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Healthy Living

ENY District Leader Nikki Lucas Partners With The Healthy NYC Expo, Presented by ShopRite

East New York State Committeewoman, Nikki Lucas (District Leader), has joined the Healthy NYC Expo, presented by ShopRite, which is set for...

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Featured News

Elmhurst Hospital Adds 2 New Shuttle Vans With $100K Capital Grant Sponsored by State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky

NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst has added two new shuttle vans to transport patients and staff to and from NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens....

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Healthy Living

NY State of Health Announces Open Enrollment Dates for 2018 Qualified Health Plan Coverage

ALBANY, NY (September 7, 2017)- NY State of Health, the state’s official health plan Marketplace, today announced that the Open...

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Healthy Eating

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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Healthy LivingLifestyle

Top 10 Places in NYC to Watch the Leaves Turn

The city is buzzing with the best Fall events, but for many Gothamites, there’s nothing better than exploring our city’s fall foliage....

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AlphaCare Joins the Healthy NYC Expo as the Official Partner of the ‘Senior Center Square’

Brooklyn, NY – JIG Media announced today that AlphaCare has come on board, as the official partner of the ‘Senior Center...

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AlphaCareFeatured News

New ‘Wheel of Health’ Game Aims to Educate Seniors Through Entertainment

AlphaCare, a Magellan Health company based in Brooklyn, New York, has introduced a new, fun, and entertaining way for New York City’s...

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BrooklynFeatured NewsHealthy Living

Wellness Resource Series Health Fair Coming to Sunset Park

On Thursday, September 21st, 2017, the New York for Seniors team, in partnership with AlphaCare, are proud to announce the upcoming...

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AlphaCareFeatured NewsHealthy Living

10 Smoothie Recipes Sure to Beat the NYC Heat

Fruit smoothies can be an easy way to nourish your body with essential nutrients. The best way to know the exact ingredients in your...

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AlphaCareFeatured NewsMAGAZINESSummer 2017

The ‘NY for Seniors Magazine’ Summer Issue is Here!

As Summer continues to heat up, the New York for Seniors Magazine Summer Edition launches to tackle hot button topics that shape the lives...

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AlphaCareHealthy LivingMAGAZINESSummer 2017

Top 8 Summer Fruits and Vegetables

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AlphaCareManhattan

Parents’ Day Celebrates the Mothers and Fathers of the Chinese Community

On one of the warmest days of the year to date, Manhattan’s Chinatown was the scene of an authentic program of Chinese culture and...

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AlphaCareFeatured News

New York for Seniors Magazine Now Available in Digital 3D

By popular demand, the New York for Seniors Magazine is now available in a digital 3D version! Currently, the New York for Seniors Magazine...

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AlphaCareBrooklynHealthy LivingMAGAZINESSummer 2017

AlphaCare’s ‘Wellness and Resource’ Initiative Is Keeping Seniors Active In East New York

On Thursday, June 22nd, AlphaCare continued their Wellness and Resource Series of events with a Diabetes Awareness Health Fair for...

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BrooklynFeatured NewsHealthy LivingNY for Seniors TV

Congressman Ed Towns Hosted the Diabetes Awareness Health Fair Presented by AlphaCare

The citywide Wellness & Resources Series, presented by AlphaCare, kicked off last week with the Diabetes Awareness Health Fair at the...

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Healthy Living

10 Delicious & Healthy Spring Dessert Recipes to Help You Cool Down

The New York for Seniors editorial staff has gathered 10 of the healthiest, most delicious desserts that are just as enticing as this...

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Featured News

Seniors Come Out for Pre-Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant – PHOTO GALLERY

Thursday April 13th East New York District Leader Nikki Lucas and US Congressman Hakeem Jeffries Host a Jam-packed Pre-Easter Luncheon...

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Featured NewsLifestyle

NYC’s Top 10 Parks for Reflection and Meditation

#1 – Brooklyn Bridge Park Some city parks were built to replicate rustic fields and preserve serene woodland. Brooklyn Bridge Park,...

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Lifestyle

Lyft Provides Simple Solution For NYC Seniors To Get To Their Appointments

Original Source: TechCrunch / Lucas Matney Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft have always been awesome at empowering people without...

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Featured NewsWinter 2017 NY for Seniors Magazine

New York for Seniors Magazine Winter 2017 Preview

New York For Seniors is excited to announce the completion of our Winter 2017 Edition magazine launching on Monday, February 13th!...

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BrooklynCaregiver's Corner

Applications for Senior Housing in East New York Available Until Jan 14

Courtesy EastNewYork.com The window to submit an application for affordable senior housing is closing soon, on January 14, 2017....

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Partner Resources

How Neurons Connect to the Parkinsons’ Disease

For many people, the ability to move is so basic and intuitive that it’s taken for granted. While some people face mobility challenges...

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BrooklynHealthy LivingNY for Seniors TV

GrowNYC on New York for Seniors TV

Kimberly Dole, of New York for Seniors TV caught up to Rob Shepherd, of GrowNYC’s Greenmarket program, at the Brooklyn Boro Hall...

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BrooklynLifestyle

4th Annual Senior Concert Held at Amersfort Park in Brooklyn

On Aug. 19, Council Member Jumaane D. Williams, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Assembly Member Helene E. Weistein sponsored...

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BronxCaregiver's Corner

Abandoned Bronx Church To Be Turned Into Senior Housing Facility

Courtesy NY1 For the past year, Barry Williams has cared for this abandoned property on Home Street. He cuts the grass in the summer, and...

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Healthy LivingQueens

NYU Dentistry’s Mobile Dental Van Program Continues Rollout of its New Senior Care Initiative

Hosted by NY State Senator Leroy Comrie at the Greater Springfield Community Church, 177-06 129th Avenue, Queens, NY, on Wednesday, August...

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BrooklynHospital NewsSummer 2016 NY for Seniors Magazine

Q & A With Brookdale Chairman of Dept. of Medicine Dr. David Rose

By Julia Chance What are some misconceptions about senior health care? The thing that concerns us the most is that when people feel well,...

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QueensSummer 2016 NY for Seniors Magazine

Senator James Sanders, Jr. Discusses Senior Initiatives

Brooklyn and Queens have the largest senior population in New York City what initiatives does your office have to meet the needs of our...

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Caregiver's CornerSummer 2016 NY for Seniors Magazine

It Pays To Take Care of Elderly Relatives Through CDPAS Program

What is CDPAS? The Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Services, or CDPAS, is a Medicaid program that provides medical and aide services...

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Summer 2016 NY for Seniors Magazine

Pastor Clinton Miller Shares His Vision for NY Seniors

For 15 years, Brown Memorial Baptist Church has been under the helm of a neighborhood kid. Born and raised in Brooklyn and a graduate of...

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