So-called “IV vitamin therapy,” one of the
latest celebrity health fads, has little scientific evidence to support its use
and benefits, according to an expert from North Shore-LIJ.
For patients with medical conditions that keep them from absorbing vitamins properly during regular digestion, IV (intravenous) vitamin therapy is necessary and life-saving. But for healthy people, the risks outweigh any benefit. Read more.The Many Ways To Use Shea Butter
Here are fifteen ways to use unrefined raw shea butter for beauty, healing, and medicinal purposes, courtesy of local vegan.Mangano Launches NASSAU NOW App
North Hempstead Councilwoman Dina De Giorgio, R-Port Washington, who is running for North
Hempstead supervisor, weighed in about an app launched by Nassau
County Executive Edward P. Mangano. The app, “Nassau Now,” is a
state-of-the-art mobile and web app, which provides a free and simple way for
residents to use a smartphone or tablet to contact Nassau County directly.
This is one of those apps that once you try it, you're going to wonder how we
got along without it.
Nassau County Legislator Wayne Wink (D-Roslyn)
is pleased to announce a local mammogram program sponsored by the Nassau Health
Care Corporation. The Mammogram program will be taking place on Thursday, Sept.
19, at Manorhaven Pool parking lot located at 158 Manorhaven Blvd., Port
Washington, from 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m.