July 15, 2024

Put Yourself First: Key Steps for Women's Health and Wellness

According to the United States Census Bureau, women account for 50.4% of the U.S. population (U.S. Census, 2024). Approximately 13% of women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer during their lifetime (American Cancer Society, 2024). Currently, 44% of women i...

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September 22, 2023

Take Control of Your Pain: The Importance of Pain Management

In September of 2002, Pain Awareness Month was established by the American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA). The goal is to raise awareness and educate the public regarding the issues surrounding pain and pain management, removing the burden of stigma associate...

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July 27, 2023

What to know about Cord Blood during National Cord Blood Awareness Month

What is Cord blood? July is National Cord Blood Awareness Month, which aims to raise awareness amongst expectant parents about the importance of saving cord blood and the valuable human cellular tissue products it contains. Cord blood is the blood remaining i...

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June 29, 2023

Hernia Awareness Month

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, over five million people in the United States suffer from hernias annually.  Of these five million, only 15% seek out medical treatment to resolve their diagnosis. Many hernias are not life-threateni...

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September 27, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Pascack Valley Medical Group Welcomes Certified Cardiologist Mindy Markowitz, M.D.

Pascack Valley Medical Group today announced that cardiologist Mindy Markowitz, M.D. has joined the practice. Dr. Markowitz has extensive inpatient and outpatient cardiac care experience, treating a variety of conditions. She strives to build strong patie...

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