Dr.Harmony Leighton-Seiffer discusses important facts about cardiovascular disease and risk factors associated with heart disease.Watch Video
Lillian Tahan, RN, with the Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Pascack Valley Medical Center, presents education on understanding types of heart disease, risk factors, and symptoms of heart disease and how it can be preventedWatch Video
Managing stress and anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic has been difficult for many people, especially those dealing with a chronic medical condition. Learn about coping mechanisms from Kerri Olsen, MSW, LSW, lead social worker at Pascack Valley Medical CenterRead More
If you've been diagnosed with high blood pressure, you might be worried about taking medication to bring your numbers down. Lifestyle changes play an important role in maintaining healthy blood pressure. Registered Dietitian Catherine Ngono discusses some tips on how to lower your blood pressure.Read More
More than three million Americans suffer from obesity. Obesity is defined by Body Mass Index (BMI) > 30 kg/m2. BMI is a ratio based on your height and weight (BMI = weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared). Obesity can be associated with many other medical conditions, including heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes.Read More
Jacqueline Sutera, DPM, podiatrist discusses tips on how to take care of your feet while spending time at home.Watch Video
WESTWOOD, New Jersey (December 15, 2020) – Today, Hackensack Meridian Pascack Valley Medical Center (PVMC) began administering the first Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to frontline team members. PVMC will administer nearly 100 vaccinations over the next two days. Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurse, Judy Schuck marked the historic occasion by receiving the first dose.Read More
Learn about diabetes from Dr. Geeti Mahajan, board-certified endocrinologist with Pascack Valley Medical Group.
For more information, read the article at Understanding Diabetes: Its causes, symptoms, tests and treatment.