Health

A Good Gulp
Buenos tragos

Swill away; the water's swell. It's official. A recent taste test competition purports to confirm what proud New Yorkers...
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S.O.S.
Salven al supermercado

Este desierto pronto podría hacerse aún más seco. Una gran multitud de residentes de la comunidad se reunieron bajo un calor...
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Pregnant Pause
¿Embarazada? Evite áreas con Zika

Quedarse quieto. Es lo que los oficiales de salud instan firmemente a las mujeres embarazadas este verano...
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Beauty brand, duty bound
Marcada de motivación

It’s been a year since Julissa Pérez found out she was cancer-free. “There are good days, and there are bad days,” said the 31-year-old...
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Get Carded at Carver
Corra a Carver

Hurry up, Harlem. For a short time, uptown residents will have easier access to an IDNYC card...
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The Giving Garden
El Jardín Regalado

They hit gold with a bit of green. A group of Harlem seniors recently received a green-thumbed gift, as a backyard garden...
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Mind on your Meals
Alimente a su Mente

No child should ever have to go without a meal. That’s why the Department of Education (DOE) is, once again, offering completely free...
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Goal Getters
¡Gooool!

Momento para patearla. El alcalde Bill de Blasio ha anunciado una nueva iniciativa para crear 50 canchas de balónpie...
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Baking in the blackout
Apagón le pega a El Barrio

Uptown was let down. As the city sweltered in 90-plus-degree heat this past weekend, more than 1,000 East Harlem...
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Keeping Cool
Manteniéndose Fresco

For elders and people who are frail, that’s dangerous news since they are at greater risk for heat-related health problems when...
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Festival on Fort Washington
Festival en Fort Washington

The NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Royal Charter Properties celebrated the First Community Festival Day ...
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A swirl for salud
Dando vueltas por la salud

These seniors had swing. It was a day of dancing and discovery for those gathered at Jefferson Park recently. The East Harlem Senior Festival...
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City urges immigrants: Seek aid, use caution
Ciudad insta a los inmigrantes: busquen ayuda, tengan cuidado

We’ve got your back. To those disappointed in the recent decision by a divided Supreme Court that struck down...
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Isabella Day Care Closes
Cierra la guardería Isabella

The Isabella Child Day Care program, which has served Northern Manhattan families for 25 years, has announced that...
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Donate Today
Done hoy

The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelets, urging all eligible donors...
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Together, we must, and we can
Juntos podemos

Tenía 24 años cuando ocurrió. Había tenido un día difícil en el trabajo, y mi hija y yo nos dirigíamos hacia nuestro...
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Carter’s new Case Unit
Nueva Unidad de Casos de Carter

The Carter Burden Center’s Case Management Unit has moved to a new office, located at 445 East 85th Street between...
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New Consul pledges collaboration
Nuevo cónsul promete colaboración

El nuevo cónsul general de México en Nueva York, Diego Gómez-Pickering, dijo que trabajará sin descanso...
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Season’s Light
La Luz de la Temporada

Summer means success. Care for the Homeless (CFH), a non-profit organization which focuses on the health care and...
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Feeding the Gap
Alimentar la brecha

El programa puede parecer el secreto mejor guardado del mundo. Durante 10 meses del año, cientos de miles de niños de...
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Air Borne
Llevados por Air

They are destined for freshness. Children from across the city, including many Manhattan boys and girls, marked the beginning of...
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Conserving the Cool
Conserve la frescura

With hot and humid weather on the horizon, Con Edison reminds customers to use energy wisely. New Yorkers are...
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Stewardship at Sherman
Gestión forestal en Sherman

La gestión es la actividad de protección y de ser responsable de algo. Imagínese cuidar a sí mismo y a...
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Ramping up readiness
Reforzar la preparación

Prepárate, Nueva York. El miércoles 22 de junio, funcionarios de la Oficina de Manejo de Emergencias de...
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Summer Leisure and Learning
¡Llego el verano! Es hora de diversión y aprendizaje.

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local...
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An RN Rally
Una manifestación de RN

"Con demasiada frecuencia, no son reconocidos por el trabajo que hacen", dijo la defensora pública...
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Care Expanded for HIV-Positive Individuals
Se expande cuidado para individuos con HIV positivo

It's hands-on. All HIV-positive individuals in New York City are soon to become eligible to receive...
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Health Department conducts Zika “Day of Action”
Un “Día de Acción” por el Zika

La ciudad está empleando todos sus recursos para para crear conciencia sobre el virus del Zika. El 21 de junio...
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Talking TMI
Hablar de TMI

To share, to connect. And, in the wake of a tragedy, to heal. That’s the goal of Victor-John Villanueva, a lifelong...
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On periods, a new parity
Atacando al tabú

When Councilmember Julissa Ferreras-Copeland began to press ahead on legislation associated with feminine...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

Salió el sol, lo comida está servida. El Departamento de Educación de la ciudad (DOE, por sus siglas en inglés) está listo para proveer desayuno y almuerzo...
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Get Up and Go
Levántese y Vaya

City Parks Foundation is again offering its educational, multi-sport fitness program designed to get children, ages six to 10, active. It will be offered at...
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Seeking input on insurance increases
Buscando aportación en los aumentos de los seguros

El costo de los seguros de salud está subiendo, pero los consumidores pueden opinar sobre los propuestos aumentos. Las aseguradoras le han...
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Will to Win
Deseo para Ganar

They stepped it up. On Sat., Jun. 4‎th, adult and pediatric participants of NewYork-Presbyterian (NYP) Hospital’s WIN for...
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Stay Sexy, Fit, and Safe
Mantente Sexy, Saludable y Seguro

Age is no barrier to having an active safe and fulfilling sex life. As we get older, it might seem sensual moments might be fewer and far between...
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Zeroing in on Zika
Examinando el virus Zika

Dr. Dyan Summers may have just received her doctorate in nursing practice – but years ago, she was at the forefront of identifying a troubling...
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Period Process
Proceso del período

The City Council’s legislative push to make free feminine hygiene products readily available in the city’s shelters, public schools and correctional...
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“Seniors Matter”
“Los adultos mayores importan”

No serán arrancados de su hogar. Así insistió un grupo de varias docenas de personas mayores, todos miembros del Centro para Adultos Mayores ARC XVI Fort Washington...
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Taking down the “Dirty Dozen”
Bajar los humos a la “docena sucia”

Not on the city's dime. It seems that things are about to get very uncomfortable for some of the city’s worst landlords, who will soon face...
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Jump on the Giraffe
Girando con la jirafa

Get your hiking shoes on! Hike the Heights will be having its 12th annual celebration on Sat., June 4th. Hike the Heights combines art, physical activity, and fun.
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Men: Time to Get Serious About Health
Hombres: Es hora de tomar en serio la salud

Junio es el mes de la salud de los hombres, la época del año para aumentar la conciencia de los problemas de salud de los hombres que pueden prevenirse...
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UC Recap – May 23rd – May 28th

Harlem is the eternal capital of cool. So it only fitting that Harlem now has its own Whiskey Festival. Now in its second year, the Harlem Whiskey Festival is...

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Bags of Bounty
Bolsas de bondad

It was a bounty of health – and color – along St. Nicholas Avenue this past Wed., May 25th. Healthcare network Affinity Health Plan opened the doors to its storefront office ‎to offer residents...
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Seeking to reap in reform
Cosechando un cambio

It’s been a long road – with more miles ahead. Activists made their way this past Sun., May 22nd into Northern Manhattan, one of the many stops on...
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Care, and a Catcher
Cuidado de corazón

Esta inauguración no necesitó una alfombra roja; tuvo a un receptor real. El proveedor de seguros WellCare de Nueva York...
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Rangers Take You to the River
Remando juntos

New York City is surrounded by water, yet we tend not to spend much time actually on it. But take my word for it: the water is there...
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Taste Test
Prueba de Sabor

Opportunity was theirs for the nibbling.Uptown food vendors were recently given a chance to exhibit their goods to potential retail partners...

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Reading Reps
Lanzados en Lectura

Antes de que pudieran ir por los libros, tuvieron que hacer sentadillas. Los estudiantes de la escuela primaria bilingüe Dos Puentes pasaron su tarde...
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Abrupt closure of center causes alarm
Buscan reapertura de centro de rehabilitación diurno

It’s a case of CRSC v. CSEA. So charge families and workers who rallied on Thurs., May 5th to call for the reopening of a Harlem center serving mostly...
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Developing DACA
DACA en desarrollo

Comiencen a correr la voz. La Oficina del Alcalde para Asuntos de Inmigración (MOIA por sus siglas en inglés) se ha asociado con...
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