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One Step at a Time

Ameer Lester built back his strength slowly and has started returning to activities he loves. Photos by Kenneth Gabrielsen After being diagnosed with a spinal tumor, an NYC teen receives advanced care to regain...

Music to Her Ears

Baby Leah Kim Casey of Dobbs Ferry (seen here with parents Jihyun Kim and Trent Casey) is facing a bright future, now with speech and hearing, thanks to the highly skilled team at Westchester...

Seeing Brain Tumors in a New Light

A new treatment creates better visualization of abnormal tumor cells. As seen in the December 2020 Issue of Advancing Care.

A Kindergartner With Aplastic Anemia Is Saved By Her Younger Sister

As her daughter fought for survival, one mother faced a life-altering choice that was also her family’s best chance. By Melissa PhetersonAs seen in the September 2020 Issue of Advancing Care.

Running Safely: How to Stay Active Without Arthritis Pain

WMCHealth experts shed light on a same-day procedure to help keep athletes and weekend warriors on track. By Laurie Yarnell

Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments for Gastroesophageal Reflux

What you need to know about GERD, heartburn, and acid reflux.

Embolization May Be the Key to Treating 2 Major Health Issues

This noninvasive procedure can address several life-disruptive conditions in women and men.

After Collapsing, This Man Woke up a Month Later With a New Heart

A seemingly healthy 40-year-old man suffered a massive heart attack, which rendered him unconscious.

Getting Help for Excruciating Migraines

After COVID-19 travel restrictions were lifted, one woman traveled 330 miles to continue treatment at Westchester Medical Center. By Melissa F. PhetersonAs seen in the September 2020 Issue of Advancing Care.

WMCHealth Rose to The Challenge of A Pandemic

By Lisa Cesarano As seen in the September 2020 Issue of Advancing Care. When COVID-19 began to spread in the U.S. in early 2020, healthcare organizations nationwide faced a multifaceted challenge: to safely continue...