Look North

A health and wellness publication for the
communities of Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

Spring 2016

Honoring Our Veterans

Last November, Franklin Hospital, part of Northwell Health, took a night to honor the veterans in our community....

Helping Fill a Critical Need

The associate executive director of quality at Franklin Hospital in Valley Stream was among the 21 Northwell Health employees who became re...

Letters from Our Patients

We’re proud to serve our community and would like to hear about your experiences with our staff and programs. Drop us a note! Please be su...

Take a Time-out to Work Out

Regular exercise can be hard to fit into a busy lifestyle. Use these tips to find ways to squeeze it into your schedule....

Keeping Your Feet on the Ground

One in three adults age 65 and older falls each year, but taking precautions can help ensure you aren’t one of them....

The Fertility Curve

More women are waiting until later in life to have children. What does this mean for their odds of conceiving?...

Seeing Clearly Now

Careful planning and trust in the care team at Franklin Hospital led to an experience one patient described as “wonderful.”...