Amanda Salzman

Your Health

Stiff Neck: Causes & Care

Aches and pains are part of life—caused by everyday activities, overuse, illness, and often amplified during cold weather and increased with aging. A common complaint is stiffness and pain in the neck and shoulder. What does a stiff neck feel like? When we have a stiff neck, we often feel soreness which makes it difficult […]

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Donated Relief Mobile Provides Safety-net Care in Haiti

New Square, NY – Months after arriving in Haiti, RefuahHealth’s donated mobile medical unit provided safety-net services to residents of Grand Goave. In February 2022, RefuahHealth donated a mobile unit to relief efforts in the earthquake-stricken nation. The federally qualified community health center, which serves low-income residents across New York’s lower Hudson Valley and provides […]

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Flu Season Facts

As the weather grows colder and the days shorter, flu season has already made its appearance. While the flu normally spreads most rapidly from December through March, according to federal health data, we are already seeing an early surge in cases and experts are warning that this year could be worse than previous years. According […]

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Refuah Health Center Welcomes Hillcrest Medical Associates

Spring Valley, NY – Refuah Health Center (RefuahHealth) announced today that Hillcrest Medical Associates will join the RefuahHealth service network. Hillcrest, a private pediatric practice located in Nanuet, NY, has provided primary care to area children for nearly 60 years. When the transition is complete, Hillcrest patients will be part of RefuahHealth’s network and have […]

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Scoliosis: What to know.

Childhood is a miraculous time of intense growth and development. Each year, our children add inches to their height, and by the time they reach their teenage years we may be looking them in the eyes! It is important to consistently monitor growth throughout childhood, and the beginning of the school year is a great […]

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RefuahHealth Continues Walk-in Polio Vaccinations at Acute Care Location

(New Square, NY) – RefuahHealth continues to offer walk-in polio vaccinations at its Acute Care location, 728 North Main Street, Spring Valley, NY. From July 21st through September 9th, Refuah has remained a leader in vaccination efforts, administering 1,073 polio vaccines, mostly for children under 2 years old. Today, New York Governor Kathy Hochul declared a state of […]

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The A, B, Cs of Early Eye Exams

Did you know that up to 80% of classroom learning involves a child’s vision? This even includes nursery and preschool aged children. Sometimes parents believe a child is too young for an eye exam because he/she can’t read an eye chart, but this could not be further from the truth! Let’s discuss the process and importance of early […]