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Communication and Coordination
Comunicación y coordinación

On a recent Thursday morning across the street from the Apollo Theater on 125th Street in Harlem, pharmacy and medical students...
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“The most complex detective story ever told”

“La más compleja historia de detectives jamás contada”

"It's the most complex detective story ever told," filmmaker Ken Burns said of his new film Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies. The prolific documentarian...
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Make That Call
Haga Esa Llamada

Katie Couric, el Hospital New York-Presbyterian y su Centro Jay Monahan para la Salud Gastrointestinal y la Fundación Nacional de la Alianza...
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80 by 2018
’80 por ciento en 2018′

Colon cancer, the second-leading cause of cancer death in the United States, is often preventable and highly curable. “It’s important for people to understand that if they are eligible...
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Tough talk for sweet success
Palabras duras, dulce exito

No habrá endulzado aquí. La Asociación Americana de Diabetes de Nueva York, en colaboración con Healthfirst, anunció su Expo 2015 de la Asociación Americana de Diabetes...
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Rangel’s Resolution
La Resolución Rangel

Congressman Charles B. Rangel kicked off the 30-day Rangel Resolution at the Healthy Food Hub in West Harlem this past Mon., Mar. 2nd. The initiative, to which all community members are invited...
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Sweet and light
Dulce y ligero

The Teen Leadership/Community Service group at the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood has learned more about the local senior population in the last month...
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Is the Cold Good for You?
Es el frío realmente bueno para usted?

Although extreme cold can bring health hazards such as frostbite, seasonal affective disorder, and respiratory infections – not to mention our constant complaints – the frigid weather also has its...
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New Executive Director at HHC Metropolitan Hospital Center

Nuevo Director Ejecutivo en el Centro Hospitalario Metropolitano HHC

Anthony Rajkumar has been appointed Executive Director of Metropolitan Hospital Center (MHC), as announced Fri., Feb. 20th by New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC)...
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Taming a “coiled serpent”
Domando una “serpiente enroscada”

Elizabeth Ormondi no es una paciente típica de cáncer. Al principio ni siquiera sabía que estaba enferma. Vivía en Harlem y trabajaba en Columbia como administradora...
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Hands and hearts
Manos y corazones

Natalie nació con la mitad del corazón. Su madre, Eileen Bedid recibió la impactante noticia acerca de la condición de su hija a principio de su embarazo...
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On the fly
Volando, en el Alto

They’ll take 10. Local seniors are participating in “Around the World in 10 Weeks,” an outreach program designed...
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