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2014-09-30 20:23:00

In the news release, Comprehensive Study of Allergic Deaths in U.S. Finds Medications are Main Culprit, issued 30-Sep-2014 by Albert Einstein College of Medicine over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization that data was missing from the fifth paragraph. It should now read: "Of the 2,458 deaths identified between 1999-2010, 1,446 were from medications. The culprit drugs were not specified in most of the cases (approximately 74 percent). However, among those with an identified...

2014-09-30 16:28:18

Montefiore/Einstein Research Indicates Higher Prevalence Among Older People and African-Americans BRONX, N.Y., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medications are the leading cause of allergy-related sudden deaths in the U.S., according to an analysis of death certificates from 1999 to 2010, conducted by researchers at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. The study, published online today in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical...

2014-09-24 08:28:37

Leading Bronx nursing home, Gold Crest Care Center, spotlights what to look for when choosing a Bronx nursing home for short or long term rehabilitation services. NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center, a leading Bronx rehabilitation center, highlights what to look for when choosing a short or long term rehabilitation center for loved ones. A leading nursing home in the Bronx walks families through the critical checklist points for choosing a trusted facility...

2014-09-22 12:31:33

BRONX, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University suggests that measuring how fast the brain responds to sights and sounds could help in objectively classifying people on the autism spectrum and may help diagnose the condition earlier. The paper was published today in the online edition of the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities....

2014-09-17 08:30:16

Leading Bronx nursing home, Gold Crest Care Center, offers patients and families a set of crucial stroke recovery tips to aid in permanent recovery and continued health NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center, one of the top Nursing Homes in NYC, offers key stroke recovery tips for patients and families looking to expedite the recovery process, prevent a future strokes and ensure continued health. As part of the company's dedication to serving the aging community, Gold...

2014-09-11 08:28:44

Gold Crest Care Center has recently taken action to support efforts to raise awareness for ALS; ALS, or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease, affecting the nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord BRONX, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center urges individuals to spread the word and raise awareness for ALS research. ALS, also known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig Disease, currently has no known cure and...

2014-08-14 08:29:32

Gold Crest Care Center, a leading nursing home in the Bronx, is proud to announce this year's perfect clinical inspection score from the New York State Department of Health NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center, one of the leading Nursing Homes in NYC, is proud to announce the company's recent perfect clinical inspection score from the NYS Department of Health. As part of the company's recent expansion and re-dedication to the providing premium services to Bronx...

2014-08-08 12:25:37

BRONX, N.Y., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Frailty is a common condition associated with old age, characterized by weight loss, weakness, decreased activity level and reduced mobility, which together increase the risk of injury and death. Yet, not all elderly people become frail; some remain vigorous and robust well into old-age. The question remains: why? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120531/DC16559LOGO Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva...

2014-07-25 16:22:54

BRONX, N.Y., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study involving nearly 27,000 older adults on five continents found that nearly 1 in 10 met criteria for pre-dementia based on a simple test that measures how fast people walk and whether they have cognitive complaints. People who tested positive for pre-dementia were twice as likely as others to develop dementia within 12 years. The study, led by scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and...

2014-07-22 08:32:11

Gold Crest Care Center is building an extensive inpatient and outpatient therapy center on its site. The Bronx nursing home is also continuing the facility renovations that have been ongoing recently. The expansion and renovations projects are designed to provide better care and ensure patient comfort NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center is building a 5,000-square foot inpatient and outpatient therapy center. At the same time, it is continuing to renovate...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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