Public Health

New Omicron variant identified in NYC
Nueva variante Omicron identificada en NYC

Nueva York tiene cinco casos confirmados de Omicron, la nueva variante de Covid-19. Se encontraron cuatro casos en los cinco condados y uno en Long Island...
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“Breaking point”
“Punto de quiebre”

"...All we’re asking is proper nurse-to-patient ratios...We need to have proper staffing. It’s like sending a soldier to war and giving them nothing to fight with..."
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Practical Tips for Family Caregivers
Consejos prácticos para cuidadores familiares

“Los cuidadores familiares a menudo se descuidan y corren el riesgo de sufrir depresión y ansiedad...Tomarse el tiempo para cuidarse no es egoísta. Para tener la fuerza para cuidar a un ser querido, es extremadamente importante que los cuidadores cuiden su propia salud física y mental”...
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Grassroots solutions and farm fresh eggs
Soluciones comunitarias, y huevos frescos

“Pre-Covid, we would serve about a million meals a year. Now, we’re serving 2.7 million a year,” said POTS Executive Director Christina Hanson. “It’s been a massive increase..."
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The Resilience Reel
Carrete de resiliencia

Lehman College students created a series of public service announcements --Shift NYC--where New Yorkers can learn how their fellow city residents coped and adapted as Covid-19 raged through the city...
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“Full collapse”
“Colapso total”

“We know home care workers are leaving the sector because they are unable to live on $12.50 an hour. If New York State wants to begin taking care of aging adults and disabled people, it must take action and invest in home care — now..."
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Cien + SOMOS

...los neoyorquinos ahora serán elegibles para el incentivo de $100 dólares de la ciudad después de recibir su primera dosis de la vacuna Covid-19 en las oficinas de SOMOS Community Care...
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Of feast and faith
De fiesta y fe

“When I came here, I didn’t expect the Governor to be handing me food,” said one resident resident. “I can’t believe she shook my hand. It’s important for people in this community to be able to get this food..."
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Oversight on vulnerable adult services inadequate: state audit
La supervisión de los servicios para adultos vulnerables es inadecuada: auditoría estatal

“New Yorkers need assurance that the providers hired to help these men and women are doing just that. The agency responsible for protecting them must do a better job...
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Si sta bene in Trieste
Si sta bene en Trieste

Estar ahí nutre mi alma. No es de extrañar que el extraordinario experimento en salud mental comunitaria encontrado en la ciudad italiana de Trieste haya sido un ejemplo para el mundo durante décadas...
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Black lives on white paper
Vidas negras en papel blanco

Las mujeres negras tienen ocho veces más probabilidades que las mujeres blancas de morir por una causa relacionada con el embarazo en la ciudad de Nueva York. Y tienen casi tres veces más probabilidades de sufrir una morbilidad materna grave que las mujeres blancas...
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Food Fight
Buena Lucha

Known as “Lucha Contra el Hambre” (or, Fight against Hunger), the effort will distribute thousands of meals over an eight-week span to communities throughout the city hit hard by Covid-19...
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