Twenty eight 5th grade students will participate in a healthy eating class aimed at teaching students how to prepare nutritious foods such as a black bean, corn, and red pepper salad; bell peppers stuffed with tuna salad; and blueberry cream filled strawberries. Continue Reading →
The NYC Health Department today is announcing a collaboration with Walgreens to offer 1,000 vouchers for flu shots at 11 Walgreens and Duane Reade pharmacies located in areas with high rates of people without health insurance and low flu vaccination rates – an initiative made possible by the Mayor’s Office of Strategic Partnerships. Continue Reading →
The Health Department and the Fund for Public Health in New York City today announced a $1.8 million grant from Merck for Mothers to further bolster the City’s efforts to reduce persistent racial and ethnic disparities in maternal health. Continue Reading →
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s award-winning “Iyanla: Fix My Life” featuring six-time New York Times bestselling author, spiritual life coach and executive producer Iyanla Vanzant will return to the network’s Saturday night lineup. Continue Reading →
Earlier this week we posted the article Health Department Releases New Data Showing How NYers Are Exposed To Secondhand Smoke. We know there is no safe level of exposure to secondhand smoke.
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It’s easy to get your blood pressure up from Harlem to Hollis — and now the city wants to measure how high in an effort to save your life. Continue Reading →
Harlem’s Harriette Cole wants you to activate your dreams with me next week at a DREAMLEAPERS workshop designed just for you! Continue Reading →