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Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment Period Kicks Off with a Call for New Yorkers To “Get Covered”

Deputy Mayor Palacio, Health Commissioner Bassett, NYC Health + Hospital President And CEO Kick Off Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment...

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First Lady McCray, Health Commissioner Bassett Announce the Creation of 15 New High School Wellness Spaces Designed to Promote Mental Health

Mental Health by Design, funded through ThriveNYC, awarded $10,000 grants to fund projects including gardens, murals, and meditation...

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Mayor de Blasio Announces NYC Service Center to Support Individuals & Families Recovering From Hurricane Maria, Irma, & Harvey

NYC service center will provide information and assistance for individuals affected by recent hurricanes NEW YORK—Mayor de Blasio...

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Asian-Inspired Pasta Salad with Asparagus, Snow Peas, and Avocado

Ingredients 12 ounces whole-grain fusilli or rotini pasta 1 medium asparagus spears (trimmed, cut into 1/2-inch pieces) 6 ounces snow...

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American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Every year the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer hosts various walks in an effort to raise awareness of breast...

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Mint Berry Fruit Salad

This berry and mint dish is refreshing on a hot day or all year round. You can add citrus fruits as well. Partners well with yogurt and...

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Health Department’s Center for Health Equity Releases “Breastfeeding Friendly Communities” Campaign in Movie Theaters, On Facebook And Instagram

The Health Department’s Center for Health Equity launched a new campaign “Breastfeeding Friendly Communities” to raise awareness...

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Heart Attacks Being Treated at Record Speed at New York City Hospitals

New York City hospitals are among those across the country that have set a record for how quickly they open blocked arteries, averaging...

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NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island’s Mental Health Services Are There For You

Asking for help is hard, and for many, it’s even harder when it comes to mental health. But the staff at NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney...

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10 Health Benefits of Walnuts

Looking for a quick snack that can help keep your weight down? Try walnuts! Just a handful is all you need. They are high in protein, low...

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