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Live Well Pharmacy Provides Education Session for Seniors on Diabetes Day at Canarsie Adult Day Center

November 14 was World Diabetes Day, and the staff at Live Well Pharmacy, in Brooklyn, came out to the Canarsie Adult Day Center to educate...

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Healthy Tip Of The Week: How To Prevent Dementia In Seniors

Having dementia could be a drastic and devastating change for seniors. Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe...

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Free Screening Mammograms for Residents of Brooklyn and Queens by Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology

Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology is providing FREE screening mammograms for women in Queens and Brooklyn without health insurance. This program...

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‘New York for Seniors’ Announces Expanded Events Plan for 2019 Health and Wellness Series

New York for Seniors, a senior-focused initiative, which produces the New York for Seniors Wellness and Resource series of events, as well...

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New $30Mil Health Hub Now Open To Serve East New York and Brownsville

The East New York Integrated Health Hub is officially open, as a 40,000 square foot health and community center. This $30 million health...

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Combat Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) This Fall/Winter With Fun Senior Activities!

This fall/winter, don’t let your senior fall into Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), an emotional switch and slight depression that...

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New Yorkers Are Invited To A Series of Medicare Open Enrollment Seminars Hosted by NYC Health + Hospitals

Leading up to the open-enrollment periods for Medicare and New York State of Health, the State’s official online marketplace, NYC Health...

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What is Medicare A, B, C, and D? Defined for New York’s Seniors

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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A Vision Realized: Healthy NYC Expo on Governors Island

On Saturday, September 29th, JIG Media & Mastermind Connect‘s vision of bringing New Yorkers together for the purpose of...

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Hospice of New York Partners With the Healthy NYC Expo

JIG Media and Mastermind Connect are proud to announce that Hospice of New York is the newest partner for the upcoming Healthy NYC Expo on...

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Advanced Cardiovascular Testing to Provide Screenings at the Healthy NYC Expo

Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics, provider of state-of-the-art on-site cardiovascular testing, detection, prevention, and solutions, has...

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Hundreds of Seniors And Families Participate in 2nd Annual HealthyNYC Expo in Brooklyn

(See the video at the bottom of the page.) The 2nd annual HealthyNYC Expo (Brooklyn) was a success by all measures. Hundreds of seniors and...

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35 Health Partners Come Together in Brooklyn for 2nd Annual Healthy NYC Expo Saturday Sept 8

The 2nd annual HealthyNYC Expo (Brooklyn Edition), is bringing together 35 leading Health Partners, including the top health plans in New...

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Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology Joins Healthy NYC Expo Brooklyn As a Partner

The founders of the Healthy NYC initiative announced that Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology has joined the Healthy NYC Expo (Brooklyn), as a...

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Rent Freeze Information Session for Seniors in East New York at the Healthy NYC Expo

Today it was announced that New York City Mayor’s Public Engagement Unit will be partnering with the HealthyNYC Expo, in East New York,...

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ENY District Leader Nikki Lucas Partners With Upcoming HealthyNYC Expo in East New York

Today it was announced that Nikki Lucas, the popular District Leader of East New York, will once again join the HealthyNYC Expo, as a...

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Fidelis Care Becomes Title Sponsor of HealthyNYC Expo Series in Brooklyn and Governor’s Island

Fidelis Care has secured the Title Sponsorship for the upcoming Healthy NYC Expo series of events taking place on Saturday September...

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5 Facts You Should Know About the Accessible Dispatch Program

The Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC)’s Accessible Dispatch program is making it easier than ever to connect with wheelchair accessible...

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Congressman Ed Towns To Host Seniors at HealthyNYC Expo in Brooklyn

Congressman Ed Towns might be retired, but he is keeping himself very busy. It was recently announced that he will be hosting his 2nd...

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880 Apartments To Be Built in Brownsville on Three City Owned Sites

New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development announced several updates on commitments made in the Brownsville Plan,...

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Senior Pavilion at Healthy NYC Expo in BROOKLYN Sat Sept 8

It was just announced that there will be a ‘Senior Pavilion’ section at the Healthy NYC Expo (BROOKLYN EDITION). Saturday Sept....

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Bike New York Partners With The Healthy NYC Expo

JIG Media and Mastermind Connect are elated to announce a new partnership between the legendary NYC organization Bike New York and the...

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Healthy NYC Expo Comes Back To Brooklyn Saturday Sept 8

Today it was announced that the Healthy NYC Expo (BROOKLYN Edition), will be held Saturday September 8, 2018 at the Brooklyn Sports Club....

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Gov Cuomo’s $210 Mil Plan That Includes East New York and Brownsville

pictured; Gov Cuomo with Chris Legree (Brownsville District Leader Candidate) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo was in Brownsville, Brooklyn today,...

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EmblemHealth and AdvantageCare Join Brownsville Health & Wellness Family Day Saturday June 23

HealthyNYC is happy to announce that EmblemHealth and AdvantageCare are supporters of the first annual Brownsville Health & Wellness...

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UnitedHealthcare Supporting Brownsville’s Health & Wellness Family Day June 23

HealthyNYC announced today that UnitedHealthcare will be supporting the Brownsville community, as a sponsor of the first annual Brownsville...

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Brownsville Health and Wellness Family Day Saturday June 23

The first annual Brownsville Health & Wellness Family Day event will be held Saturday June 23, in partnership with the Brownsville...

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Simple Steps Seniors Can Take To Prevent Falls

Half of all falls happen at home, and many occur when older people are doing everyday activities — reaching for objects overhead,...

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Active Seniors in NYC Enjoy Better Health Than Inactive Seniors

In a scientific study published in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, it was found that older adults who were socially and...

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Get Active This Spring: Studies Show How Physical Activity Lowers Risk of Colon Cancer

What is physical activity? Physical activity is defined as any movement that uses skeletal muscles and requires more energy than does...

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