Health

Mad for marigolds, and more
Loca por las caléndulas – y más

En un reciente concurso de “búsqueda del tesoro”, Abelyna G. ganó el tercer lugar. Su premio fue una comestible y rara delicia: una habichuela verde....
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Walking to win
Caminar para ganar

Take a walk. That is the message shared by organizers of the Burnside Summer Walk events, which are held over three consecutive Saturdays in July.
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Sweet spot no more
Detenido lo dulce

As she rides her bicycle to work, Jane Bedell passes the time by keeping count of the available healthy food choices along the way. It's a short tally....
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The Bash on the Bridge
Festejo en el puente

The party was going strong – and high. NYC Parks joined Comptroller Scott Stringer, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, City Council Speaker...
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Keep Safe in the Heat
Manténgase a salvo durante el color

Heat related illness is serious, but can be prevented. Prolonged exposure to the heat and direct sunlight can be very harmful, and in some cases, fatal. Heat can also aggravate or worsen certain health conditions...
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Feeling Fresh
A lo fresco

El 24 de julio de 2015, Fátima Shama, directora ejecutiva del Fondo Fresh Air, se unió a un grupo de niños del Bronx en la estación de autobuses de la Autoridad Portuaria...
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Free Action-Packed Celebration on National Night Out
Celebración Gratuita Llena de Acción en Noche Nacional de Salida

Celebrate National Night Out in Co-Op City with an evening of fun, community spirit, and a special performance by the Timeless Torches, the New York Liberty’s senior dance team...
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Free Dental, Legal and Mammogram Services
Servicios dentales, legales y de mamografía gratuitos

Como parte del Día de Participación de Servicios Comunitarios, se ofrecerán servicios legales y de salud gratuitos, el sábado 8 de agosto....
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Challenge Check-up
Desafío chequeo

Amanda B. tenía una cita importante. El pasado viernes 17 de julio, la adolescente entró en un espacio familiar, el centro de salud, donde ha sido paciente desde...
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Brothers and keepers
Hermanos y guardianes

At the age of 14, Tarik Carr lost his mother to cancer. He channeled his grief into helping other youths, and has spent nearly a decade as a mentor in Health People’s Kids-Helping-Kids...
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Care Starts With You
Cuidar de los demás empieza en ti

One of my favorite quotes is by Rosalynn Carter. It is, “There are only four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers.”...
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More than parlor talk
Más que hablar

“I wanted to shoot for the stars.” Though Gabrielle Jasmin had always aimed high, studying the skies wasn’t what interested her. It was the idea of working in white that drove her....
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