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NYC Launches New Housing Portal for Information on Rent Freeze, Affordable Housing and More

New York City recently launched a Housing Portal, which provides links to information on affordable housing, rent freeze program for...

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NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst Earns “Gold Seal” for Excellence in Total Hip and Knee Replacement

The Hip and Knee Center at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced...

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A $300 Million Cancer Center Is Being Built In East Harlem

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) President and CEO James Patchett, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and...

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Healthy Slow Cooker Apple & Pear Sauce Recipe for 2018

Ingredients: 2 lbs fresh apples, peeled 1 lb fresh pears, peeled ¼ cup water 2 Tbsp lemon juice 1 teaspoon ground flaxseed ¼ teaspoon...

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Beacon Eldercare Opens New Office in Maspeth Queens Community

Beacon Eldercare recently opened a new office in the heart of the bustling pedestrian shopping hub in Maspeth, Queens.  The new office is...

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NYC Has Development Plans to Create 121 Deeply Affordable Senior Apartments

Haven Green, an affordable new senior housing development will be affordable to seniors earning between $20,040 and $40,080 and include...

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Bronx Health Center Gets A $1.2 Million Upgrade Funded by Caring Neighborhoods Initiative

NYC Health + Hospitals held a ribbon-cutting ceremony this week to celebrate the recent upgrade of a health center in the East Tremont...

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JASA Helping Seniors To Receive In-Home Care Through JASACare

Many seniors and caregivers might know JASA as an organization that operates senior centers, but they offer so much more, including Home...

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NYC Health + Hospitals Expands Use of Rapid Diabetes Testing to Improve Blood Sugar Control and Patient Experience

NYC Health + Hospitals announced the integration of in-clinic technology to provide faster point-of-care hemoglobin A1c testing at various...

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What is Medicare Parts A, B, C and D? Defined for New Yorkers

What is Medicare? Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older, certain younger people with...

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