5 Reasons you should consider getting a test of lung effort

Jun 23, 2016 | | Say something

Do you have trouble breathing during exercise – most commonly, shortness of breath or wheezing? These could be important signs that should have a pulmonary effort test, also called a test of lung function. If you have any 5 chronic conditions contained in the blog of Dr. Eric Small on the subject, you should talk […more]

Adequate medical care should not be treated as fast food

Jun 20, 2016 | | Say something

Many urgent care centers these days seem to follow the model of fast food delivery service . They just want to get through their current disease with minimal wait time so you can leave with a prescription in hand. Then he made and free to continue on their way. “However, just like when you get […more]

5 Things You Can Do to Prevent Shin Splints

Jun 16, 2016 | | Say something

A large number of professional and amateur runners management too quickly and develop the syndrome medial stress tibia, or shin splints, one of the most common running injuries. What can you do to avoid this? Eric Small, MD, a specialist in pediatric and adult Westchester Sports Medicine Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and Medical Director […more]

blood donors for the first time: waiting for the roller coaster

Jun 14, 2016 | | Say something

blood donors for the first time: waiting for the roller coaster ; Volunteers gives blood. Credit: Cruz Roja Australia Have you ever bought a ticket to ride on a roller coaster? It was his initial bravado surpassed by the lines of doubt about the long tail moved slowly toward the door? University of Queensland researcher […more]

Is your child bullied?

Jun 13, 2016 | | Say something

No one should be intimidated, especially his son. Although bullying can occur at any age, it seems to be especially common during the years of primary and secondary. But there are ways you can help your child get up to bullying, says Dr. Rodd Stein, one of our pediatricians Westchester Health Pediatrics, in a very […more]

travel expenses kidney donors to be reimbursed by the insurer

Jun 12, 2016 | | Say something

travel expenses kidney donors to be reimbursed by the insurer ; Travel expenses that could deter potential kidney donors volunteer to rescue transplants will be reimbursed by the country’s largest starting next year in a move designed to encourage more donations insurer. UnitedHealth Group says it will not have to repay up to $ 5,000, […more]

Valeant unit pay $ 54 mn on bribes to prescribe their drugs

Jun 10, 2016 | | Say something

Valeant unit pay $ 54 mn on bribes to prescribe their drugs ; The embattled Canadian pharmaceutical Valeant will pay $ 54 million to the settlement charges Salix his unit paid bribes to doctors to promote their drugs, said Thursday the Department of Justice. Salix Pharmaceuticals, the company Valeant paid $ 15.8 billion last year, […more]

5 Best Ways nonsurgical to treat arthritis of the knee

Jun 9, 2016 | | Say something

Does knees swollen, painful? Do they make cracking or popping when you walk? If so, you may have arthritis of the knee. If so, you are not alone. In fact, the knee joint is the most common joint arthritis develops. In his recent blog, Rick Weinstein, MD, MBA, a specialist in orthopedic medicine Sports and […more]

Westchester Health Eric Small, MD featured in the Wall Street Journal on injuries youth baseball pitching

Jun 8, 2016 | | Say something

Eric Small, MD, pediatric and adult medicine specialist sports Westchester Health Orthopedics and sports Medicine, Medical Director of Orthopedics and sports Medicine with Westchester Health Associates, and clinical assistant professor of pediatrics, orthopedics and rehabilitation medicine at Mount sinai School of Medicine, is presented in a child of 6 June, 2016 article in the Wall […more]