NY’s Take ‘Small Steps’ to Get Healthier With Launch of City-Wide Campaign

Small Steps Launch 1EmblemHealth, the New York-based health insurance and wellness company, kicked off a neighborhood-by-neighborhood campaign that encourages everyone to take small steps each day toward healthier living. Continue Reading →

Harlem Students Face Off in Teen Battle Chef Competition

Teen_Battle_ChefTwelve Harlem students who have mastered an eight-week culinary program will put their cooking skills to the test when they face off in Teen Battle Chef Live. Continue Reading →

EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care Opens at Hudson Guild

EHNC Hudson Guild Ribbon CuttingEmblemHealth, the New York-based health insurer and wellness company with an office in Harlem, has partnered with Hudson Guild to open its fourth EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care, an inviting place where the community meets face-to-face with EmblemHealth professionals to ask questions, get reliable information and have problems solved. Continue Reading →

EmblemHealth Leads NYC Initiative To Support Family Caregivers

Caregiving Summit Photo_GregoryJohnson_DonnaCorradoEmblemHealth, the New York-based health insurance and wellness company with an EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care office in Harlem, is leading a broad coalition of New York City based organizations to support the needs of family caregivers. Continue Reading →

A Short Walk Toward Better Health in Harlem

woman-walking-fitnessBy William Gillespie, M.D.

After a long winter, many of us look forward to enjoying the spring weather. We can return to outdoor activities like gardening, sports, or simply enjoying the many parks, museums and social activities that New York City has to offer. Continue Reading →

Losing Weight the Healthy Way

n-WOMAN-WEIGHING-HERSELF-large570By William Gillespie, M.D.

If you resolved at the start of the year to lose weight, you are not alone. Each year, thousands of Harlemites and millions of people pledge to lose the weight they have gained over the winter or during the previous year as a way to get healthy and look better. Continue Reading →