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Avoiding Frostbite

November 10th, 2019

The cold weather is here and so is the danger of frostbite. ... Read More

Snow Shoveling Safety

November 9th, 2019

The Erie County Medical Society wants you to enjoy winter without falling victim to snow shoveling perils, so here are some hel ... Read More

Halloween Safety from American Academy of Pediatrics

September 7th, 2019

  Halloween is an exciting ti ... Read More

Measles Has Returned

June 23rd, 2019

        Measles has returned. After having been declared eliminated in 2002 ... Read More

Type-2 Diabetes

March 14th, 2019

Type-2 diabetes afflicts almost 27 million Americans. The prevalence has more than doubled in the last 30 years. The increase i ... Read More

Restless Legs

January 11th, 2019

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is an almost irresistible urge to move the legs; it is distinctly bothersome and sometimes ex ... Read More

Holiday Food Health and Hygiene Tips

January 10th, 2019

No one wants a holiday dinner spoiled by a trip to the emergency room for a burn or food poisoning.  That is why the Erie ... Read More

High Blood Pressure

December 18th, 2018

High blood pressure afflicts 75 million adults in the United States and the prevalence dramatically increases in patients older ... Read More

Handwashing - What You Need to Know

2020-08-31 04:32:28

CDC's message for COVID-19 and flu ...

Upcoming COVID-19 Vaccines - Dr. Tom Falasca

2020-08-31 04:32:28

Learn about the Upcoming COVID-19 Vaccines ...

Hand Sanitizing with Dr. Kelli DeSanctis

2020-10-14 06:15:14

Hand Sanitizing explained by Dr. Kelli DeSanctis of the Erie County Medical Soci ...

Differences among COVID face coverings

2020-12-31 18:25:10

Dr. Tom Falasca discusses reduced COVID protection from some face coverings ...