Keeping your home warm during frigid winter days can be costly, but it is a wise investment in health.
When I was a youngster growing up in Brooklyn, I actually prayed for snow to come.
For HIV/AIDS advocates, it just boils down to one thing: “Provide more affordable housing for New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS.”
HIV has disproportionately affected Black Americans since the beginning of the epidemic, and this disparity continues.
The Bedford-Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps’ (BSVAC) Emergency Medical Services Training Academy is a program designed by retired FDNY Capt. James Rocky Robinson. This past week, the BSVAC held yet another wonderful graduation ceremony.
New York is reportedly leading the nation in Medicaid recoveries after Gov. Andrew Cuomo revealed that the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) recovered over $851 million of taxpayers’ money in 2013.
Interfaith Medical Center (IMC) has become the last house that the big bad wolf can’t blow down.
A couple of immunization clinics in the five boroughs—lifelines for underserved New Yorkers who need vaccinations for their children—are slated to close at the end of the month.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s Special Treatment and Research (STAR) program has received five new awards totaling more than $2 million
Interfaith Medical Center (IMC) and Long Island College Hospital (LICH) are both operating with one figurative leg as management looks to cut off what’s left
Lincoln Medical Center recently joined with health care professionals and community leaders to open the hospital’s new 30-bed inpatient psychiatry unit
In an ongoing saga, a 13-year-old brain-dead Black child in California has been relocated to New York in an effort to save the teen.
There are several things about Obamacare that are indisputable, though we are mindful that by offering the views of U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, they are clearly tendentious.
“The Affordable Care Act and You” is a forum that will be held on Sunday, Jan. 12 at 3 p.m. at Sistas’ Place, located at 456 Nostrand Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Dr. Louis W. Sullivan will speak on the state of Black American health at an event honoring the life of Martin Luther King Jr. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.