Tag Archives: Health

Learning with Vision
Aprender con visión

As families prepare for the upcoming school year, they are working hard to ensure that their children have...
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DOB Zika Advisory
Consejos acerca del Zika

Drain it. In an effort to eliminate potentially dangerous breeding sites,‎ the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) is reminding...
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Conserving the Cool
Conserve la frescura

In this persistent hot and humid weather, Con Edison reminds customers to use energy wisely. New Yorkers are advised...
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“He’s out there somewhere”
“Está ahí afuera en algún lugar”

For Kay León, the waiting is the hardest part. Her father, Alberto Martinez León, has been missing for nearly two weeks...
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A Hit in the Heights
Un hit en El Alto

Era hora de conocer a los Mets en Washington Heights.El lunes 8 de agosto, el jardinero de los Mets de Nueva York -Alejandro...
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Zapping false Zika ads
Ataque a los anuncios del zika

El fiscal general del estado de Nueva York, Eric T. Schneiderman, anunció que seis de las siete empresas que recibieron...
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People with Disabilities: NYC Failing Us
Personas con discapacidad: NYC nos está fallando

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) turned 26 years old this summer, but advocates for people with disabilities...
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High tech in the Heights
Alta tecnología

El futuro se erige en el oeste. Una nueva estructura dedicada al aprendizaje se encuentra ahora al oeste de Broadway...
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A home free from harm
Un hogar seguro

La ciudad está redoblando esfuerzos para los supervivientes. Ahora es una violación a la Ley de Derechos Humanos...
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We must all do our part
Es hora hacer todo de nuestra parte

The major party conventions are over. The Presidential campaign of 2016 is now firmly underway. And, the truth...
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From listed to lawless?
Arrestados por poner en peligro vida de inquilinos

It was a death trap. A landlord, property manager and construction contractor are now facing criminal charges for...
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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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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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Watch on the Water
Vigile el agua

Rocíe de forma segura. El Departamento de Protección Ambiental de la ciudad (DEP por sus siglas en inglés) le recuerda...
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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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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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Havens at home
Diseñar refugios en hogares

La diseñadora de interiores Ruthie Kukoff ha hecho una carrera de limpiar el desorden y rediseñar los hogares de...
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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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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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Supermarket Savers
Salvadores de supermercados

Call them the Associated Allies. More than a hundred local residents gathered outside of Associated Supermarket...
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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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Circle of sorrow, ring of light
Círculo de dolor, anillo de luz

“We are here to help with the grieving." So began Reverend John Z. Flack as he led local residents in a candlelight vigil at Bennett Park this past...
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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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Gear shift on guns
Cambio de marcha

Time to switch gears. Speaking at the 2016 assembly of Guns Down Life Up, held in Harlem on June 6, Dr. Ram Raju, President and Chief Executive Officer of...
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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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