The Best Part About Our Partnership With Northwell Health? You’re Now Linked To An Incredible Network of Specialists To Help You Raise Your Baby.

Now that Westchester Health is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, we have greatly expanded our services to bring you and your family the best possible care. Best of all, this new relationship means that you now have access to the outstanding resources of Cohen Children’s Medical Center, the New York metropolitan area’s only hospital exclusively for children.

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Our New Partnership With Cohen Children’s Medical Center Means That You Have Access To The Best Care For Your Child

Now that Westchester Health is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, a wide range of sub-specialty pediatric services are now available to you at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report. Continue reading

Can I Get Pregnant While Breastfeeding?

Getting pregnant again may be the last thing you want to do after having a baby and caring for a demanding newborn. But once sexual activity has resumed, we at Westchester Health advise couples that they should think about their birth control options if they want to prevent another pregnancy from occurring right away.

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Yes, Breast Really Is Best For Mom And Baby

It’s often said that breast milk is nature’s perfect food, and at Westchester Health, we thoroughly agree. Not only does it greatly benefit a growing newborn, but the act of breastfeeding has a number of very important health benefits for a nursing mom, too.

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Best Tips For A Healthy Diet When Breastfeeding

At Westchester Health, we have years of experience with newborns, expectant moms and breastfeeding, and we’re here for you with tips, advice and support. To help you make sure you’re getting the nutrition you need while breastfeeding, Lauren Adler, MD, FAAP, a pediatrician in our Westchester Health Pediatrics group, has put together these healthy-eating guidelines in a recent blog.

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Breastfeeding Has Wonderful Benefits For You As Well As Your Baby

As well as the proven health benefits your baby can gain from breastfeeding, many mothers feel fulfillment and great joy from the physical and emotional bond they experience with their child while nursing. In addition, there are many important health benefits specifically for moms that come from breastfeeding.

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