workers At Phelps Hospital

Left to right: Dr. Lawrence Goldstein with Morgan Berardi, Keith Berardi and Kara Berardi of Peekskill Brewery. Photo: Howard Copeland It almost sounds like a tall tale: A Westchester Health physician who’s also a world-ranked standup paddleboarder contacted a local brewery about an after-party for a rescheduled paddleboard race and ended up spearheading the delivery […]

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How To Keep Cooped-Up Kids Active and Engaged During The Pandemic

As part of Northwell Health Physician Partners, we at Westchester Health would like to share the following article from Northwell Health concerning the COVID-19 outbreak. In brief, the article discusses: maintain a daily routine kids need time for play along with their schoolwork for activities, think outside the box help kids connect with their friends […]