STD Clinics Will Offer Services At Locations In Harlem

east-harlem sliderThe Health Department today announced expanded hours for its STD clinics, including new weekend hours. Continue Reading →

NYC First U.S. City To Require Sodium Limits

Is-sodium-reduction-falling-down-the-food-policy-agendaThe Health Department’s sodium warning requirement goes into effect tomorrow Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Food service establishments from Harlem to Hollis in New York City that are part of chains with 15 or more locations nationwide will be required to post icons next to items with 2,300 milligrams or more of sodium – the total recommended daily limit. Continue Reading →

HPD Urges Harlemites To Prevent Avoidable Tragedies

image005As the weather gets warmer, the Health Department and the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) remind Harlemites that properly installed window guards are an important safety measure to prevent children from falling out of open windows from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →