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Updated Oct 22, 2014 at 10:56 AM

Great-grandmothers and grandmothers-to-be might recall a healthy pregnancy eating big bowls of ice cream and other excess food, and today often are seen pushing food on pregnant daughters, but times have changed.Although it might be tempting to give in to the “eating for two” mentality and nosh with abandon when pregnant, gaining excess weight can cause serious problems and also negatively affect the health of mom and baby later.

Updated Oct 21, 2014 at 9:39 PM

ALBANY — New York’s attorney general is warning consumers about scammers preying on Ebola fears with fundraising scams claiming to benefit victims and dubious offers of so-called preparedness kits that claim to contain preventive medicines.

Updated Oct 21, 2014 at 4:02 PM

Constellation Brands has announced it will provide a matching gift of up to $375,000 for the new Breast Imaging Center planned by UR Medicine’s Thompson Health.

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 11:09 AM

By Dr. Jeff HershMore Content NowQ: Where did this new enterovirus that is going around come from?

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 11:07 AM

By Dr. Murray FeingoldMore Content NowHere is a report of a first in medical history: A 35-year-old woman was born without a uterus and only one kidney. She wanted to become pregnant and have children but needed a uterus to accomplish this.

Posted Oct 17, 2014 at 2:01 AM

Tip of the Week

Posted Oct 16, 2014 at 2:01 AM

CANANDAIGUA — The story was supposed to be about the West Ontario Office chapter of the American Red Cross reaching 100 years of service in Ontario County, said chapter director Taryn Windheim.

Updated Oct 14, 2014 at 4:53 PM

LYONS — Wayne County supervisors offered accolades for the Eastern Equine Encephalopathy spraying in September that appears to have been an effective measure for a growing concern.

Updated Oct 11, 2014 at 11:30 PM

Activist-turned-nurse Joy Hepkins helps women through their darkest days.

Updated Oct 10, 2014 at 10:32 AM

By Dr. Murray FeingoldMore Content Now

Posted Oct 10, 2014 at 2:01 AM

HOPEWELL — As federal and state lawmakers grapple with electronic-cigarette regulations, Finger Lakes Community College policymakers are considering campus regulations of their own.

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