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University Heights

Hope Center’s Eliza Howard Celebrates 79th

University Heights

Hope Center’s Eliza Howard Celebrates 79th

One of Hope Center’s most energetic happy residents Eliza Howard celebrated her 79th birthday on Thursday, August 15. Read more…
Lincoln Hospital hosted its 13th annual Back to School Immunization Health Fair on Saturday, August 24. Read more…
Longwood

Casa Boricua Innovative Senior Center Open House

Lighthouse Guild joined Neighborhood SHOPP Casa Boricua Innovative Senior Center’s inaugural Open House on Friday, August 23 at 910 E. 172nd Street. Read more…
Morris Park

Biaggi Welcomes Einstein College of Medicine’s New Students

Senator Alessandra Biaggi attended the Albert Einstein College of Medicine New Student Orientation on Thursday, August 15. Read more…
Triboro Center staff received training on better understand the challenges of mental health. Read more…
American Cancer Society hosted its Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kickoff Rally and Informational Meeting on Tuesday, August 13 at Maestro’s Caterers. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi’s Health & Empowerment Center BBQ

Jacobi’s Health and Empowerment Center hosted a BBQ for patients and staff. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Code 3 Discusses Teen Drug Use Warning Signs

Crotona Park East

Code 3 Discusses Teen Drug Use Warning Signs

Code 3 representatives taught guests the warning signs of teen drug use at its mobile mock-up teen’s bedroom. Read more…
Allerton

Beth Abe Launches New Sensory Program

Beth Abraham Center has launched a new sensory program to help residents with dementia or other memory related issues. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met on Tuesday, August 13 at Odyssey House. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Monte Institute for Women’s Health Honored

Nurses, doctors and breastfeeding advocates at the Montefiore Institute for Women’s Health received a proclamation from Borough Deputy President Marricka Scott-McFadden during Breastfeeding Awareness Month. Read more…
Longwood

DYCD, Beacon Center Hosts Health Fair

NYC Department of Youth & Community Development and Beacon Centers of New York City’s Health Fair was held on Friday, August 9 at Metropolitan High School. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

When You Educate A Woman Event

Now We Know hosted ‘When You Educate A Woman You Educate A Nation’ on Friday, August 9 at Community Board 12’s office on 4101 White Plains Road. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Victory Seventh-Day Adventist Church’s Health Fair

Victory Seventh-Day Adventist Church’s Community Health & Family Day was held on Sunday, August 11 at 1271 Burke Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Union Community Health Center’s Champion Awards

Bronx Times Reporter

Union Community Health Center’s Champion Awards

Union Community Health Center’s Health Fair & Community Health Center Champion Award Ceremony was held on Thursday, August 8 at Bronx Park East. Read more…
Union Community Health Center hosted its Open House and Breakfast on Tuesday, August 6 at 470 E. Fordham Road. Read more…
Fordham

Diabetes Education Day At Bronx Zoo

Fordham

Diabetes Education Day At Bronx Zoo

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore’s Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes hosted a Diabetes Education Day on Tuesday, August 6. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Centers Health Care’s Employees of the Year

Centers Health Care recently announced its Employees of the Year for 2019. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxCare Named National MS Comprehensive Care Center

MS Society designated BronxCare’s MS Center as the only National MS Comprehensive Care Center in the Bronx. Read more…
Morrisania

GO Program Launches At Triboro Center

Triboro Center’s GO Program has started and gaining momentum very quickly. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Jacobi receives $350,000 grant for emergency medical detox

Bronx Times Reporter

Jacobi receives $350,000 grant for emergency medical detox

A new grant to a local hospital will help those who may be suffering for substance abuse seek help without feeling stigmatized. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Electeds Announce HealthBucks Allocation

Bronx Times Reporter

Electeds Announce HealthBucks Allocation

Local elected officials and health leaders announced the allocation of $50,000 in HealthBucks for south Bronx residents. Read more…
Belmont

South Korean Nurses Visit SBH

Eleven South Korean student nurses spent a week observing nurses at St. Barnabas Hospital. Read more…
Wakefield

Montefiore Wakefield Hospital Celebrates Decennial

Montefiore Wakefield Hospital staff joined approximately 300 residents and a few elected officials joined in commemorating Montefiore Wakefield Hospital’s decade of community service. Read more…
Senator Gustavo Rivera and Assemblyman Victor Pichardo co-hosted their sixth annual Senior Health Fair at Monroe College on Friday, July 26. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro’s Empolyee of the Month

Triboro Center’s Respiratory Care Unit respiratory therapist Yvette Roman has been named Triboro Center’s Employee of the Month for July 2019. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Hispanic Federation’s Family Health Expo Vive tu Vida

Senator Luis Sepulveda attended the Hispanic Federation’s annual Family Health Expo Vive tu Vida. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Pichardo Hosts Roadmap to Health Event

Assemblyman Victor Pichardo hosted a ‘Roadmap to Health’ event in collaboration with Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America and New York Health Works. Read more…
Senator Gustavo Rivera was honored at the recent St. Barnabas Hospital Gala with Patricia Wang, HealthFirst president and CEO. Read more…
Castle Hill

Autism, Special Needs Friendly Community Family Day

The 41st Precinct Auxiliary Unit, J&S Caring Food Pantry and CARES Cops for Autism Related Educational Services presents ‘Autism & Special Needs Friendly Community Family Day.’ Read more…
The event included games, refreshments, live music, giveaways, dance performances, a DJ, a face painter and Child Safety IDs from the NYPD. Read more…
RAIN hosted its 4th of July Celebration on Monday, July 1 at Boston Secor Community Center. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

RAIN Honors Local Leaders

Bronx Times Reporter

RAIN Honors Local Leaders

RAIN honored local leaders at two separate events. Read more…
Morrisania

Powell Named Triboro’s Employee of the Month

Roberta Powell, Nursing Department certified nursing assistant, was named as Triboro Center’s June 2019 Employee of the Month. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Montefiore Hosts AIDS Memorial Quilt Ceremony

Montefiore is the only health system participating in the initiative, and the only Bronx location where panels from the quilt are on display. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

CHAM Pediatric Heart Transplant Program Celebrates Decade

Bronx Times Reporter

CHAM Pediatric Heart Transplant Program Celebrates Decade

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore commemorated its tenth anniversary of its pediatric heart transplant program on Thursday, June 27 at the Moses East Garden. Read more…
City Island

Ocasio-Cortez Hosts Healthcare Town Hall

City Island

Ocasio-Cortez Hosts Healthcare Town Hall

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hosted a Healthcare Town Hall on Saturday, June 29 at P.S. 175. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Male Breast Cancer Activist Raises Awareness

Male breast cancer survivor turned activist Michael Singer and his wife Patty were busy during Men’s Health Month raising awareness and educating the public about male breast cancer at several events. Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Patients Enjoy Western BBQ

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore’s young patients enjoyed a Western BBQ and carnival games, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies on Wednesday, June 26. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

CB 11 Hosts 4th Annual Health Fair

Pelham Parkway

CB 11 Hosts 4th Annual Health Fair

Everyone was in good spirits celebrating Community Board 11 Health and Social Services Committee’s fourth annual Health Fair. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

NCBH, Jacobi ask state for an operating certificate merger

Bronx Times Reporter

NCBH, Jacobi ask state for an operating certificate merger

Jacobi Medical Center and North Central Bronx Hospital, both part of the city’s public hospital system, may soon come together. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Donates To Council Blood Drive

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was proud to participate in the NYC Council Annual Blood Drive. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center’s Amparo Perez Celebrates 105th

Triboro Center resident Amparo Perez celebrated his 105th birthday with family, friends and staff on Monday, June 17. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Mental Health Conference

Jacobi Medical Center hosted its annual Mental Health Conference. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met on Tuesday, June 11 at Odyssey House. Read more…
Soundview

Bronx Center Enjoy Patriotic Birthday Party

During Memorial Day weekend, Bronx Center celebrated their residents who had their birthdays in May with a big patriotic party. Read more…
Morris Park

Montefiore Musculoskeletal Center Opens

The center provides patients with individualized care, as appropriate, for their musculoskeletal health needs, bringing together the highest quality care under one roof. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Smile New York Dental Opens in Crotona

A new family dentist office providing quality dental care to local residents in the Bronx celebrated its grand opening at 1808 Crotona Parkway. Read more…
Morris Park

Retired teacher helps families deal with abusive situations

A local volunteer is using her decades of experiences as an educator to help children and families in need. Read more…
Morris Park

PhRMA’s Roadmap to Health Attends Fair

Morris Park

PhRMA’s Roadmap to Health Attends Fair

Roadmap to Health was developed in response to the rising rates of chronic disease in the United States. Read more…
St. Barnabas Hospital, Belmont Business Improvement District and Councilman Ritchie Torres’ Office hosted the annual ‘Picture a Healthier You’ Health Fair. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Attends TNCAP Poster Campaign Ceremony

Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Attends TNCAP Poster Campaign Ceremony

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was glad to congratulate and recognize everyone at Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership’s 19th Annual Poster Campaign Ceremony. Read more…
Baychester

Bronxites Dance Towards A Cure For Cancer

Baychester

Bronxites Dance Towards A Cure For Cancer

The Relay For Life movement inspires the Bronx community to celebrate people who have been touched by cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action for lifesaving change. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TNCAP’s Community Poster Campaign

Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership hosted its 19th annual Poster Campaign Ceremony at the Jeanne Jugan Residence. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Centers Health Care A 2019 AHA Signature Level Sponsor

The AHA uses the funds raised through Heart Walk to finance cutting-edge scientific research, conduct public and professional education programs and advocate for public health. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Diaz Hosts North Central Bronx Hospital Town Hall

The borough president attended a hospital town hall to affirm his support for the growth of needed health services and programs to serve the North Central Bronx community. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Names Employee of the Month

Triboro Center named its rehab department physical therapist Ryan Arguelles as its May 2019 employee of the month. Read more…
Morrisania

Aloha From Triboro Center

Morrisania

Aloha From Triboro Center

During Nursing Home Week on Tuesday, May 14, Triboro Center staff entertained the residents with an all out Hawaiian Day. Read more…
Belmont

St. Barnabas Hospital Hosts Mommy & Me Yoga

St. Barnabas Hospital hosted ‘Mommy and Me’ yoga classes courtesy of Women’s Infants Children. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Casino Day

Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Casino Day

Triboro Center hosted a Casino Day for its residents and staff in honor of National Nursing Home Week. Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined families to promote health and wellness at Lyons Playground for P.S. 75’s second annual Community Health Fair. Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Teen Patients Enjoy Prom

Norwood

CHAM Teen Patients Enjoy Prom

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore hosted its annual CHAM Prom event, an important rite of passage for teens who have spent months hospitalized. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Montefiore Hosts Teddy Bear Hospital

Bronx Times Reporter

Montefiore Hosts Teddy Bear Hospital

Local youth brought in their favorite stuffed animals for a ‘checkup’ with Montefiore doctors and nurses at the 12th annual Teddy Bear Hospital. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Benedetto, WELL Campaign promote youth health and wellness

Advocates for youth gathered together recently to call on the state to develop common standards for youth health programs in schools. Read more…
Belmont

Mother’s Day Babies Born at St. Barnabas

Moussadatou Sabi and Noemi Puajarito celebrated Mother’s Day giving birth at St. Barnabas Hospital. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Nurses Complete Simulation Course

Triboro Center nurses became certified through Audacia Mobile Simulation Course. Read more…
Allerton

Mini-Horse Visits Beth Abe Residents

Now that spring has arrived, the Centers Health Care ‘Happy Horse Program’ has started up again with its trademark friendly horses. Read more…
A group of youth in the borough learned the basics of healthy cooking and eating in a program that tested their culinary chops. Read more…
Parkchester

PhRMA’s Roadmap to Health Visits

Roadmap to Health was developed in response to the rising rates of chronic disease in the United States. Read more…
Concourse

Damon Runyon 5K Held At Yankee Stadium

Concourse

Damon Runyon 5K Held At Yankee Stadium

Runners and walkers of all ages, and from as far away as Australia, traversed the course along with scientists funded by Damon Runyon. Read more…
J&S Caring Food Pantry and NYPD Community Affairs Bureau joined local businesses and volunteers in co-hosting a Free Community Senior Fun Day. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Nurses Enjoy Spa Day

Morrisania

Triboro Center Nurses Enjoy Spa Day

In honor of National Nursing Home Week, RehabWorld from midtown Manhattan visited the nurses and staff at Triboro Center on Wednesday, May 15 to hand out complimentary massages and their spa services. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Residents Protest Proposed Miracle City Counseling Program

Over 100 Throggs Neck residents living near 2800 Bruckner Boulevard joined community activist and protest organizer Egidio Sementilli for a rally denouncing a proposed Miracle City substance abuse treatment center on Saturday, May 18. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The coalition discussed its mission, elevator pitch and prevention ethics. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

EmblemHealth, Rivera Host Community Health Series

Experts from EmblemHealth highlighted the benefits of BMI health screening, setting healthy goals and weight loss. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends DA Clark’s Opioid Summit

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends DA Clark’s Opioid Summit

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined District Attorney Darcel Clark and stakeholders to participate in high-level discussions on the opioid crisis in the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Montefiore Recognizes National Stroke Awareness Month

Bronx Times Reporter

Montefiore Recognizes National Stroke Awareness Month

Montefiore’s Comprehensive Center for Stroke Care held a community awareness event on Friday, May 3. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors St. Vincent de Paul Nurses

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors St. Vincent de Paul Nurses

Councilman Rafael Salamanca visited St. Vincent de Paul and distributed roses to all the registered nurses in honor of their hard work and dedication to those who need it most. Read more…
Mott Haven

RAIN Alzheimer’s Caregiver Link Program Conference

RAIN Alzheimer’s Caregiver Link Program hosted its annual conference at Lincoln Hospital Auditorium. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Jacobi Hospital’s Gala Awards Night

Jacobi Hospital hosted its gala celebration on Thursday, May 9 at Villa Barone Manor. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Bronx AIDS Walk

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Bronx AIDS Walk

Councilman Rafael Salamanca recently joined residents, health providers and elected officials for the Bronx AIDS Walk sponsored by Community Board 2 and Urban Health Plan. Read more…
Approximately 40 residents with staff celebrated the 100th birthday of Bronx Center resident Catalina Padilla on Friday, May 10 which fell on the same day at Latin Mother’s Day. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Triboro Center residents and staff celebrated Cinco de Mayo together! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Health Department Hosts Mindfullness Yoga Event

The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Center for Health Equity in partnership with Sisters Thrive and Brothers Thrive hosted ‘Yoganoir: Motherhood Edition,’ a free yoga and mindfulness event for parents, guardians, children and the community. Read more…
Morris Park

Yeshiva University’s Parnes Clinic Dedication

The grand opening ceremony and ribbon-cutting recognized the public contributions to the Clinic’s construction made by the elected officials in attendance and will highlight the need for low-cost mental services for Bronx families. Read more…
The podcast, which is streamed on Spotify, Apple iTunes and Google Play, is broadcast from studios at St. Barnabas Hospital. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Hosts Mammogram Bus

Councilman Rafael Salamanca hosted a no-cost mammogram screening and clinical examinations for residents. Read more…
Union Community Health Center recently launched its program, Bronx Teen Fit. Read more…
The 41st Precinct Auxiliary Unit hosted its annual Applebee’s Autism Awareness Brunch on Saturday, April 27 at 815 Hutchinson River Parkway. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Health and Hospitals Board Meeting

The NYC Health and Hospitals Board held its annual Bronx meeting at Jacobi Medical Center on Tuesday, April 30 with over 75 community residents and advocates. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro’s Rohan Mills Named Employee of the Month

Rohan Mills has been praised for his commitment, strong hard-woring ethics and being creative whereby he uses his own experiences and wisdom to fix devices and technology. Read more…
Morris Park

Ocasio-Cortez Demands Veterans’ Health Care

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined veterans and registered nurses on Wednesday, April 17 for a town hall discussion on protecting the VA health care system from the threat of privatization. Read more…
Westchester Square

Most Wanted Lights it Up Blue for Autism Fundraiser

The second annual Most Wanted Lights it Up Blue for Autism Fundraiser was held on Friday, April 26 at McDermott’s Pub. Read more…
Morris Park

Monte Opens New Cancer Wellness Center

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care cut the ribbon on a new Bronx Oncology Living Daily Cancer Wellness Center on Monday, April 22 at 1575 Blondell Avenue. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Essen Hosts Medical Symposium

Essen Health Care has always been at the forefront of guiding International Medical Graduates to residency training programs or finding them alternative clinical careers. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Joins Don’t Stress, Eat Fresh Campaign

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Joins Don’t Stress, Eat Fresh Campaign

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined BRONX Health Reach and La Mina Mini Market to learn about their ‘Don’t Stress, Eat Fresh’ campaign. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Institute for Special Education Autism Walk

Councilman Mark Gjonaj’s office showed its support for the New York Institute for Special Education Autism Walk. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Police Service Area 8 Hosts Autism Awareness Day

The rainy weather could not stop those from supporting autism awareness at Police Service Area 8’s Autism Awareness Day. Read more…
In honor of National Autism Awareness Month, the 41st Precinct Auxiliary Unit and NYPD CARES co-hosted the fourth annual Autism Awareness Walk. Read more…
Belmont

SBHC’s Dr. Salcedo Receives Award

The award goes to individuals who have made a significant contribution to Hispanic health through their continued work as young physicians of NHMA. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronxites Enjoy Spring Into Health Fair

Spring Into Health Fair engaged, encouraged, empowered and exposed community residents to an array of holistic services. Read more…
Eastchester

RAIN Boston Secor Hosts Spring Dance

RAIN residents celebrated the spring season through song and dance! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

SUNY Health Network’s Eye Mobile

The partnership will expand access to eye and vision care for more than 5,000 New Yorkers in low-income and underserved communities in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx each year. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

WELL Campaign Hosts Roundtable Discussion

The WELL Campaign, an advocacy effort to improve student health and well-being in NYS, joined Bronx Health REACH/Institute for Family Health hosted a roundtable discussion. Read more…
Westchester Square

QSAC Celebrates Autism Awareness Month

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, Councilman Mark Gjonaj thanked QSAC for engaging young adults with autism and encouraging them to make an impact to our society through making and selling handmade soaps and candles. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Hosts Easter Egg Hunt

Approximately 20 Triboro Center residents celebrated their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Thursday, April 18. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Welcomes Starlight Foundation

Jacobi Hospital’s leadership welcomed leaders from Starlight Children’s Foundation on Wednesday, April 17 to thank them for their recent donations to the facility. Read more…
Fordham

BCHN Celebrates Blood Pressure Program Pilot

BCHN helped participating community members create action plans with objectives focused on exercise and healthy eating. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Caribbean med school sends 21 residents Bronx bound

Bronx Times Reporter

Caribbean med school sends 21 residents Bronx bound

A group of graduates from a Caribbean medical school are about to make a big impact on the medical landscape of the borough. Read more…
Patients from Children’s Hospital at Montefiore participated in World Wrestling Entertainment’s annual Connor’s Cure Kid Superstar reveal where they unveiled their WWE Superstar personas with their own ring gear and entrance music. Read more…
Williamsbridge

MHHC, Bailey & SISFI Discuss Mental Health

Williamsbridge

MHHC, Bailey & SISFI Discuss Mental Health

Morris Heights Health Center, Senator Jamaal Bailey and SISFI presented Understanding Healthy Ways of Managing Emotional Pain, Depression, Stress, Suicide and Trauma on Wednesday, April 10 at Community Board 12’s office. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met on Tuesday, April 9 at Odyssey House. Read more…
Melrose

Melrose Senior Center Advisory Council Installed

The East Side House Settlement installed its newly elected Melrose Senior Center Advisory Council members on Thursday, April 4. Read more…
Melrose

Melrose Senior Center Elders Enjoy Bingo Day

The East Side House Settlement Melrose Senior Center elders enjoyed playing bingo on Wednesday, April 10. Read more…
Triboro Center and NYS DOH assembled an internal emergency team. Read more…
Over 220 people were pre-registered and raised over $25,000 at the 3.1 miles of fun for everyone! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

SBH Doctor Speaks At IBC World Congress

Dr. Nissin Nahmias, St. Barnabas Hospital Center for Bariatric Surgery director, recently spoke at the IBC World Congress in the United Kingdom to weight loss surgeons from around the world. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj Celebrates Autism Awareness Day

A local councilman’s office will be involved in various activities to promote awareness and inclusion towards more acceptance and appreciation for people with autism in the communities. Read more…
Morris Park

Mercy College Hosts Doctors’ Recognition Day

The 16th annual Doctors’ Recognition Day Symposium, Poster Presentations and Physicians’ Exposition was held on Thursday, March 28 at Mercy College. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

WELL Campaign, Benedetto Host Lunch

The WELL Campaign, an advocacy effort to improve student health and well-being in New York, partnered with Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, Senator Shelley Mayer and the American Heart Association. Read more…
In honor of Women’s History Month, the MJ Treatment Spa & Wellness gave complimentary dmGlow™ facial treatments by dmSkincare and DermaMed Solutions on Thursday, March 7. Read more…
A Bronx child needs your help fighting a rare autoimmune disease he’s been facing since birth. Read more…
Columbia Doctors Eastern Vascular Associates hosted a free screening in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BronxWorks’ Shop Healthy Youth Program

As part of BronxWorks’ March Madness event, local middle school students participated in BronxWorks’ Shop Healthy Youth Program on Saturday, March 23 as part of the Healthy and Livable Mott haven Partnership. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Women’s History Month Health Celebration

Bronx Times Reporter

Women’s History Month Health Celebration

The event was made possible event due to the generous sponsorship of United Breast Cancer Foundation, SHARE Cancer Support, Montefiore Medical Center, Bringing the Peace, Captain A: Fighting the War on Cancer, Ms. Geneva’s 50/50, and the American Italian Cancer Foundation. Read more…
Hunts Point

Salamanca Attends Hunts Point Healthy Expo

Hunts Point

Salamanca Attends Hunts Point Healthy Expo

Councilman Rafael Salamanca attended the Hunts Point Shop Healthy Expo! Read more…
Ines Martin was named Triboro Center’s Employee of the Month for February 2019. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition Meets

The meeting featured a presentation by Jamaal King discussing vaping and flavored tobacco products. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Torres’ New Anti-Asthma Agenda

Bronx Times Reporter

Torres’ New Anti-Asthma Agenda

Asthma death rates in the Bronx are three times higher than the rest of the United States. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx Asthma Rate Discussed

The Health Department’s Bronx Neighborhood Health Action Center hosted a naloxone training for students at the SUNY Bronx Educational Opportunity Center on Thursday, March 14. Read more…
Triboro Center residents and staff were treated with a Bourbon Street, ‘Nawlins-styled Mardi Gras celebration. Read more…
Morris Park

Dr. Fulger Earns Peer To Peer Excellence Award

The award is given annually to local physicians who have enriched the lives of their patients through exemplary care and dedication. Read more…
Morris Park

Einstein Medical Students Make Their Match

Match Day is a rite of passage, signifying the transition from medical student to physician – moving to a clinical environment to care for patients. Read more…
Belmont

SBH, NYS Health Dept Announce eWIC Program

The Bronx is the first borough to release this technology in NYC. Read more…
University Heights

Nazarin Worship Center Visits University Center

Children from the Nazarin Worship Center in Mount Vernon spent quality time with University Center residents. Read more…
Mott Haven

North Central Bronx Hospital Legislative Forum

North Central Bronx Hospital hosted its inaugural Community Advisory Board sponsored Legislative Forum on Friday, February 22. Read more…
Longwood

EmblemHealth Opens In Longwood

The affiliation and new offices extend the reach of EmblemHealth to its members as well as other community members in the Bronx. Read more…
Concourse

Women’s Bar Association Goes Red For Heart Health Month

An event raised awareness of the #1 killer of American women. Read more…
Soundview

Couple Honored at Valentine’s Dinner

Two Bronx Center residents were honored on Valentine’s Day. Read more…
Soundview

Bx River Houses Legionnaires Community Meeting

During a community meeting on Thursday, February 21, Bronx River Houses tenants discussed the two cases of Legionnaires’ disease that were discovered at their residence. Read more…
Norwood

CHAM Celebrates American Heart Month

The Pediatric Heart Center at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore celebrated American Heart Month. Read more…
Morris Park

Monte Nurses Protest Overcrowding Issues

A rally was held in front of Jack D. Weiler Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine to raise awareness of an overcrowded Emergency Department and an overabundance of hallway beds. Read more…
Mott Haven

Lincoln’s Doctor Honored At Art Show

A Lincoln Hospital physician was honored at the Harlem Fine Arts Show. Read more…
Fordham

UCHN Unveils Mobile Health Center Van

Fordham

UCHN Unveils Mobile Health Center Van

Community leaders and health professionals celebrated the unveiling of Union Community Health Network’s Mobile Union Community Health Center. Read more…
Mott Haven

Lincoln Hosts Legislative Summit

Mott Haven

Lincoln Hosts Legislative Summit

Over 100 attendees listened to Assemblywoman Carmen Arroyo and council members Rafael Salamanca and Vanessa Gibson speak at Lincoln Hospital’s 15th annual Legislative Summit on Friday, February 8. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Dinowitz Stands With NY Nurses

Bronx Times Reporter

Dinowitz Stands With NY Nurses

Dinowitz made two stops, one in the morning and another around midday, and addressed the crowd to show solidarity with the cause. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Celebrates Chinese New Year

Triboro Center residents celebrated the Year of the Pig! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Live Healthy, Love Safely Event

Pelham Parkway

Jacobi Hosts Live Healthy, Love Safely Event

Jacobi Hospital hosted a Live Healthy, Love Safely event on Friday, February 8 at Building 8’s Atrium. Read more…
Union Community Health Center celebrated Children’s Dental Health Month with a fun-filled two day event. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Casa Boricua Center PROTECT Our Elders

An initiative that will ensure the continued health and wellness of our City’s most vulnerable by providing mental health services and protections to seniors across the City of New York. Read more…
Belmont

St. Barnabas’ Department of Medicine Alumni Weekend

St. Barnabas Hospital held a Department of Medicine Alumni Weekend event. Read more…
Morrisania

Ramlakhan Named Triboro’s Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Sidera Ramlakhan for being named Triboro Center’s Employee of the Month for January 2019. Read more…
University Heights

Hope Center Honors MLK’s Legacy

Many Hope Center residents held a moving tribute to the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 21. Read more…
Morrisania

A Loving Valentine From the Past

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a real beautiful love story bridging yesterday and today. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Rallies With NYSNA

Bronx Times Reporter

BP Diaz Rallies With NYSNA

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. spoke at a rally held by the New York State Nurses Association on Tuesday, February 5. Read more…
Morris Park

NY KOC Hosts Benefit For Calvary Hospital

Morris Park

NY KOC Hosts Benefit For Calvary Hospital

For nearly four decades, the local Knights of Columbus chapter has supported Calvary by making the hospital the principal beneficiary of their year-round fundraising efforts. Read more…
Norwood

Montefiore Welcomes Heart Month

Norwood

Montefiore Welcomes Heart Month

The heartwarming event featured a group walk of the Montefiore Mile, a designated indoor, one-mile path. Read more…
Mayor de Blasio announced a new health care initiative this month called NYC Cares during a press conference held at Lincoln Hospital. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

EMT’s Family Celebrate Christmas With Patients

Pelham Parkway

EMT’s Family Celebrate Christmas With Patients

The family of a fallen EMT provided holiday cheer to Jacobi patients on Christmas Day. Read more…
University Heights

University Center Hosts Holiday Casino Party

University Center residents enjoyed celebrating the holidays Atlantic City style! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Provides Holiday Cheer To Jacobi Children

Councilman Mark Gjonaj met with children at the Jacobi Medical Center Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, hospital staff and CEO Christopher Mastromano to present them with toys donated at his Christmas Party. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Music Therapy For Jacobi Patients

Pelham Parkway

Music Therapy For Jacobi Patients

Music therapist Bill Chase played and sang songs to patients at Jacobi Medical Center. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Local docs share 5 ways to avoid flu

Widespread flu is reported in New York and New Jersey right now plus influenza like illnesses are at high levels in nearly 20 states. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Drug Free Coalition exposes vaping dangers

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition is revving up its efforts to educate people on the dangers of vaping. Read more…
Morrisania

Triboro Center Celebrates New Year’s Eve

Morrisania

Triboro Center Celebrates New Year’s Eve

Over 50 residents filled filled the recreation room on New Year’s Eve at Triboro Center. Read more…
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