Latest New Rochelle, New York Stories

2014-09-29 08:39:16

Largest Grant in College's History to Enhance Its Innovative and Collaborative Program to Support Student Success NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The College of New Rochelle (CNR) today announced a $10 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to fund a comprehensive program to enhance student success through innovative, collaborative learning strategies. It is the largest grant in the College's history. "This grant will enable The College of New...

2014-09-10 16:24:07

Media Company Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., Makes Foray from Scientific & Medical Journals to Consumer Arena with Launch of New Non-Fiction Work Inevitable Collision NEW ROCHELLE, New York, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., leading publisher of over 80 science, technology, and medical publications, announced today the launch of first time hard cover title Inevitable Collision: The Inspiring Story that Brought Stem Cell Research to Conservative America, in an effort to...

2014-08-21 23:06:56

Applications to be Accepted From High-Tech Businesses New Rochelle, N.Y. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The College of New Rochelle announced today that it is the first private college in the Mid-Hudson Region to be designated as a START-UP NY location. The College will now begin accepting applications from qualified “high-technology” businesses that align with the College’s academic mission. “We are very pleased to have been selected for the START-UP NY program and extremely proud to...

prescription culture
2014-08-01 02:15:55

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. We have pills to ease pain, to cure infection, to help us lose weight, to treat chronic conditions, and to enhance our sexual and athletic prowess. Why do pills play such a central role in today's society and could we benefit from taking fewer pills? This provocative topic is explored in the article “'Take Your Pill': The Role and Fantasy of Pills in Modern Medicine,” published in The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, a peer-reviewed publication...

2014-05-29 23:18:38

United Hebrew of New Rochelle, a leading Westchester Skilled Nursing Facility and Short-Term Rehabilitation Center, has received 26 custom built Tilt in Space wheelchairs for non-ambulatory residents. New Rochelle, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Partnering with Cair Medical, a seating and mobility company, and the collaborating efforts of the Rehabilitation and Finance departments at United Hebrew, qualifying residents were identified and custom-measured for a tilt in space wheelchair. A...

2014-05-29 23:18:04

United Hebrew of New Rochelle, a leading Westchester Skilled Nursing Facility and Short- Term Rehabilitation Center, has established a Professional Advisory Council. This volunteer body, comprised of corporate, philanthropic, and community leaders, will play a critical role by lending their corporate and communal expertise to Rita Mabli, President and CEO of United Hebrew, as well as assist in elevating the public awareness of United Hebrew’s core values of excellence and vital service...

2014-03-11 23:21:17

ENT & Allergy Associates, LLP is proud to announce that in Westchester County, where seven of its clinical offices are located in addition to its corporate headquarters, ENTA has signed a long term lease for a brand new, state-of-the-art clinical site at 145 Huguenot Street in New Rochelle. This facility, which is scheduled to open in the fall of 2014, will replace the existing ENTA office currently located at 26 Burling Lane in New Rochelle. Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 As...

high carb diet bad for your brain
2014-02-24 07:10:36

[ Watch the Video: What's Making Your Brain Shrink? ] Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers New Rochelle, NY, February 21, 2014—Even small increases in blood sugar caused by a diet high in carbohydrates can be detrimental to brain health. Recent reports in medical literature link carbohydrate calorie-rich diets to a greater risk for brain shrinkage, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, impaired cognition, and other disorders. David Perlmutter, MD, best-selling author of Grain Brain,...

2013-09-30 16:13:28

Divorced men have higher rates of mortality, substance abuse, depression, and lack of social support, according to a new article in Journal of Men's Health, a peer-reviewed publication from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article provides assessment and treatment recommendations for care providers and is available on the Journal of Men's Health website. Authors Daniel S. Felix, PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, W. David Robinson, PhD, Utah State University, Logan, and Kimberly...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.