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The Importance of Regular Dental Cleanings and Exams Oct 3rd, 2021

We know getting your teeth cleaned and checked is unlikely at the top of anyone’s favorite ways to spend an hour. Even so, you don’t want to skip these regular appointments. In this blog, the dental team at CHW Cares in Washington Heights, Manhattan, explains why. Protect your oral health...

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine Sep 3rd, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered dramatic changes throughout everyday life — and in the medical community as well. Not only are providers across the country postponing elective procedures, but many are also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of exposure to this highly contagious coronavirus. But...

Hold the Salt and More: 6 Lifestyle Tips for Lowering Your High Blood Pressure Sep 2nd, 2021

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a common chronic health condition affecting about 45% of adults in the United States. Uncontrolled, your high blood pressure may increase your risk of developing heart disease or having a stroke. But you can take steps to lower your numbers — and...