The Importance Of Healthy Eating From Harlem To Hollis

Family eating healthy meal1By Dr. Sunny Vikrum Malhotra

Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death in the United States and causes a significant burden on our healthcare system. Continue Reading →

Health Department Unveils STD Awareness Month Digital Ad Campaign

In recognition of STD Awareness Month, the Health Department today unveiled a new social media ad campaign that will run until late May. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Building A Culture of Health From Harlem To Hollis

Building A Culture of Health From Harlem To HollisActive kids mean a healthier city. Today Advocate Community Providers (ACP) and Get Focused, two local organizations committed to improving population health citywide, announced a partnership to combat health challenges such as obesity and diabetes, that plague underserved communities like Harlem. Continue Reading →

How To Find Balance In Your Life

mass mansionjpg wellnessMuch has been written and discussed about how balance in life will help us be happier and healthier. It is easy to notice when one’s life is out of balance with feelings of distress, anxiety, and uneasiness. Continue Reading →

Moises Perez-Martinez Talks Harlem Health On The Danny Tisdale Show

Moises-Perez on harlem wrld radio1Today Danny Tisdale on The Danny Tisdale Show spoke to Moises Perez-Martinez , Harlem lover, one-time Rep., Charles Rangel Campaign manager and award-winning health Director of Workforce, Community & Government Relations at Advocate Community Providers (ACP)’s regarding his work in-and-outside of Harlem. Continue Reading →

NYU Lutheran 133rd Annual Dinner Dance At Chelsea Piers

nyu1NYU Lutheran hosted its 133rd Annual Dinner Dance at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Emceed by Gus Rosendale, NBC 4 reporter and anchor, the charity event was attended by more than 500 guests and raised $800,000 to support the expansion of NYU Lutheran’s emergency department. 

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Eboné M. Carrington New CEO Of NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem

E_Carrington in harlemDr. Ram Raju, President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, today announced the appointment of four health care executives who will fill senior leadership positions and help guide the nation’s largest public health system’s transformation to support its Vision 2020 goals toward financial stability, growth and improving the patient experience. Continue Reading →

New York Is the 2nd Worst State In The USA For Doctors

emblemhealth_whole-body-careWith National Doctor’s Day just days away and the medical profession undergoing intense change in recent years, with the Affordable Care Act, the rise of branded hospital networks and the retirement of Baby Boomers, the personal finance website WalletHub today released its report on the 2016’s Best & Worst States for Doctors. Continue Reading →

Harlem Hospital Designated “Leader In LGBT Healthcare Equality”

slide_new_harlem_hospitalDr. Ram Raju, President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, announced today that Harlem Hospital in Harlem and 20 others in the City’s essential public health system have been recognized as angel by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for 2016. Continue Reading →

How to Recognize and Prevent Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)

Doctor with stethoscope2By Dr. Sunny Vikrum Malhotra

Does your heart sometimes skip a beat or bounce around? Does it occasionally feel fast or fluttering? If so, these can be signs of Atrial Fibrillation (AFib), which is a common heart rhythm disorder from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →