Health

Turning Out Latino Youth Vote? There’s an App for That
¿Buscando participación electoral juvenil latina? Ya hay una aplicación para eso

Immigrants have a lot at stake in this year's presidential campaign, and a new smartphone app aims to help get out the vote on...
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Together, we must, and we can
Juntos podemos

Tenía 24 años cuando ocurrió. Había tenido un día difícil en el trabajo, y mi hija y yo nos dirigíamos hacia nuestro...
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Cutting for a Cure
Corte por una Cura

Sit for snip, stay for the screening. 2016 Cutting for a Cure Health Fair and Marathon will start this Fri., July 15th...
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Donate Today
Done hoy

The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelets, urging all eligible donors...
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Care Expanded for HIV-Positive Individuals
Se expande cuidado para individuos con HIV positivo

It's hands-on. All HIV-positive individuals in New York City are soon to become eligible to receive...
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Summer Leisure and Learning
¡Llego el verano! Es hora de diversión y aprendizaje.

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local...
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An RN Rally
Una manifestación de RN

"Con demasiada frecuencia, no son reconocidos por el trabajo que hacen", dijo la defensora pública...
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On periods, a new parity
Atacando al tabú

When Councilmember Julissa Ferreras-Copeland began to press ahead on legislation associated with feminine hygiene products, some began to call her names...
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Pitching in at the Pantry
Día de Dar en la Despensa

Estos padres tomaron el almacén. Para comenzar el inicio del fin de semana de Los Padres, un grupo de padres locales trabajaron para devolverle a la comunidad.
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Talking the Bronx 06.22.2016
Hablando del Bronx 06.22.2016

Learn how to properly install your child’s car seat. Bronx Safety City is offering free car seat inspections Fri., Jun., 24th starting at 1:30 p.m...
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Meal Makers
Fabricantes de Comidas

The city’s Department of Education (DOE) is set to provide free breakfast and lunch to millions of children with its 2016 Summer Meals program...
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Special at Sydelle
Especial en Sydelle

It was the bathtub that did it for Laverne Rogers. Rogers had been living in a shelter for over two years before moving ‎in 2011 to the Lenninger...
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Counting on care
Un circulo de cuidado

Este Día del Padre será uno emotivo para Eddie Paige. Será la primera vez que Paige, residente del Bronx, celebre ser un padre de...
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Talking the Bronx 06.15.16
Hablando del Bronx 06.15.16

Go out to the Bronx Zoo for one last chance to see exotic birds in flight. Macaws, condors, falcons, hawks, vultures and many more birds will fly off stage and over the audience’s head. The presentation, sponsored by Jet Blue, will take place Sat., Jun., 18th...
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Seeking input on insurance increases
Buscando aportación en los aumentos de los seguros

El costo de los seguros de salud está subiendo, pero los consumidores pueden opinar sobre los propuestos aumentos. Las aseguradoras le han...
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A senior moment
Un momento mayor

Delilah Barbosa había comenzado a empacar. Después de residir en el Bronx durante más de seis décadas, la residente de Williamsbridge estaba a...
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Zeroing in on Zika
Examinando el virus Zika

La Dra. Dyan Summers puede haber acabado de recibir su doctorado en la práctica de enfermería, pero hace años, ella estaba a la vanguardia de la...
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Period Process
Proceso del período

The City Council’s legislative push to make free feminine hygiene products readily available in the city’s shelters, public schools and correctional...
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“I’m not alone”‎
“No estoy sola”‎

Kenya German se sentía a gusto. Madre de un niño de cinco años de edad con retraso en el desarrollo, German dice que a menudo lucha con...
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Taking down the “Dirty Dozen”
Bajar los humos a la “docena sucia”

Not on the city's dime. It seems that things are about to get very uncomfortable for some of the city’s worst landlords, who will soon face...
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Men: Time to Get Serious About Health
Hombres: Es hora de tomar en serio la salud

Junio es el mes de la salud de los hombres, la época del año para aumentar la conciencia de los problemas de salud de los hombres que pueden prevenirse...
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Faith as First Aid
Aclamando auxilios

This past Sunday, school was in session. During what was billed a “Weekend of Faith,” First Lady Chirlane McCray led a contingent of leaders from the De Blasio administration...
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Health at Hutch
Salud en Hutch

Montefiore Medical Center’s Hutchinson campus hosted a Health Day fair on May 13. During the daylong event, which was part of the official 2016 Bronx Week calendar, local residents...
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Still Time to Sign your Child Up!
Todavía hay tiempo!

Celebre 140 veranos de servir a los niños de comunidades de bajos ingresos de la ciudad de Nueva York con The Fresh Air Fund. Inscriba a su hijo...
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Trikes for Tots
Bebés en bicicletas

On a roll.

They were babes on bikes. Abriella T. beamed as she raced her tricycle. "This is fun," said the five-year-old as she pedaled past. But it was not all fun and games.
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Bringing the noise to Barnabas
Llevar ruido a Barnabas

This gem was jamming. Music filled the sun-soaked scene at St. Barnabas Hospital’s Rehabilitation and Continued Care Center on Thurs., May. 12th as the St. Joseph School Band...
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Talking the Bronx – 05.18.16
Hablando del Bronx- 05.18.16

Explore los recovecos del antiguo sendero del Acueducto Croton el sábado 21 de mayo de 9 a.m. a 4 p.m. Vaya bajo tierra al túnel de ladrillo...
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Rangers Take You to the River
Remando juntos

New York City is surrounded by water, yet we tend not to spend much time actually on it. But take my word for it: the water is there...
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On the beat
Al ritmo

It’s medicine on the move. Planned Parenthood of New York has launched a Bronx campaign pushing HIV prevention for women...

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Linked in loss
Ligadas en el lamento

Sofia Russo endured another painful Mother’s Day this year. The memory of her young daughter’s death after being struck by a...
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Power to the Parents
Poder para los padres

Sofía Nivar tuvo brillo en el cerebro. "Hay tantas gemas en nuestra propia comunidad", dijo. "Y a veces ni siquiera lo sabemos".
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Developing DACA
DACA en desarrollo

Comiencen a correr la voz. La Oficina del Alcalde para Asuntos de Inmigración (MOIA por sus siglas en inglés) se ha asociado con la...
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Coming together for clean power
Uniéndose por la energía limpia

He knows how to work a spotlight. Now, award-winning actor and environmentalist Mark Ruffalo wants to cast the focus on clean power in New York.
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Watch Your Mouth
Cuide su boca

El cáncer oral es uno de los cánceres de más rápido crecimiento actualmente. Según la Sociedad Americana del Cáncer, más de....
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Built to Bond
Construir para crear lazos

Tiffany Challenger is one teenager looking forward to Mother's Day weekend. The 14-year-old has carved out some special time with...
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Carding for care
Tarjeta con nueva trama

This hook-up is for health. The city has announced it is adding even more benefits for IDNYC cardholders, this time to improve access to...
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