Health

Color Coordinates
Coordenadas de color

This salad recipe from Brighter Bites draws its flavors and colors from a bevy of nutrient-rich vegetables including red bell peppers, zucchini...
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Benefits On Board
Beneficios a bordo

Dilenia Rodríguez was homeless when she gave birth to her daughter Sophia two years ago. It was a difficult time – one in which medical services for them both were a major concern.
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Whip it Up: Avocados and Açai
Bátalos: aguacates y açai

It is smart to look for easy opportunities to maximize our quality of life as we age. Stocking your kitchens with more avocados is one way to...
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“This is going to be devastation”
“Esto va a ser una devastación”

Hands off.Hundreds of healthcare workers, waving placards that proclaimed “Hands off Medicaid” and “Save our Healthcare” rallied at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx...
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Grow Old with Me
Envejece conmigo

Grow old with me...the best is yet to be. A beautiful notion about the journey of increasing years, as penned by the English playwright and poet Robert Browning.
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A Public Disgrace in Public Health
Una desgracia pública en la salud pública

Un millón de neoyorquinos ahora tienen diabetes (un tercio de los adultos tienen pre-diabetes), pero no hay absolutamente ningún plan de la ciudad para el control y la prevención de la diabetes.
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Sugar: How much is too much?
Azúcar: ¿cuánta es demasiada?

The statistics are shocking. The average American consumes 17 teaspoons of added sugar a day — whether from sodas and candies...
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“Normal and Essential”
“Normal y esencial”

Como latina que ha tenido dos abortos, sé de primera mano lo importante que es apoyar abiertamente a las personas que han tenido y tendrán abortos.
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“We stick by the patients”
“Apoyamos a los pacientes”

Duliepre Speranta is staying put. Speranta is a Registered Nurse at NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem, the largest hospital in Central Harlem – and she’s busy.
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Stress in the BX

The Brits say Bronxites are stressed. A new study conducted by a British digital health service says the Bronx is New York’s most stressed-out borough. According to an analysis of 5 million tweets

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Good Grief
Un buen duelo

Asistí a un funeral la semana pasada. La repentina muerte del esposo de mi amiga dejó a su familia y amigos con sueños destrozados y corazones rotos.
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City announces public health plan
Se anuncia plan de salud pública

The city has you covered. New York City will guarantee comprehensive health care to every one of its residents, regardless of ability to pay or immigration status.
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