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Who Knew That Vacuuming Helps To Strengthen Bones?

By Chris Woolston (HealthDay) Exercise has long been known to strengthen bones. But even if you already have osteoporosis, exercise can be...

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DJ Kenny Celebrates His Birthday At The Canarsie Public Library on Friday, March 29th!

Celebrate DJ Kenny’s birthday this Friday at the Canarsie Adult Day Center! Check out the other events happening at the center below:...

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Healthy Living

Successful Agers Find Ways to Reduce and Manage Stress

By Chris Woolston, M.S. At any age, stress is a part of life. Young and old alike have to face difficult situations and overcome obstacles....

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Seniors of NYC

Seniors of NYC: This is Susan

photos and story by Herb Bardavid, a photographer and contributor to New York for Seniors, who focuses on making our seniors visible. This...

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Seniors of NYC

Seniors of NYC: This is Hal

Photographer Herb Bardavid features New York City's seniors, in their everyday life.

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Celebrate Mustache Day With DJ Tony At The Canarsie Adult Day Center This Friday, March 22nd!

Celebrate Mustache Day and party with DJ Tony at the Canarsie Adult Day Center this Friday, March 22nd! Check below to see the rest of the...

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Bright Health Joins New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Series

Today it was announced that Bright Health has become a partner of the New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Series.  The...

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Seniors of NYC

Seniors of NYC: This is Johnny

photos and story by Herb Bardavid, a photographer and contributor to New York for Seniors, who focuses on making our seniors visible. This...

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Seniors of NYC

Seniors of NYC: This is Manny

photos and story by Herb Bardavid, a photographer and contributor to New York for Seniors, who focuses on making our seniors visible. I...

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Healthy Living

Free Screening Mammograms for Residents of Brooklyn and Queens Until May 31, 2019

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

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Healthy Living

$1.7 Million ThriveNYC Geriatric Mental Health Expansion

Launches #ThriveWorksHere tour to highlight important work of ThriveNYC NEW YORK—First Lady Chirlane McCray, Department for the Aging...

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Healthy Living

Glow in the Dark Party for Seniors Fri March 15 in Brooklyn

Checkout this FREE Glow in the Dark Party and Open House, at the Canarsie Adult Day Center.  The party is open to all seniors throughout...

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New York for Seniors Using Video To Show How Family Members Can Be Paid for Caring for Elderly Loved Ones

New York for Seniors®, the initiative created to improve the quality of life for New York City’s seniors, has launched a video to...

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Healthy Living

NYC Senior Events Calendar Launches on NewYorkforSeniors.com

It was announced today, that New York for Seniors® has launched the official New York for Seniors® Events Calendar, dedicated to senior...

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Register Now for the Health & Wellness Resource Fairs Throughout NYC

You can now Register for one or more of the 2019 New York for Seniors Health & Resource Fairs.  Below is a link to the list of events...

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Lifestyle

Learn How To Play Pool At The Canarsie Adult Day Center!

Brush up on your pool skills today at the Canarsie Adult Day Center! Feb 27, 2019 activities: 9:00-10:00 – Meet & greet / hot...

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Healthy Living

Assemblyman Michael Blake Looking to Expand Rent Freeze Program for Seniors if He Becomes Public Advocate

Sponsored Content Assemblyman Michael Blake, who is a candidate to become New York City’s next Public Advocate, has expressed...

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New York City Agencies Awarded $77.7 Million For 37 Projects To Transform New York’s Health Care System

New York City agencies have been awarded $77.7 Million from New York State, to support 37 projects that will protect and transform New York...

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Lifestyle

Party With DJ Tony For His Birthday On Friday, February 22nd At The Canarsie Adult Day Center!

Party with DJ Tony tomorrow at the Canarsie Adult Day Center! And check out today’s events below! Thursday, 2/21/19 -9:00-10:00...

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What Does It Mean To Be A Caregiver?

Do you take your elderly mother or grandmother food shopping? Do you refill your grandfather’s prescriptions? Do you make...

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Healthy Eating

Help Your Loved One Fight The Flu This Winter With A Plant Based Diet!

Flu season is amongst us, and the best way to fight the flu or prevent it all together is by making sure your loved one is eating enough...

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Rent Freeze Program for NYC Seniors And Video Instructions on How to Apply

The New York City rent freeze program for seniors is officially named “S.C.R.I.E.” Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption....

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Join The Ugly Sweater Party With DJ Kenny At The Canarsie Adult Day Center on Friday, February 15th!

DJ Kenny will be throwing an ugly sweater party on Friday, February 15th at the Canarsie Adult Day Center! It’ll be a party you...

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NYC Healthcare Sales and Marketing Professionals Invited to New York for Seniors Information Sessions

New York for Seniors® will be hosting information sessions at the JIG Media offices in DUMBO, Brooklyn, Thursday February 21 and Thursday...

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In Healthcare News Long Time Healthfirst VP George Hulse Joins Emblem Health

According to CRAINS, longtime Healthfirst VP, External Affairs, George Hulse is joining EmblemHealth as vice president and senior adviser...

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Come Party With DJ Tony At Canarsie Adult Center’s Valentine’s Day Party On Friday, February 8th!

DJ Tony and the Canarsie Adult Day Center are throwing a Valentine’s Day party that you won’t want to miss this Friday,...

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New Affordable and Supportive Housing Approved for East New York

The new building will have 43 apartments for formerly homeless individuals. On January 9, 2019, the City Planning Commission voted...

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Healthy Living

New York for Seniors Health Fair Coming To Harlem May 2019 in Partnership With Central Harlem Senior Centers

Today it was announced that JIG Media and  HealthyNYC will be partnering with the Central Harlem Senior Citizens’ Centers Inc. ,...

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Check Out The Valentines Day Craft Activity And More This Week At The Canarsie Adult Day Center!

The Canarsie Adult Day Center is conducting a Valentines Day Craft activity for seniors today at 12 PM! Check below for all of this weeks...

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Healthy Eating

Check Out This Healthy, Vegan and Gluten Free Alternative To Grandma’s Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Winter is the season of baking at grandma’s house, so why not try this delicious, easy, healthy version of the beloved chocolate chip...

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