Parent Workshops On Dating Violence Prevention And Healthy Relationship In Harlem

valentines_day_couple_love_2-640x427Throughout September, EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care Harlem will host “Parent Workshops on Dating Violence Prevention and Healthy Relationships,” to raise awareness about ways to combat domestic violence — a program delivered by the New York City Mayor’s Office. Continue Reading →

Morningside Park’s Down To Earth Farmers Market In Harlem NY

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Join this great market hosted by the Friends of Morningside Park at the Morningside Park Farmers Market kicks in again since March and is ongoing in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Expert Health Tips For The New School Year From Harlem To Hollis

kidsThe new school year is a reminder for parents to make sure their children are up to date with annual physicals, immunizations, and other wellness support. Continue Reading →

Brewer And Others Recognize Harlem Store Owners For Participating In Shop Healthy NYC

gale BrewerThe Health Department’s Center for Health Equity and the East and Central Harlem District Public Health Office (DPHO) today joined New York State Senator Jose M. Serrano and Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer outside Wild Olive Market, in East Harlem, to recognize store owners in the community for participating in Shop Healthy NYC. Continue Reading →

New Season Of Iyanla: Fix My Life Tackles The Myth Of The Angry Black Woman

eartha-final-3By Eartha Watts-Hicks, Editor-In-Chief

When life hands anyone a traumatic experience, anger of some form is understandable. When anger and discontent is expressed by a black woman, she is labeled an “Angry Black Woman.” Continue Reading →

New Cases Of Legionnaires Disease Confirmed In Harlem

Rangel Houses in Harlem1A spokesman for the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has confirmed they are investigating two cases of Legionnaires disease at the Rangel Houses in Harlem. Continue Reading →

9 Rules Of Brain Healthy Eating From Harlem To Harare

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By Dr. Daniel Amen

Harlem is one of the food capital’s in the United States, “If you are going to eat right to think right, it is critical to make sure your food is loaded with proper nutrients that your body is able to properly digest.”  Continue Reading →

Come On Harlem, Be Your Best At The Under Armour “It Comes From Below” Event (Video)

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Get ready Harlem runners, because today, Under Armour (UA) unveiled the latest chapter in its global marketing campaign, “It Comes From Below™,” which emphasizes skilled footwork and innovative footwear as critical components to every athlete’s training. Continue Reading →

Health Department And Harlem Health Partners Issue Neighborhood Health Initiative Report

harlem partnership in healthThe New York City Health Department’s Center for Health Equity and the Harlem Health Advocacy Partners (HHAP) today issued a report, “Launching a Neighborhood-Based Community Health Worker Initiative,” highlighting key health priorities of public housing residents living in five East and Central Harlem NYCHA developments. Continue Reading →

Health Department Awards Washington Heights Organization And Others For Community Development

washington hieghts awardThe Health Department and the Fund for Public Health in New York today announced the release of $400,000 in grants to eight community-based organizations in neighborhoods across the city as part of Take Care New York (TCNY) 2020. Continue Reading →