Warning Signs for Bullying

There are many warning signs that may indicate that someone is affected by bullying—either being bullied or bullying others. Recognizing the warning signs is an important first step in taking action against bullying. Not all children who are bullied or are bullying...

Fight the Flu this Fall

In the words of poet William Bryant, “Autumn is the year’s last, loveliest smile.” From the changing foliage and apple picking to pumpkin carving and football, fall offers fun activItIes for everyone. Unfortunately, fall is also the start of flu season, and being...

Sun Care for Seniors

If you’re an older adult, you may be at increased risk for sun-related health issues. Michael Stern, co-director of the Geriatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, offers seniors the following tips for...