Health Department’s New Childhood Blood Lead Level Reports Decline

The Health Department today released its latest Childhood Blood Lead Level Surveillance Quarterly Report (PDF) covering the first quarter of 2020, from January to March 2020. Continue Reading →

Researchers Say, Getting More Sleep Helps Us Better Handle Positive And Negative Events (Update)

There are countless reasons why getting enough sleep is crucial to consumers’ health and well-being, but getting quality sleep can be difficult — especially during stressful times Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s Volastra Therapeutics Appoints Charles Hugh-Jones As New CEO

Volastra Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing novel therapies to treat and prevent the formation of metastatic disease, has named Charles Hugh-Jones, MD, FRCP, as its Chief Executive Officer. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat And Others Lead Investigation Into Disturbing Medical Procedures At ICE Facilities

Today, Harlem Representative Adriano Espaillat, Representative Veronica Escobar, and Representative Raul Ruiz co-led a letter to the Department of Homeland Security’s Inspector General Joseph V. Cuffari. Continue Reading →