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Influenza in New Paltz and Highland, NY

Influenza in New Paltz and Highland, NY

What is influenza and how can we prevent it?   What is Influenza? In one word? Flu. The achy body, fever, headache, chills. Germs are everywhere. Everywhere you walk, sit, eat, stand. So how do we help prevent this visitor that comes around every year?   Here are three crucial elements to protect yourself and […]


The Flu or the Shot. You decide.

The Flu or the Shot. You decide.

 7+ days of headache, fever, sore throat, cough & body aches, or a flu shot – you decide  Seasonal influenza is a contagious respiratory illness that is easily spread among adults and children alike. Symptoms can appear as early as October, with the most cases reported January & February. Those at highest risk are people over […]


Influenza and Flu in New Paltz and Highland

Influenza and Flu in New Paltz and Highland

Influenza Season Hit Early This Year, but it is Not Too Late to be Vaccinated. There are plenty of reasons to look forward to the winter. Who doesn’t love the prospect of hot cocoa on a cool night and the anticipation of the first snow of the season? However, the cooler weather of Fall and […]


Holistic Medicine and Wellness in Highland and New Paltz

Holistic Medicine and Wellness in Highland and New Paltz

Holistic medical treatments : Boost the immune system for a healthier school year School bells are ringing again, and along with homework, PTA meetings, and science fair projects, parents are facing the onslaught of cold and flu season. Chances are, your child will have more than one missed days of school this year due to […]


Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease

Tick season, while starting to end, is still with us, and with it the threat of Lyme disease.  The Mid-Hudson Valley area of New York has led the way in the number of diagnosed cases of Lyme disease in previous years and, unfortunately, that’s likely to continue.  People are warned about what to do to […]


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