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Category: Healthier New York


Kicking The Addiction With The Great American Smokeout

Did you know that more than a half-million New Yorkers live with serious smoking-caused illnesses and disabilities? Every November, the American Cance...

Exposure to the Business of Health Care Leads Doctoral Students to Professional Success

Michael Wallerich, a second year Doctor of Optometry (OD) student at the SUNY College of Optometry, is one of several students at the College who has ...

Targeting Nearsightedness for A Clear View of New Treatments

Nearsightedness—or myopia— comes from the Greek myops, literally meaning “closing the eyes.” Myopic also has a metaphorical usage in English t...

In College, You Can Follow a Delicious, Healthy Diet and Be Gluten-Free

You’ve probably heard the phrase “Gluten-Free” floating around a lot in the past couple of years. While this may lead you to think that it is ju...

SUNY Establishes Year-Round Farmers’ Market in Downtown Albany

Tasty news for residents of New York’s Capital Region! A year-round farmers’ market in Downtown Albany has launched, hosted by SUNY Syst...