FORUMS ADDRESSED THE RISKS OF OPIATES TO YOUNG ADULTS AND SENIORS

  FORUMS ADDRESSED THE RISKS OF OPIATES TO YOUNG ADULTS AND SENIORS “End Overdose in the Harlem Valley” addressed the growing Opiate Epidemic facing the communities of eastern Dutchess County. July 22, 2016 New York, NY – On April 14th, 20th and 23rd, leading experts in opiate addiction assembled for “End Overdose in the Harlem Valley; Resources, Action,…

Endometriosis Getting More Attention

  Endometriosis Getting More Attention Posted on July 21, 2016 in Diseases & Conditions, Other with 11 Comments By Ed Coghlan The pain of Endometriosis is well known to women who suffer from it. It affects 10% women of reproductive age globally and has prompted the collaboration between two leading non­profit organizations dedicated to the…

Judge rejects lawsuit challenging Silo Ridge approvals

Poughkeepsie Journal – Local group had raised questions about massive project’s environmental review June 21, 2016 by John Ferro A state Supreme Court judge has rejected a lawsuit that challenged approvals for the Silo Ridge project in Amenia and raised questions about possible groundwater contamination. Judge James Brands of state Supreme Court inDutchess County dismissed the lawsuit…

$500 million Silo Ridge project breaks ground

$500 million Silo Ridge project breaks ground The groundbreaking ceremony of the Silo Ridge Field Club in Amenia. Alex H. Wagner/Poughkeepsie Journal John Ferro, Poughkeepsie Journal9:27 a.m. EST March 10, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy of Silo Ridge) 423CONNECTTWEET 10LINKEDIN 16COMMENTEMAILMORE AMENIA – One of the most ambitious local residential development projects in recent years is moving…

An Interview with Dr. Tamer Seckin, Endo Expert

An Interview with Dr. Tamer Seckin, Endo Expert A+ A- ​Dr. Tamer Seckin is a New York–based gynecologist and laparoscopic surgeon who specializes in treating endometriosis. He co-founded the Endometriosis Foundation of America with Padma Lakshmi, and he’s the kind of cool doctor who isn’t interested in just the science behind the disease, but also in talking…

11 Things Only Someone With Endometriosis Understands

PHOTO BY GETTY IMAGE When Michelle Johnson was diagnosed with endometriosis, she thought she had the flu.”Winters here in Chicago are brutal,” she says. “So when I found myself very fatigued and lethargic with a bad fever, I thought it was just the weather.”She ended up in the ER after the fever hit 104°. After…