Note: Westmed Optical Shop in White Plains will close at 4pm on Wed., 06/26 and will be CLOSED on Sat., 06/29.
March 19, 2018

Daylight Saving Time, Anytime Sleep Tips

Daylight Saving Time, Anytime Sleep Tips
Is a good night’s sleep eluding you since the turnover to Daylight Saving Time? Dr. Bruno DiCosmo, Westmed’s sleep medicine specialist,  pulmonologist and critical care specialist, says that healthy sleep habits can make a restful difference,…
December 15, 2017

Winter Skin Care Tips

Winter Skin Care Tips
By Dr. Amy Newburger, Westmed dermatologist Wintertime in the north brings with it dry weather, blustery winds, and a change in skin metabolism. The drop in absolute humidity makes the moisture in skin harder to…
October 17, 2017

Lyme Disease Prevention

Lyme Disease Prevention
Westchester County and the surrounding areas are high-risk areas for Lyme disease, an infection caused primarily by a bacteria carried by deer ticks. Ticks remain active year-round, as long as the temperature is above 35…
October 9, 2017

Vaccines are for Adults, Too!

Vaccines are for Adults, Too!
Do you think that adults don’t need vaccinations? A significant number of adults believe it. As a result, they are not current on immunizations that can help protect their health and prevent serious illnesses. Vaccinations…

Allergy Tips for the Whole Family

Allergy Tips for the Whole Family
Ah-ah--choo! Here are Some Allergy Tips for You Dr. Avi Deener, Westmed allergist, has the following tips for you, if you are suffering from allergies this season: Pollens are small granules that come from plants…