Health

The Minimum is Moral
El mínimo es moral

Every year, the top hedge fund managers make over a billion dollars each for betting on the stock market. New York has more hedge funds...
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NYC Health + Hospitals recognized for LGBTQ care
NYC Salud + Hospitales reconocido por el cuidado LGBTQ

They are getting it done, de veras. The New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NYCHCC) celebrated its 10th...
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Making the case with CAPP
El caso CAPP

El número de casos reportados de abuso infantil está en aumento en los Estados Unidos. En el año 2013, un estimado de...
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Fight to the Finish
Ayuda para acabar con el SIDA

Fund and finish it. Activists and leaders in the AIDS community are imploring Governor Andrew Cuomo to add funding in...
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No car? No cares
¿Sin carro? No se preocupe

Ditch the drive. Lawmakers and transportation advocates are asking residents to imagine a car-free New York.
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Weapon recoveries in public schools on the rise
Recuperación de armas al alza

El número de armas incautadas a estudiantes en las escuelas públicas de la ciudad de Nueva York se disparó un 25 por ciento...
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Hotspots for health
Sabios en la salud

Están enfocándose en mantener la salud en el barrio. Una red regional de salud está tratando de reducir los problemas crónicos de...
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Revival and Recovery
Renacimiento y recuperación

Vélez vive. The Acacia Network (Acacia) is about to restore much-needed health services to the South...
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Hospital summit outlines funding concerns
Cumbre hospitalaria resume preocupaciones de financiamiento

Inminentes recortes a los fondos federales para los hospitales que atienden a un gran número de pacientes de Medicaid...
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Concern y cariño
La pena y las palabras

Angela Baltimore was feeling lost. When her husband passed away in 2011, the Bronx mother was faced with helping her two...
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Grants for Good
Subvenciones de salud

Es más que una inyección en el brazo. $672.9 millones de dólares en subvenciones estatales se han anunciado para 73...
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Annual Uptown Games
Juegos Anuales del Alto

Get laced to race. The Annual Uptown Games, a track and field event for students in grades 3 through 8, are returning to the Armory.
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Raza Relations
Relaciones de raza

Urban has gone National. Urban Health Plan (UHP), a network of community health centers based in the Bronx and Queens...
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Hailing herencia
Clamando herencia

El jueves 25 de febrero, el presidente del condado del Bronx, Rubén Díaz Jr., organizó su celebración anual de...
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Frontline First Aid
Los primeros auxilios

Legislators are seeking to provide teachers with another tool to aid students in the classroom. Assemblymember Marcos Crespo and...
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Vetting school violence
Investigando la violencia escolar

Rates are rising. The number of violent incidents in city schools soared by 23 percent in the last school year – making 2014-15...
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Smoke-Free – and Heart Happy
Libre de humo – y corazón feliz

While we often think of cigarette smoking as causing illnesses such as cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and...
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Stop and Screen
Deténgase y hágase una prueba

En reconocimiento al Mes de la Salud del Corazón en febrero, Stop & Shop está ofreciendo exámenes gratuitos de salud...
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Wellness and Warmth
Bienestar y calidez

Winter has arrived with conviction, and it looks to be sticking around for a while. The answer, however, isn’t just to hang out indoors.
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State expands testing and action against Zika virus
El estado amplía las pruebas y la acción contra el virus Zika

El Departamento de Salud del estado de Nueva York (DOH por sus siglas en inglés) ha ampliado el programa gratuito de...
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Honing in on health
Enfocando en la salud

The doctor was in – for a dialogue. As countries in other parts of the world grapple with the rise of the Zika virus, New York City Health Commissioner...
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Moving at the Museum
Moverse en el museo

Acelerar el ritmo a la ciudad. Es posible que no equipare los museos con actividad física, pero el Museo de la ciudad de Nueva York...
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Free Zika Virus Testing
Prueba gratuita del virus Zika

The New York State Department of Health (DOH) has announced it will offer advanced lab testing for individuals with...
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Home for Hope
Hogar de la esperanza

Una nueva instalación masiva en el Bronx, construida por la Oficina de Salud Mental del estado de Nueva York (OMH por sus siglas en inglés)...
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Donor Duty
Deber del donador

La Cruz Roja Americana tiene una necesidad urgente de donadores de sangre y plaquetas. El severo clima invernal desde el 1° de enero...
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Flaw in the fun
Daño en la diversión

Zachary Miller thought he was being a good dad. When shopping with his seven-year-old daughter, Zahirah, a Dora the Explorer backpack caught the child's eye...
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Fitness Firm – and Fair
Póngase firme, a lo justo

Itching to make use of that FitBit gift? Committed to a new healthier lifestyle for 2016? You are not alone. January is the number one month for enrolling in health club memberships...
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A find, to keep in form
Un hallazgo para mantener forma

Be fit, for free.In order to keep more residents in good health and fine form, the city's Parks Department is expanding...
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Forum at the Fort
Foro en el Fuerte

It was the face-off at Fort Washington. The Democratic candidates vying for New York’s 13th Congressional District seat (NY-13) gathered at...
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“Everyone has something to offer”
“Todos tienen algo que ofrecer”

Jane Hidalgo recuerda haberse sentido impotente. Después de una cirugía mayor en julio de 2014, enfrentó un largo período de recuperación. Usaba un cuello ortopédico y...
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Novahlyn la Nueva

She was right on time. The first baby of 2016 born in the Bronx was officially announced as Novahlyn Caraballo, born at NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln at 12:22 a.m. on New Year’s Day.
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Stepping it up
Nueva luz en Lincoln

Esta pared tiene una historia que contar. Salud + Hospitales NYC/Lincoln y Salud + Hospitales NYC/TheFund, el brazo filantrópico del sistema público de salud de la ciudad...
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Start new traditions
Haga espacio para nuevas tradiciones

It seems we're finally realizing that we need to change the way we celebrate during the holidays. According to the New York Times, Americans take almost 1900 fewer steps than usual...
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Going for GuildNet
Elegir GuildNet

GuildNet, el proveedor líder de planes de Cuidado Administrado de la salud Largo Plazo (MLTC por sus siglas en inglés) para neoyorquinos con salud delicada y enfermos...
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Talking the Bronx 12.23.15
Talking the Bronx 12.23.15

Celebrate the five-year anniversary of “Bronx Stories” at the Bronx Museum of the Arts on Fri., Jan. 9th from 6 – 9 p.m. Bronx Stories is an evening of storytelling, poetry and music...
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Dancers’ Delight
Bailarines de deleite

Estaban en punta. El lunes7 de diciembre, los miembros del New York Ballet Theatre (NYTB) visitaron a pacientes del New York-Presbyterian/Hospital Infantil Morgan Stanley...
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