Tag Archives: Health

“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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