Tuesday, 14 May 2013 10:10

Healing Powers of Medicinal Plants

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Anyone who has spent anytime cutting lavender in the garden knows how soothing the smell can be. But what they might not know is that lavender has been used for…
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  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 9, 2013)- Hudson Valley Hospital Center will open its Farmer’s Market for the season on Tuesday, May 14 with a variety of vendors offering fresh produce and other specialty items. This year, markets will be expanded to twice a month and held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month from 12 noon to 6 p.m.  Hours of operation were changed to accommodate community demand for after-work hours. The Farmer’s Market, featuring organic produce, fruits, baked goods and gourmet food items, is held in the hospital side parking lot at 1980 Crompond Road,…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (May 13, 2013) – This week health organizations across the country will ask women to make their health and well being a priority during national Women’s Health Week.  “As the primary caregivers in the family, women tend to neglect themselves and focus on caring for their families,’’ said Kathy Webster, Vice President of Patient Services at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. “It’s essential for women to pay attention to their health. Having regular health screenings is an important way to do this.’’ National Women’s Health Week isan opportunity for all women to prioritize their health and well-being…