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  1. Upstate New York business leaders say $1.5 billion not enough to help economyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    James Barba, CEO of Albany Medical Center, is one of 48 business leaders who are urging New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature to devote $2.5 billion to boost economic development, a $1 billion increase over what Cuomo proposed in the state budget. A group of upstate New York business leaders is urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature to devote $2.5 billion to boost economic development -- a $1 billion increase over what Cuomo proposed in the state budget.

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  2. 'Mr. Bennington' Tim Hunt mourned by townRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    Tim Hunt, 58, of South Street, was the Man with the Camera, always about town snapping pictures of everything, people, fires, parades, flowers, everything under the sun and indoors. He would post these photos - thousands of them - on his personal Facebook page, where he claimed an audience large enough for him to be considered a local celebrity.

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    Tuesday | WTEN-TV Albany

    Families received a free short stack of pancakes in an effort to raise $3.5 million for Children's Miracle Network hospitals across the country, one of them, the Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center.

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  4. Police probe accident involving male pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    ... a vehicle travelling northbound near the intersection, police said. Douglas, 29, was taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital where he is listed in stable condition as police continue to investigate the accident.

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  5. Man hit, badly hurt in SchenectadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    A man was seriously injured late Monday when he was hit by a car at a busy Route 7 intersection. Emergency crews rushed to the corner of Route 7 and Watt Street just after 9 p.m. for a report of a man on the street, police said.

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  6. Capital Region IHOP's offering free pancakes TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Albany Times Union

    University at Albany student Elijah Dyer enjoyed a pile of pancakes during last year's Natrional Pancake Day at the IHOP in Colonie. Patrons enjoying the free pancakes are asked to donate to The Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center, a Children's Miracle Network Hospital.

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  7. Nasal treatment aimed at migraine painRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    Treating migraines with a painkiller delivered directly to the nerves in the back of the nasal cavity holds the promise of significant relief to patients who suffer from the debilitating headaches, according to the early findings of researchers at Albany Medical Center and Empire State College in Saratoga Springs. In a study to be presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology 's annual scientific meeting in Atlanta this week, 88 percent of participants reported using less medication for their headaches after the treatment.

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  8. Police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle in SchenectadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTEN-TV Albany

    The incident occurred just before 9:15 p.m. Monday in the area of Route 7 and Watt Street. Police received several calls for a male down and a possible accident in the area.

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  9. New treatment offers pain relief to migraine sufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Examiner.com

    A new, minimally invasive treatment that sprays lidocaine directly onto nerves in the back of the nose offers chronic migraine sufferers sustained relief from pain, according to a new study. The research, presented March 1 at the Society of Interventional Radiology's Annual Scientific Meeting in Atlanta, revealed a 36 percent decrease in pain levels for up to 30 days following the procedure.

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  10. Albany-area researchers find promising migraine treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Albany Times Union

    Migraine sufferers treated with a painkiller delivered directly to the nerves in the back of the nasal cavity reported significant relief, according to the early findings of a study conducted by researchers at Albany Medical Center and SUNY Empire State College in Saratoga Springs. In a study presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology's annual scientific meeting in Atlanta, 88 percent of participants reported using less medication for their headaches after the treatment.

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  11. New nose treatment could help your migraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WPTV Local News

    Migraines suck. There's no other way to put it. But thanks to some smart researchers, migraines might not suck as much.

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  12. New image-guided treatment could finally spell relief for migraine sufferersRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Newkerala.com

    An innovative interventional radiology treatment has been found to offer chronic migraine sufferers sustained relief of their headaches. Clinicians at Albany Medical Center and the State University New York Empire State College in Saratoga Springs used a treatment called image-guided, intranasal sphenopalatine ganglion blocks to give patients enough ongoing relief that they required less medication to relieve migraine pain.

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  13. Pancake Day to benefit Albany Med...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Albany Times Union

    Server Brittany Hull speaks with UAlbany students Joe Phillips, right, and Elijah Dyer, right, at the Colonie IHOP on National Pancake Day 2014. You can eat a short stack of buttermilk pancakes for free at two area IHOP restaurants Tuesday, in exchange for being asked to make a donation to the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center.

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  14. Albany Med to open urgent care in ColonieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Gazette

    Albany Medical Center is opening its second urgent care center in the Capital Region at the Hannaford Plaza on Wolf Road in Colonie.

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  15. Albany Med opening fourth urgent care centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Business Journal

    Albany Medical Center is opening a new urgent care center this spring at the Hannaford Plaza on Wolf Road in Colonie, New York. Albany Med, the second-largest hospital system in the region, has been part of a trend in health care toward a range of urgent care models - think a mixed bag of services between primary care and emergency room.

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  16. Albany Med urgent care office to open on Wolf RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Albany Times Union

    Albany Medical Center will open its fourth EmUrgentCare office in the Hannaford Plaza on Wolf Road, at the former location of Calico Corners. It will be Albany Med's fourth urgent care site, offering fast treatment of a wide range of conditions from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. every day of the year, including holidays.

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  17. New migraine treatment shows promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | UPI

    According to physicians at Albany Medical Center, in New York, a new minimally invasive intervention for patients dealing with recurring migraines was able to reduce the severity of symptoms and diminish the need for migraine meds. The doctors, who partnered with researchers at University New York Empire State College in Saratoga Springs, shared the details of the new treatment on Monday at the annual meeting of the Society of Interventional Radiology, held in Atlanta.

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  18. Minimally invasive migraine treatment 'reduced painkiller use in 88% of patients'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Medical News Today

    A new intranasal treatment for migraine has been found to lower use of pain-relief medication among 88% of patients in a retrospective analysis. At the Society of Interventional Radiology's Annual Scientific Meeting, clinicians from Albany Medical Center and the State University New York Empire State College in Saratoga Springs, NY, explained how the new treatment - image-guided, intranasal sphenopalatine ganglion blocks - provided ongoing relief to migraine patients.

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  19. Society Of Interventional Radiology Release: Image-Guided Treatment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | BioSpace

    Clinicians at Albany Medical Center and the State University New York in Saratoga Springs used a treatment called image-guided, intranasal sphenopalatine ganglion blocks to give patients enough ongoing relief that they required less medication to relieve migraine pain. "Migraine headaches are one of the most common, debilitating diseases in the Unites States, and the cost and side effects of medicine to address migraines can be overwhelming," said , M.D., the study's lead researcher and an interventional radiologist at Albany Medical Center.

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  20. Simple new treatment option for migraine sufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | CBS News

    A procedure that delivers the anesthetic lidocaine directly to nerves in the back of the nasal cavity appears to offer significant relief to migraine sufferers, preliminary research indicates. Early findings suggest that a single outpatient treatment can reduce migraine pain levels by about 35 percent for up to a month after the procedure, according to this small, ongoing study.

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