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What Are the Symptoms of Alzheimer’s?

    Alzheimer’s is on the rise, and is a the most common form of dementia. Alzheimer’s affects memory, cognitive thinking and behavior, and at this point gets progressively worse with no available cure. One of the daily tasks affected by Alzheimer’s is driving; loss of cognitive function can make this normal activity unsafe. At… read more

What Problems Does Non-Emergency Medical Transport Solve?

Have you been considering non-emergency medical transport? Transportation for elderly, disabled and wheelchair-bound passengers can really change many things in the life of the passenger for the better. If you have been unsure whether medical transport services can really help you, read on to see how life-changing this service can be! Isolation/Loneliness Being unable to… read more

7 Tips For Choosing Your Assisted Living Facility

At Cathay Express Transportation, we provide medical transportation services to many people who live in assisted living facilities in Rego Park. That is why we understand how it can be challenging to choose the right one for you. It is important to visit and tour several potential communities in order to find the best fit.… read more

Best Healthcare Infographics of 2015

Infographics are one of the best ways to visualize the changes in healthcare, including Affordable Care Act provisions, Medicare’s payment formula for physicians, and even hospital readmission rates by state. We would like to share the best healthcare infographics of 2015  below. Physicians and Medicare The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) released this… read more

Our Senior Transportation Services Help You Stay Independent

Cathay Express Transportation is your first choice transportation provider for the elderly and disabled in Rego Park, Astoria, College Point, Whitestone, Corona, Forest Hills, Kew Gardens, Jamaica, Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside and neighboring NY communities. Our senior transportation services in Rego Park allow seniors to travel safely and comfortably to appointments, care centers, treatments, and family… read more

Radiation therapy.

      High-dose radiation therapy over a short period of time treats early stage breast cancer as well as longer, conventional radiation therapy does, a new study suggests. Researchers from Fox Chase Cancer Center–Temple Health in Philadelphia report that eight years after treatment, there were no significant differences in survival among hundreds of patients… read more

About Kidney Dialysis

Your kidneys help filter waste, excess fluid, and toxins from your blood. They are also important for blood cell production and bone health. If kidneys don’t work properly, harmful substances build up in the body, blood pressure can rise, and too much fluid can collect in the body’s tissues, which leads to swelling, called edema.… read more

Is It Time To Stop Driving And Use Senior Transportation Instead?

Here at Cathay Express Transportation, your trusted source for senior transportation services in Rego Park, we understand that most people want to continue driving for as long as they can do so safely. Unfortunately, for many people, a time will come when they must limit or stop driving, either temporarily or permanently. Today we’re going to… read more

Welcome To Cathay Express Transportation

As Americans, we tend to forget that driving is truly a privilege. Unfortunately, millions of Americans do not have this ability, some due to age, health, or disability. These people may need an alternative method to get from point A to point B on a daily basis. This is one of the main reasons why… read more