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Breathe Deeply and run or walk for LUNGevity 5K

This year’s Breathe Deeply for LUNGevity 5K takes place Sunday, Sept. 18 at Long Branch Park on the north end of Liverpool’s Onondaga Lake Park. You may remember it was called the CNY Lung Cancer Walk, Run and Rally in … Continue reading

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Healthy Monday: Make an Appointment with Prevention

Today’s Healthy Monday message: Can you remember the last time you saw your doctor? If not, it’s time to make an appointment. General check-ups can catch problems early and ensure timely treatment and better health. Need a doctor? Upstate Connect … Continue reading

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Medical students perform at ‘Keys for Cancer’ event

Medical students in the Upstate Vocal Club performed at Keys for Cancer, the inaugural event of Upstate’s Music and Medicine Initiative, Aug. 13 at Syracuse University’s Hendricks Chapel. Here’s a 50-second clip of  “A New World,” performed by Anthony Rossettie, … Continue reading

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Healthy Monday: Time for a Change of Pace?

Today’s Healthy Monday message: If you’re getting bored with your exercise routine, switch it up this week! Varying your activity means you’ll work new muscle groups, plus you’ll be more likely to stick with it if you’re having fun. Upstate … Continue reading

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Public health messages target refugees in Syracuse

Some of Syracuse’s newest residents arrive not speaking English and unfamiliar with American customs. They are refugees from Iraq, Bhutan and Burma who need jobs, places to live and medical care. In this new world, some refugees have to learn … Continue reading

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No more narcissism: The official diagnosis fades, but narcissists will still believe the world revolves around them

A “Q&A” with Ronald Pies MD Q: Isn’t it curious that the Diagnostic Statistical Manual, DSM, which classifies mental disorders according to symptoms, is removing narcissism as a diagnosis at a time when narcissism is flourishing through venues like Facebook … Continue reading

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