Tag Archives: Health

After the blaze, a small benefit
Tras el incendio, un pequeño beneficio

"Los dos estábamos durmiendo", dijo Christian, recordando lo que llegaron a ser los últimos momentos que él y su hermano menor pasarían en su casa...
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Community News 08.26.15
Noticias Comunitarias 08.26.15

Únete a 187 Street Gallery Project y Artists Unite, ahora y hasta el 30 de septiembre, para la presentación de fotografías de Helen Ferrulli, reunidas en la exposición....
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Happy Birthday Social Security and Medicare!

¡El Seguro Social y Medicare cumplen años!

This summer, we celebrate the birthday of two programs that have transformed the health and financial security of millions of senior citizens across the nation: Social Security...
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Trauma and Teens
Trauma y adolescentes

La exposición a eventos traumáticos es sorprendentemente común en las personas jóvenes. Hasta un 47 por ciento de los adolescentes de entre 12 y 17 años reportan haber experimentado...
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Spin cycle
Girar y girar

Vianny Pimentel was on patrol. The high school senior served as an official chaperone at the second annual "Senior Prom" at NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital this past Mon., Aug. 17th...
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MT – Community News 08.19.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 08.19.15

Únase a la Alianza Dyckman Farmhouse para el evento de Micrófono Abierto y Círculo de Tambores el domingo, 23 de agosto, de 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m...
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Legionella found in East Harlem
Se encuentra legionella en East Harlem

La bacteria ha rebotado. El reciente brote de legionella en el sur del Bronx levantó, naturalmente, preocupación entre los residentes de toda la ciudad, especialmente en el vecino norte de Manhattan...
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No plunder, just purpose
No saqueo, solo el propósito

Mind your mateys. To mark the 50th anniversary of National Health Center Week, the Community Healthcare Network (CHN) called on the pirates....
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Rash 101
Sarpullido 101

Para el ojo inexperto, todas las erupciones cutáneas pueden parecer iguales y fácilmente tratables con antihistamínicos orales o cremas de hidrocortisona de venta sin receta...
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Winning the hunger game
Ganar el juego del hambre

El gerente vino a comer. El gerente de los Yankees de Nueva York, Joe Girardi, estaba en una misión el pasado jueves 6 de agosto...
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“We need to feel like we matter, too”
Reducción en los centros recreativos

City Councilmembers Mark Levine and Eric Ulrich have announced legislation that would provide military veterans and people with disabilities a discount of up to 80 percent on memberships at Parks Department recreation centers....
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At the ready at the ER
Listos en la sala

Hospital officials have announced that a “significant” phase of the new $100 million Morgan Stanley Adult Emergency Department at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital...
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Compassionate treatment for all
Tratamiento compasivo para todos

Medical marijuana will finally be available in New York. But where will it accessible? It is welcome news that five licenses were awarded to organizations that will be able to manufacture and distribute...
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Smart Starts
Inicio inteligente

Con el regreso a clases a la vuelta de la esquina, contar con soluciones fáciles, frescas y saludables para el almuerzo y la cena es más importante que nunca....
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Men: Make Screenings a Healthy Habit
Hombres: hacer de los exámenes de salud un hábito sano

Did you know that the projected life expectancy of a man born in the United State in 2015 is 76 years and 5 months?...
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When closed doors are good for business
Cuando las puertas cerradas es buen negocio

As summertime temperatures rise, local store owners tend to crank up the air conditioning.‎ But retailers that leave their doors open while running the AC are not only harming the environment.‎...
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A Change of Pace

There’s a shift in the wind. West Harlem Environmental Justice (WE ACT) has released a comprehensive Climate Action Plan (CAP) specifically for Northern Manhattan....

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Keep Safe in the Heat
Manténgase a salvo durante el color

Heat related illness is serious, but can be prevented. Prolonged exposure to the heat and direct sunlight can be very harmful, and in some cases, fatal. Heat can also aggravate or worsen certain health conditions...
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Disposing of Potentially Harmful Household Items?
¿Eliminando Artículos de su Hogar Potencialmente Dañinos?

La Comisionada de Sanidad, Kathryn García, anunció la segunda ronda de eventos de disposición del Departamento SAFE (Solventes, Automotriz, Inflamables y Electrónicos) para proveerle a los residentes de la ciudad...
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More than parlor talk
Más que hablar

“I wanted to shoot for the stars.” Though Gabrielle Jasmin had always aimed high, studying the skies wasn’t what interested her. It was the idea of working in white that drove her....
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Keep cool with Con Ed
Manténgase fresco con Con Ed

With hot and muggy weather ahead, Con Edison wants to remind customers to use energy wisely, while saving money. New Yorkers can stay cool all summer by following these money-saving conservation tips...
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Care Starts With You
Cuidar de los demás empieza en ti

One of my favorite quotes is by Rosalynn Carter. It is, “There are only four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers.”...
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Break for dance

Statement Arts is hosting free hip-hop dance classes by artist Lya Pouleyy for children ages 5-14 starting this Sat., Jul. 18th. Classes will be divided up by age, and will be hosted over three weeks. The workshop will take place at the United Palace, at 176th Street and Broadway...

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Strokes, in step
Pinceladas para el bien

"Era un desastre caminando". Russell M. recordó cómo se enfrentó a los tribunales después de luchar contra el abuso de sustancias. Era agosto de 2014 y tenía que hacer un cambio....
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Lean in to listen
Apoyarse para escuchar

These hills too are alive with the sound of music. Listen Closely, a new chamber music Initiative established by artists James Waldo and Rose Hashimoto, is bringing classical music ot local residents...
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Make that an MD
Lograr un título en medicina

The doctors will be in. For the first time in its nearly 170-year history, the City University of New York and City College will award the MD degree.
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The new Power Rangers
Los nuevos Power Rangers

Most New Yorkers wouldn't consider taking the stairs to reach the top of the Empire State Building, but by late August, some uptown summer campers might feel like they've done that dozens of times...
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Summer Eye Hazards
Los Peligros del Verano para los Ojos

Two of the most often overlooked body organs are the eyes. If you want to live a healthy life overall, you must learn how to keep...
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Market Share
Póngase de verde

Get your green on. This summer, Northern Manhattan residents can again return to a local source for their fresh greens – and reds...
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A mannered meal
Una comida amable

Tai Muhammed had an important date this past Tues., Jul. 7th. The professional chef, who routinely presents diners through a unique...
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MT- Community News 07.15.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 07.15.15

Join the New York Restoration Project (NYPR) on Sat., Jul. 25th, from 8:30 – 11 a.m. for a community clean-up opportunity, which is open to all volunteers and families of all skill level and experience...
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Summer Swing
Swing de verano

Samantha López might well be hooked. Though the six-year-old had only just picked up her racket and taken a few inaugural swings moments before, she was beaming...
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Cracking down on “K2”
Tomando medidas fuertes contra “K2”

Nearly 8,000 bags of synthetic cannabinoids, commonly known as "K2" or "Spice," were seized in East Harlem on July 2, part of a multi-agency crackdown....
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Fresh Fun
Fresca diversión

El pasado 29 de junio marcó el inicio de las experiencias de verano Fresh Air para miles de niños de la ciudad de Nueva York. Los emocionados jóvenes...
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Broadway Barks

Time to raise the roof- and give a woof. Broadway star Bernadette Peters will sign copies of her newly published third children’s book...
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Breathe easier this summer
Respire mejor este verano

El asma y la enfermedad pulmonar obstructiva crónica (EPOC) son afecciones que perjudican los pulmones. Pueden hacer que usted tenga dificultad para respirar y tos...
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NOT TO BE MISSED
NO SE LO PIERDA

Shonibare Summer of Art: Touch Tour for the Blind and Visually Impaired at the Morris-Jumel Mansion (MJM) is being presented in conjunction with Yinka Shonibare MBE's "Colonial Arrangements" exhibit....
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Move over, Doogie; it’s Doctor Dinardo

Hazte a un lado, Doogie; es el doctor Dinardo

Dinardo Rodríguez has big plans for his summer. Chief among them is lingering in bed on Saturday mornings. Though not an uncommon wish for teenagers, sleeping in would be a break...
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SUMMER 2015 WALKING TOURS
RECORRIDOS A PIE DEL VERANO 2015

Washington Heights e Inwood (WAHI) son comunidades que han, en los últimos años, ganado reconocimiento en los cambios demográficos masivos...
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Free Summer Meals for All
Alimenta tu mente

A partir del 29 de junio y hasta el 4 de septiembre, el Departamento de Educación servirá desayunos y almuerzos gratis y saludables para todos los niños y jóvenes...
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Lauding a Leader
Homenaje de líder

La Junta Consultiva Comunitaria del Centro Hospitalario Metropolitano (CAB por sus siglas en inglés) honró a William J. Dionne...
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Fund fuels summer fun
Financiamiento alimenta diversión de verano

The plan is ambitious: raise $30,000 by July 19th. But the administrators at Inwood Academy are confident that their first online crowdfunding campaign will prove a success. The campaign aims to support summer camp opportunities for its students...
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New LGBTQ Resource Guide
Nueva guía de recursos LGBTQ

City Comptroller Scott Stringer has released a new 2015 issue of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Guide of Services and Resources, which includes the launch of an accompanying website...
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Committed on cause
Comprometidos con la causa

Sobre 100 activistas del HIV/AIDS, líderes comunales y oficiales electos se reunieron en las afueras de la alcaldía este pasado jueves, 18 de junio para pedirle a la ciudad de Nueva York que asignara $10 millones para programas locales de prevención y tratamiento del HIV...
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Beautification Day at Fort Tryon Park
Día de embellecimiento

Inscríbase en la mesa del Comité Amigos en la entrada Margaret Corbin Circle en el Jardín Heather. Use pantalones largos y zapatos resistentes y acompañe al Comité de Amigos del Fideicomiso de Fort Tryon Park en sus días mensuales de embellecimiento...
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Summer Standbys
En espera del verano

When packing your bag for outdoor activities this summer, don’t forget these seven summer standbys. It is essential that you protect your skin, eyes and body from the summer sun and heat...
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UC Recap – June 15 – June 20

I have to thank Mayor Bill de Blasio for coming Uptown to the Shabazz Center on Father’s Day to once again forcefully denounce the planned mass deportations of undocumented Haitians and Dominicans of Haitian descent in the Dominican Republic...

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MT- Community News 06.24.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 06.24.15

prenda sobre historia, ciencia y matemáticas utilizando bloques LEGO con ladrillos ‘4 Kidz’ el miércoles, 8 de julio en la Biblioteca Pública de Inwood.
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Sit on these (sculptures)
Siéntese en esto

Have a seat – or nine. Just after reopening the High Bridge, the Parks Department has announced that it will host a public art exhibition along the esplanade leading to the bridge...
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SAFE Disposal Event
Evento de Desperdicio SAFE

One of the world’s largest events of its kind, the NYC SAFE (Solvents, Automotive, Flammables and Electronics) Disposal event, administered by the New York City Department of Sanitation, is coming to Northern Manhattan...
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