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Laser vision correction turns 30 thanks to local doctor who pioneered procedure For 30 years, LASIK surgery (otherwise known as Laser-Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) has...

Chores And Children

Research shows that children feel a greater sense of happiness when they contribute to the family. Children have a natural drive to be productive....

3 Doors Down Comes Roaring Into Town

With more than 30 million albums sold, 18 million digital single sales, billions of streams and 12 iconic hits combined, the bands 3 Doors...

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Long Island vs. Staten Island: Which Is The Best Island?

By John Wells New York is an amazingly diverse state, offering all kinds of environments for people who want to live their lives to the fullest. However, before you decide to move to the Big Apple and its surrounding area, you may...

Fran Drescher Is ‘Fine’ More Than 20 Years Later

Her laugh is contagious. Her smile brightens a room when she enters it. Her frizzy hair takes over your line of vision. And you can’t forget about the high-pitched, nasally voice. It’s hard to miss Fran Drescher, the well-known actress who took...

Million Dollar Quartet Extended Through March 8 At Engeman Theater

On December 4, 1956, an extraordinary twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever. Featuring a treasure trove...

Strength In Diversity

In my August 2019 column titled “Thank You,” I expressed my gratitude for the cancer researchers and practitioners who have been instrumental in getting me through the last 10 years of my life. As I explained, my cancer was responsive to...

Top 10 Restaurants To Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to remind your significant other or the people in your lives how much they mean to you. Let’s be honest, the day should consist of more than just flowers, teddy bears and chocolate candy hearts. Treat...

ProHEALTH Dental Holds Free Oral Health Screenings For Kids

To celebrate February as National Children’s Dental Health Month, ProHealth Dental will offer free oral health screenings for kids during the week of Feb. 17-22, 2020. Appointments are required for this complimentary service. The free oral health screenings include a visual examination of...

‘Sit-Ups Are Stupid & Crunches Are Crap’

Long Island native Dr. Todd Sinett authors new book on back pain   After witnessing the life-changing health benefits his father’s patients received throughout the years, Long Island native Dr. Todd Sinett inherited a passion for healing and helping people live pain-free. Sinett...

Fran Drescher Stars In New Primetime Sitcom Indebted

NBC show pokes fun at parenting, boundaries and the lack thereof The unmistakable, high-pitched, raspy voice is back. Fran Drescher is taking over NBC with the premiere of Indebted last week. “I haven’t worked on a series in seven years,” Drescher said. “Now,...

Honey Nut Cheerios Now Comes In Heart Shapes

Limited-edition cereal is a fun and important reminder to live a happy, heart-healthy lifestyle One of America’s most iconic cereals is getting a new look in time...

Northwell Health Cancer Institute Performed Record 100 Stem Cell Transplants In 2019

Amidst the joyful congratulations marked by balloons and glittery tiaras, medical staff and administrators gathered on 7 Monti at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) to celebrate...

Why Hot Baths Are Good For Seniors

The ancient Greeks and Romans regularly practiced something many people are avid about today. Centuries ago, emperors to everyday citizens valued the healing remedy of steam...

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So, we’re more than a month into the new year and some who are die-hard and committed to a resolution are still going strong;...

No-Cost Naloxone Available At Pharmacies Across State

Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced a first-in-the-nation program to provide no-cost or lower-cost naloxone at pharmacies across New York. Individuals with prescription health insurance...

Saint Dominic High School: 90 Years Of Faith And Education

The Parish Gem celebrates milestone anniversary Parishioners call it “The Parish Gem.” Saint Dominic High School in Oyster Bay holds the distinction of being the...

New York International Auto Show Mercedes Debuts

At the center of the Mercedes-Benz presentation at this year’s New York International Auto Show is the North American premiere of the new Mercedes-Benz...

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As you prepare to embark on vacation make sure your car is ready for the trip, too According to a 2019 AAA travel survey, nearly...

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Fran Drescher Stars In New Primetime Sitcom Indebted

NBC show pokes fun at parenting, boundaries and the lack thereof The unmistakable, high-pitched, raspy voice is back. Fran Drescher is taking over NBC with the premiere of Indebted last week. “I haven’t worked on a series...

In Abe We Trust

Why President Lincoln matters Holidays in America aren’t what they used to be. Gone, it seems, are days when they told stories about cherry trees, log cabins and a barefoot boy who walked for miles on...

‘Sit-Ups Are Stupid & Crunches Are Crap’

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Eat Your Heart Out: When Candy Just Won’t Do On Valentine’s Day

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Why Hot Baths Are Good For Seniors

The ancient Greeks and Romans regularly practiced something many people are avid about today. Centuries ago, emperors to everyday citizens valued the healing remedy of steam baths and hot water pools featured in elaborate private...

Three Things To Look For In A Divorce Lawyer

By Joshua Rieger One of the most trying times of your life can be when you’re faced with the end of a marriage. It’s a time when you may feel lonely, angry, desperate or unsure of yourself. One thing...

Million Dollar Quartet Extended Through March 8 At Engeman Theater

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Cancer Schmancer continues to have an impact on Americans Drescher experienced a rough bout with cancer as The Nanny concluded. For about two years, she...

Freedom Stairlift Puts Senior Mobility Back Within Reach

Loss of mobility caused by aging or disabilities could also mean the loss of freedom for thousands of Americans. At Freedom Stairlifts, owner and...

Honey Nut Cheerios Now Comes In Heart Shapes

Limited-edition cereal is a fun and important reminder to live a happy, heart-healthy lifestyle One of America’s most iconic cereals is getting a new look...

Alzheimer’s Association To Host Early Stage Meetup Groups

The Alzheimer’s Association Long Island Chapter and FCA invite community members to take part in an Early Stage Meetup group every Thursday from 11...

ProHEALTH Dental Holds Free Oral Health Screenings For Kids

To celebrate February as National Children’s Dental Health Month, ProHealth Dental will offer free oral health screenings for kids during the week of Feb. 17-22,...