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What Foods Should a Diabetes Diet Include?

Healthy Living Content Sponsored by RiseUp ENY – Join the Community Health Survey   If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes,...

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Virtual Medicare Information Session Sunday Nov 8 at 9am Includes Open Enrollment Information

Join this important Virtual Medicare Information Session with Medicare Insurance expert Richard David Guy. You will be able to ask...

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Pumpkin Arugula Pasta Recipe Just in Time for Fall

Heart Healthy In this fall pasta recipe, pumpkin purée makes a rich, creamy sauce without the high fat and calories of heavy cream. An...

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Join Hunger Free America CEO Joel Berg Live on VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas Discussing Programs To Fight Hunger in NYC Sunday Oct 25

Hunger remains a serious problem in New York City, but particularly among seniors and vulnerable New Yorkers during this pandemic. There...

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Healthy Green Juice Recipe Packed With Antioxidants

Juicing allows for a fast absorption of nutrients and is an easy way to eat more fruits and vegetables. Packed with antioxidants, vitamins...

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Get COVID 19 Testing Antibody Testing and Mask Distribution Thursday Oct 15 at Brooklyn Sport Club

There will be COVID-19 Testing, Antibody Testing and Free Mask Distribution as part of the East New York Health and Wellness Series at the...

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Healthy NYC Sponsoring Livestream Virtual Mental Health Discussion As Part of Suicide Awareness Month Sunday Sept 20 on VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas

If you are not already aware, September is Suicide Awareness Month, which is extremely important during this current climate of...

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Infographic: 5 Smart Ways to Eat Less Sugar

There are many good reasons to reduce the amount of sugar in your diet. Here’s how to do it. Two hundred years ago, the average...

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4 Exercise Tips for Diabetics

Exercising is one of the best things you can do to manage diabetes. Here’s how to do it safely. If you have diabetes, one of the best...

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New York City Council Candidate for East New York Nikki Lucas Announces The Launch of Her Official 2021 Campaign Website

Today it was announced that East New York Community Advocate, Nikki Lucas, has launched her official campaign website, ElectNikkiLucas.com,...

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Extended Unemployment Benefits Available for New Yorkers Through December 2020

Last week the Federal enhanced unemployment benefits expired, erasing $600 weekly unemployment checks that had been going to New Yorkers...

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LIVE STREAM Virtual Mental Health Information Session Sunday August 2 at 9am With Mental Health Professional Gina Mckinney

During this time of the COVID pandemic and protests against police brutality many people are dealing with issues that are affecting them...

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Health and Safety Benefits of Having In-Home Care for Seniors

Sponsored by New York for Seniors | Home Care Seniors often experience different health challenges, including physical injuries as a result...

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CEO of Beacon Eldercare A Guest on VOICES of East New York’s Weekly Live Video Series

VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas went to its new live format today, Sunday May 3, 2020, and will broadcast every Sunday at 9am live...

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Ask Grandma to Dance to Boost Her Mood And Strengthen Your Bonds

Content Sponsored by New York for Seniors | Long Term Care If you’re a grandparent, shaking a leg with your grandchild might benefit...

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NYC Giving 10,000 NYCHA Seniors Free Tablets To Stay Connected to Family

Mayor De Blasio announced that 10,000 seniors living in NYCHA developments will be receiving tablets through a partnership with T-Mobile....

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New York City Can Have Food Delivered To Your Door Via the Food Delivery Assistance Program

photo Courtesy NYC Taxi Written by Nikki Lucas, Community Organizer This editorial is to inform seniors and caregivers about the NYC Food...

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Five COVID-19 Walk-In Locations Officially Open With Seniors Receiving Priority Treatment

Five COVID-19 walk-in testing locations are officially open for those who are in need of testing.  Seniors, 65 years of age and older with...

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A Safe Option to Combat COVID-19: A Bio-Energetic System To Help Seniors

Sponsored Content – The Noble Touch We know the reality: Hospitals are over capacity and understaffed. Healthcare workers are...

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De Blasio Promises To Prioritize New York City Seniors on 311 Calls

Mayor de Blasio told New Yorkers that they weren’t alone in yearning for a return to normal, but he said there’s still work to be done...

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5 Foods To Help Boost Your Immune System During Coronavirus

During this Coronavirus pandemic it is more important than ever to eat healthy foods that contain Vitamins C and other vitamins. Everyone...

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What To Eat and Drink for Lung Health During and After Coronavirus

Coronavirus attacks your lungs, therefore it would make sense to strengthen and protect your lungs as much as possible. Although there are...

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5 New Coronavirus Testing Locations In Flatbush, Brownsville, Aqueduct, Jamaica, South Bronx

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, five new testing facilities are opening, primarily in neighborhoods where the need is greatest. A...

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Pandemic Adds to Challenge of Caring for Loved One With Dementia

Before the COVID-19 outbreak, Annette Adams-Brown’s 87-year-old mother was an avid follower of TV news. Now Adams-Brown has to...

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Don’t Abandon Healthy Eating During Coronavirus Pandemic

As Americans empty grocery shelves over fears of possible shortages during the coronavirus pandemic, one nutritionist says healthy eating...

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Free Meals Delivered Directly To NYC Seniors Through Senior Centers and DFTA

NYC Department for the Aging (DFTA) is making it possible for seniors to have meals delivered to their homes. Direct delivery includes a...

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Coronavirus Myths: Experts Sort Out Facts From Fiction

(HealthDay News) – The new coronavirus continues its steady march through the U.S. population, bringing with it a second plague:...

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How To Get Your $1,200 Coronavirus Check from The US Government

The US Government has created a $2 trillion stimulus package that provides families with checks for $1,200 or more, depending on salary and...

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New York City Coronavirus Testing Locations And Appointment Information

Below is a list of COVID-19 Coronavirus Testing Centers in New York City. You must make an appointment before showing up at one of the...

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Diet Mistakes That Steal Your Energy

By Dana Sullivan What’s wrong with skipping breakfast (or any other meal) if I’m not hungry? When you wake up in the morning...

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