Caring For People Living With Alzheimer’s In Harlem

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The Kenneth A. Smaltz Sr. Foundation for the Care and Cure of Alzheimer’s offers support for people living with dementia, their families and (unpaid) caregivers, and provides leadership in dementia services and policy.

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Harlem Doctor Now Free Of Ebola Discharged

2014-11-11T160745Z_1_LYNXNPEAAA0VP_RTROPTP_2_HEALTH-EBOLA-USA-NEWYORKA New York doctor who has recovered from Ebola left the hospital on Tuesday and urged support for U.S. health workers treating patients in West Africa so they do not face “stigma and threats” when they return home. Continue Reading →

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 →

Statement Regarding Patient at Bellevue Hospital

1414166452446_wps_19_nyc_ebola_friday_october_Today, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene conducted a test for the Ebola virus on a minor patient who had been transferred to HHC Bellevue Hospital Center last night.  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 →

Hospital Give Families Access To Fruits & Vegetables

veggies in the public domainThe New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) today announced the expansion of a program that allows doctors at HHC’s Elmhurst and Bellevue Hospital Centers to write fruit and vegetable “prescriptions” to children who are overweight or obese to help improve access to healthy food and promote overall health and wellness in the community.  Continue Reading →