New Data Show Striking Disparities In Early Deaths From Heart Disease And Stroke

The Health Department today published an Epi Data Brief titled “Premature Heart Disease and Stroke Deaths among Adults in New York City,” which highlights disparities in heart disease and stroke – two diseases that account for 24 percent of all premature deaths (death before age 65) among adults in New York City. Continue Reading →

Stop Doing These 10 Things To Relieve Holiday Season Stress From Harlem To Harare

By Dr. Alok Trivedi

It’s supposed to be “the most wonderful time of the year.” Unfortunately, for many, the holiday season is also the most stressful time of the year. Continue Reading →

Northside Center Breaks Ground On New East Harlem Headquarters

Northside Center for Child Development broke ground on construction of its new headquarters at Lexington Gardens II in East Harlem on Friday, November 3, 2017. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark-Viverito, Mayor Bill de Blasio And Others Expand Paid Leave To Domestic Violence Survivors

Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed Intro. 1313-A that expands paid leave to domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and trafficking survivors. Continue Reading →

City, Health And Hospital Officials Call For NYer’s From Harlem To Hollis To Get Covered

Deputy Mayor Dr. Herminia Palacio, Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett, and Interim President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals Stanley Brezenoff today kicked off the open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And The NYPD Announce Plan To Crack Down On Illegal “E-Bikes”

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Police Department today announced that the City will take heightened enforcement action against electric bicycles, otherwise known as “e-bikes,” with a particular focus on the hazardous operation of e-bikes and businesses who use them or permit employees to ride them. Continue Reading →

Man Found Dead Face Down On Grass In Harlem

NY Daily News reports that Cops on Saturday were investigating the death of a man whose body was found inside Harlem River Park. Continue Reading →

Real Estate Investment Course & Guide to Buy Your First Property!

Community League of the Heights (CLOTH) in partnership with Lightstone are excited to offer an Introductory Real Estate Investment Course & Guide to Buy Your First Property. Continue Reading →

CVS Health And Northside Center Partner To Enhance Mental Health Clinic Program From Harlem To Hollis

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, New York City Councilperson Corey Johnson and Northside Center for Child Development, today announced a new partnership with CVS Health to expand mental health clinics in public and charter schools across New York City. Continue Reading →

City Program Connects New Yorkers To Full Time Positions As Peer Advocates

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop (above) and NYC Health + Hospitals today announced that graduates of a City program will be hired to help individuals seeking or sustaining recovery from a substance use disorder. Continue Reading →

Atlanta: Harlem Fave Sheryl Lee Ralph Visit’s TV One’s “SISTER CIRCLE”

The Fulton DeKalb Hospital Authority (FDHA), proud owners of Grady Health Systems (GHS) is sponsoring its 6th Annual FDHA Health Summit on at the Hyatt Regency Hotel at 265 Peachtree St NE in Atlanta. Continue Reading →

Hey Harlem, You Can Help A Harlem Woman Needs Help With Kidney Donation

Monica Morales is making it happen on PIX11 reports that fifty-seven year old Pamela White, from Harlem, had waited three years for a kidney. Continue Reading →

Los Angeles: Harlem Fave Steve Aoki Creates Exclusive Music For STRONG By Zumba (Photos)

We love Steve Aokie, especially after he collaborated on the Live A Lavish Life in epic “$4 Mil” video with Harlem man Mase last month. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, Barcelona’s Colau, Uptowns Rodriguez And Others Announce Joint Safety Competition

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau, Uptowns Council person Ydanis Rodriguez and others today announced a new joint call for innovative solutions to enhance safety at intersections for blind and low-vision pedestrians. Continue Reading →

Northside Center And Northwell Health Host East Harlem Community Health Fair 2017

The Northside Center for Child Development partnered with Northwell Health’s Katz Institute of Women’s Health to host a community health fair in East Harlem on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Continue Reading →