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POMS The Movie Giving Advance Movie Screening Passes To Seniors at the New York for Seniors Health Fair Thurs. May 9 in Harlem

POMS, the Movie (see the movie trailer below), with Pam Grier, Diane Keaton and Rhea Pearlman, is partnering with JIG Media, for the New...

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Faith Based Fitness Programs: What’s in it for you?

By Len Canter HealthDay Reporter Faith-based fitness is on the rise, according to trend-watchers at the American Council on Exercise, with...

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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Joins Senior Health Fair in Harlem May 9th

Today, New York for Seniors announced that Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield has come on board as a partner for the New York for Seniors Health...

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Check Out These Different Ways To Combat Allergies The Natural Way Instead Of Using Medicine This Spring!

As a senior, using medicine for allergies may halt you with your medicine usage for any other ailments you may already have. With these...

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Jamaica Health Day With Queens Assemblywoman Alicia Hyndman April 27 at Zwanger-Pesiri State of the Art Facility

Everyone is invited to come out to Jamaica Health Day in Laurelton, Queens.  The event is presented by Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology, Dr. Perry...

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New Senior Activities Program Launching in New York City in May 2019

JIG Media Announces Its Expansion of New York for Seniors® With the ‘Social Scene’ Program for Senior Centers, Adult Day Centers and...

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The Importance of Exercise For A Healthy Heart

By Chris Woolston, M.S. How important is exercise for my heart? You may not care about increasing your strength. “Firm, sexy...

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VNSNY Partnering With New York for Seniors To Tackle Depression At the NYFS Health Fair in Harlem May 9th

New York for Seniors is pleased to announce that Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY), will be on hand at the New York for Seniors...

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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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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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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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$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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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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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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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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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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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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Health & Wellness Organizations Can Now Post Their Events on the HealthyNYC Events Calendar

JIG Media, owners of the HealthyNYC initiative, announced the launch of the HealthyNYC Events Calendar. Health and wellness organizations...

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Affordable Housing Seminar for Seniors

When: Wed, January 9, 2019 – 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Location: The Actors Fund – 729 Seventh Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY...

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5 Fun Ways To Keep Your Senior Entertained This Winter!

This winter, it might be best to keep your elderly loved ones inside more often to avoid getting sick or injuries such as slipping and...

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Brooklyn Seniors Invited To New Year Party and Open House Friday January 4

The New Year’s Eve parties might be over, but the Canarsie Adult Living Day Center is hosting a New Year Party and Open House for...

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East New York’s Final Phase of Nehemiah Spring Creek Development Revealed

East New York is going through a massive transformation, which will last for the next 25 years. The major transformation started years ago...

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Seniors Can Still Stay In Shape This Winter With These Home-Friendly Exercises!

The winter months can have your seniors stir-crazy inside, but they can still exercise indoors! Below you will find a few simple exercises...

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Weekly Health Tip: BeetRoot Can Lower High Blood Pressure and Prevent Heart Disease

New York City is a high pressure city, where people can sometimes neglect their health.  One of these health issues that can be a quiet...

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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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‘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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