Category Archive: Health

Health Quest’s Get Fit challenge is back Sept. 9 with new prizes, more locations

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    Dozens more locations, new prizes and weekly workout plans are in store for the fall Get Fit challenge, hosted by Health Quest, a healthcare network in the mid-Hudson Valley and Litchfield… Continue reading

Introducing Our New Veterinarian – Dr. Jessica Gelernter!

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We are excited to welcome Dr. Jessica Gelernter to the Rhinebeck Animal Hospital family! Dr. Gelernter grew up in central New Jersey. She attended Vassar College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology in 2012. She… Continue reading

Northern Dutchess Rehabilitation Center announces new physician leadership

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    Rhinebeck – Northern Dutchess Hospital recently appointed Dr. R. Cenk Pekis as the medical director of its Paul Rosenthal Rehabilitation Center.   The New Hartford, Oneida County, native relocated to Rhinebeck and… Continue reading

Testimony for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Public Informational Meeting about the Second, Five–Year Review of the project to remove toxic PCBs from the Hudson River

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Statement from Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro Testimony for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Public Informational Meeting about the Second, Five–Year Review of the project to remove toxic PCBs from the Hudson River.… Continue reading

15 ANDERSON CENTER FOR AUTISM STUDENTS PREPARE TO GRADUATE

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Staatsburg, New York…Anderson Center for Autism announced today that fifteen students will celebrate graduation on June 23, 2017. The education program at Anderson Center for Autism, which utilizes proactive and support strategies to… Continue reading

 PSYCHIATRIST JONATHAN KIRSCH, MD JOINS IZLIND INTEGRATIVE WELLNESS CENTER ROSTER ADDING TO A GROWING LIST OF HEALTHCARE SERVICES

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RHINEBECK, NY—Izlind Integrative Wellness Center and Institute of Rhinebeck is pleased to announce that Dr. Jonathan Kirsch has joined its growing practice. “Dr. Kirsch is an outstanding psychiatrist who has repeatedly demonstrated his… Continue reading

Weight-loss surgery seminars cover risks, rewards

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    Rhinebeck – Unsure of the risk and rewards of weight-loss surgery, or what the surgery entails? Health Quest Medical Practice general surgeon Dr. Brian Binetti will host weight-loss surgery seminars on… Continue reading

Aetna names Northern Dutchess Hospital as orthopedic Institute of Quality®

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      Rhinebeck – Northern Dutchess Hospital was recently designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Orthopedic Care Facility for knee and hip.   The designation was based on the hospital’s unique expertise… Continue reading

MORTON MEMORIAL LIBRARY EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

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Rhinecliff Resilience & Sustainability Series Presents Ken Greene of Seedshed.org “The Art of Seed Stewardship” Thursday, June 8 @ 6:30 pm Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly ST, Rhinecliff If every seed is a… Continue reading

The Joy and Challenges of Bee Keeping

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Rhinebeck Grange #896 Hosts The Joy and Challenges of Bee Keeping: Presented by Erik Tompkins Saturday, May 13 @ 7:00 p.m. Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly ST, Rhinecliff, NY  12574 Bring your honey for… Continue reading

Rhinecliff Resilience & Sustainability Series Presents Chef Rob Handel

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“Weeds: From Nuisance To Nourishment” Wednesday, May 24 @ 6:00 pm Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly ST, Rhinecliff Most gardeners consider weeds a nuisance at best, but in fact many weeds are edible… Continue reading

Drop Off at the Drive-in, Earth Day Recycling Event

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  APRIL 22, 2017 Presented by: Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Site Dutchess County and NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Located at the Hyde Park Drive-In One-time FREE event for community members to turn in… Continue reading

General surgeon enhances Northern Dutchess Hospital’s minimally invasive capabilities

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  Rhinebeck – Dr. Frances Allocco recently joined Health Quest Medical Practice as a general surgeon with office hours in Rhinebeck and surgical privileges at Northern Dutchess Hospital.   Allocco moved her practice… Continue reading

Spring wellness series returns to Rhinebeck hospital

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    Rhinebeck, N.Y. – Northern Dutchess Hospital’s Wellness Series returns this spring with informative programs highlighting health and wellness. Programs are held from 2-3:30 p.m. Mondays monthly from April to June in… Continue reading

Neurologist joins Health Quest Medical Practice in Kingston

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    Kingston, N.Y. – Dr. Shany David recently joined Health Quest Medical Practice in its Division of Neurology.   He sees patients at the medical practice’s 365 Broadway, Kingston location and is… Continue reading

Center for Healthy Aging offers team approach to fall prevention

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    Rhinebeck, N.Y. – Northern Dutchess Hospital’s Body in Harmony balance day returns on Thursday, Oct. 20, at the hospital’s Center for Healthy Aging, 6529 Springbrook Ave.   Private appointments can be… Continue reading

RENOWNED RHINEBECK ACUPUNTURIST  PETER DUBITSKY APPOINTED TO  NYU UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

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RHINEBECK—It is with great pride and pleasure that Izlind Integrative Wellness Center in Rhinebeck would like to announce that Peter Dubitsky, LAc, in addition to serving as a healthcare practitioner at Izlind, has been… Continue reading

Flex Your Memory to Master Names and Faces

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    Rhinebeck resident Brent Sverdloff will be teaching “The Art of Remembering Names and Faces” at Red Hook Continuing Education on Monday, September 26.   Says Sverdloff, “We are all in the… Continue reading

Panel to share perspectives on the aging body at Northern Dutchess Hospital

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    Rhinebeck, N.Y. – Northern Dutchess Hospital will present The Aging Body: A Conversation at 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26, in the cafeteria conference room, 6511 Springbrook Ave.   The hospital’s… Continue reading

Forum: Scenic Hudson’s Andy Bicking: How To Stop Frack Oil Barges On Our River(!)

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  August 29th, 2016 Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly St, Rhinecliff, New York 12572 6 PM – 8 PM For more Info  : https://m.facebook.com/events/514387685418419?_rdr    Join Scenic Hudson Director of Public Policy Andy Bicking… Continue reading

Letter to the editor -Forum: Stop Dangerous/Noisy/Toxic/Polluting Frack Oil Barges Near Rhinecliff(!)

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Daily Freeman’s Bill Kemble June 30th: “The tanker Aphrodite [above] is shown in an undated photo. John Lipscomb, of the group Riverkeeper, says the Aphrodite carries 8 million gallons of crude oil on… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Recreation Park 2016

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Rhinebeck Recreation Park 2016   Hello Everyone, I hope the official beginning of summer has found all of you well and excited about the months to come. First to start, I want you… Continue reading

Northern Dutchess Hospital receives stroke care award

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    RHINEBECK ― When a person having a stroke comes to Northern Dutchess Hospital, members of the medical staff spring into action for quick diagnosis and rapid treatment because they know time… Continue reading

Missing Mother’s Workshop

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                A one-day workshop exploring the loss and regaining of wholeness for women who have lost their mothers will be given on Sunday, June 5th at… Continue reading

Izlind’s Massage Therapists will be offering complimentary mini-massages at Sinterklaas Swap It this weekend!

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Sunday May 15, 2016, noon-4pm Sinterklaas – Love It or Swap It! Fundraiser Clothing Swap with complimentary mini-massages provided by Izlind! Primrose Hill School  , 6571 Springbrook Ave. (GPS) Rte 9, Rhinebeck (across… Continue reading

Register Today for the 5th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep on May 7

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  The 2016 Riverkeeper Sweep, our fifth annual day of service for the Hudson River and its tributaries, is just one week away – and now is your last chance to register to volunteer… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Village Informational Notice Issued Monday, April 25, 2016

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Appeal for volunteers for Village Tree Planting The tree commission will be planting trees along the village streets and a few in parks this coming Saturday. April 30 at 9:00 am. No experience… Continue reading

MAY PROGRAMS AT IZLIND IN RHINEBECK

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For an expanded listing of these and other programs visit izlind.com Registration for all programs is required unless otherwise noted. To register, visit izlind.com / email info@izlind.com or call (845) 516-4713   Beginning Wednesday,… Continue reading

Back Pain Prevention Program at Northern Dutchess Hospital

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      Rhinebeck – Education is the key to preventing and treating conditions that cause chronic lower back pain, according to Larry Flowers, a physical therapist assistant at Northern Dutchess Hospital.  … Continue reading

Northern Dutchess Hospital named Wound Care Center of Excellence

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  Rhinebeck – Northern Dutchess Hospital’s Wound Care Center recently achieved Center of Excellence recognition for having high standards of patient care for two consecutive years.   The award comes from Healogics, a… Continue reading