NYC Marathon “Harlem Miles” In Harlem

seitu 4 runThe “Harlem Miles” of The NYC Marathon, taking place from 138th Street & 5th Avenue to 96th Street & 5th Avenue features five stages of world class entertainment including eight genres of music to motivate the tens of thousands of runners as they make their way to the finish line and entertain the thousands of spectators along the route cheering the marathoners on. Continue Reading →

Harlem Dr. Who Treated Ebola Patients Is Upgraded

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A New York City doctor who traveled with Doctors Without Borders to treat Ebola patients in Guinea is being evaluated at Bellevue Hospital after experiencing a high fever and gastrointestinal symptoms. Continue Reading →

EBOLA, A Community Forum In Harlem

ebola in harlemWest Harlem Development Corporation and Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer‘s Office are hosting an important conference in Harlem about Ebola on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Continue Reading →

Japanese Water Therapy For Harlemites

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Česky: Pitná voda – kohoutek Español: Agua potable (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Treatment with water has great health benefits. Japanese water therapy is well-known from old times. Drinking water is generally very good for health. Water is great source of life and it is necessary element for each function in organism. Continue Reading →

Tahl Propp Equities Hosts Inaugural “Health Day in Harlem”

seitu 5 hill“Health Day in Harlem” will feature blood pressure and glucose screenings provided by Metropolitan Hospital; dance performances by the Harlem Swing Dance Society and Uptown Dance Academy; children’s arts and crafts; and on-site resources for family planning, long-term home care, mental health and hygiene. Continue Reading →

Harlem Healthy Soul Festival Free Event At The Apollo

apollo panel make your music move (2) Jenella YoungThe Apollo Theater will present its second annual community initiative focused on family wellness—Harlem Healthy Soul Festival, on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 12pm – 6pm. Continue Reading →

HHC Pediatricians Share “Back to School” Health Tips

 

hhc_logo1As parents and kids across New York City get ready for the new school year, the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) reminds New Yorker’s to follow ten tips for “back to school” health and to visit any HHC primary care center or child health clinic in the community to receive needed physicals, immunizations and other wellness support available at little or no cost. Continue Reading →

Activating A Global Research Agenda for Nutrition Science

harlem-grown-greenhouse-installLeaders from across nutrition-related sectors will convene in Wageningen, Netherlands to identify and activate critical research projects to improve nutrition among key groups, such as adolescent girls—an often neglected population. Continue Reading →