Navigation Search

Media Center

Maimonides Medical Center is often cited in newspapers and magazines, through TV and radio interviews, and on various websites offering expertise on a range of medical topics. Our reputation as a premier academic medical center in patient care, education and research provides the news community with a valuable source of knowledge.

Latest NewsPress ReleasesVideosFor Journalists
Maimonides Children's Hospital
Nov 21, 2017
Maimonides expert offers advice for enjoying a happy and healthy holiday meal     On Thanksgiving Day, overindulgence is often part of the holiday ritual, and usually accompanied by a side of indigestion or heartburn. There are several measures you can take to help your body properly digest your holiday feast. Dr. Ira Mayer, Director of Gastroenterology at Maimonides, shares advice for what you can do before, during and after your holiday meal to help aid digestion. Before Thanksgiving Dinner Don’t skip earlier meals to “save room” for hors d’oeuvres and dinner – eat a sensible breakfast and lunch so that you are not starving at dinner time. “A hungry body overloaded with too much food at once won't properly metabolize the meal,” explains Dr. Mayer. It’s important to maintain your regular physical activity level on Thanksgiving. Whether you break a sweat at the ...

More News

November 16, 2017
Maimonides Emergency Department becomes “Relay” Site – NYC’s Hospital-based Support System for Non-fatal Opioid Overdoses Maimonides Medical Center, City Hall and the NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene ...
November 07, 2017
  The Maimonides Children's Hospital was recently mentioned on ABC's show, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The segment aired during Kimmel’s week-long taping from the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). Continuing the ...
November 01, 2017
We are expanding our efforts to combat the opioid crisis in Brooklyn. At a recent joint press conference with City Hall and the NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, we announced our Emergency Department is now a RELAY site—the ...

Featured Videos

Breast Cancer Survivor Stories
Pink Runway Fashion Show Highlights

Photo Stories

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Celebration of Light
Champions of Healing Gala
Pink Runway Fashion Show