News from Our Albany Health Centers

Snow Shoveling Safety Tips

Snow shoveling is a repetitive activity that can cause muscle strain to the lower back and shoulders. Back injuries due to snow shoveling are more likely to happen to people who may not know that they are out of condition. Whitney Young Health Physical Therapist, Dr. Dayle Carthart-Davis, shares safety tips for snow shoveling this year. Before…
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Closing the Donation Gap: Racial Disparities in Organ Donation

Everyone knows that February 14 is Valentine’s Day, but did you know that it is also National Donor Day, a day to have conversations about organ and tissue donation? The need for lifesaving organ transplants affects all communities regardless of race and ethnicity, age or sex. However, there is an even greater need for organ…
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Whitney Young Health Honors Maria College at Legacy Event

Maria College receives the Community Partner Award at annual fundraiser. Whitney Young Health’s annual fundraiser, The Legacy Event, was held on October 6, 2021 at the Albany Capital Center. This event recognizes and honors community leaders who are making a difference in the Capital Region and benefits individuals and families who rely on Whitney Young…
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