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‘I'm Just Grateful We Got Out Of There,’ Residents Recall Frightening Moments During West Side Blaze

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Many of the victims of Thursday night’s West Side fire were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

When flames began shooting out of the building and smoke started filling the hallways of the high-rise, … 299 more words


Want to be smarter and have a better memory? Eat foods rich in this

According to a study by the University of Illinois, eating foods rich in lutein – like many leafy greens and cruciferous vegetables for example – will help promote a healthy aging brain. 930 more words


Bumps for Days

I know I haven’t spoken much about our little nugget since making the big announcement here on the blog, but some exciting things have happened since then! 709 more words

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Nurse charged in alleged sexual assault of woman at Toronto hospital ER: police

A 34-year-old Toronto hospital emergency room nurse has been charged after a female patient complained she was sexually assaulted.

According to police, a 19-year-old woman attended the Mount Sinai Hospital emergency room for medical treatment. 136 more words



I found this video a while ago, and I often think about it as for me it conveys very clearly how to have important conversations with patients who are suffering from a serious illness. 1,216 more words

Minimally Invasive ‘Fusion’ Procedure Could Help Millions Find Relief From Lifelong Back Pain

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There is good news about back surgery for a change.

If you need surgery for your back pain, there are now minimally invasive techniques that can get you back on your feet in no time. 419 more words


1.5 million aluminium can tabs collected for charity by West Island teen

MONTREAL – It’s not the average collectable item, but Jonah Hoppenheim has been collecting aluminium can tabs for the last five years.

He has amassed about one and a half million tabs for Mount Sinai Hospital. 199 more words