In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, many consumers are looking for ways to lower their stress levels, and recent studies have highlighted how beneficial mindfulness practices like meditation can be for consumers’ mental health.
NYC Health + Hospitals today announced that between January 2018 and June 2019, the public hospital system increased the number of patients with high blood pressure under control by 3,971 more patients.
As part of an ongoing effort to reduce rates of high blood pressure among New Yorkers, the Health Department today announced a collaboration with New York City chain and independent pharmacies to promote access to free blood pressure checks across the city.
It’s easy to get your blood pressure up from Harlem to Hollis — and now the city wants to measure how high in an effort to save your life.
The Health Department today published two Epi Data Briefs that point to an increase in hypertension rates from Harlem To Hollis.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women in the United States, with approximately a half million women dying each year from it.
Snoring is a common nighttime symphony that many of us have either performed or been unwilling to listen to.
When the sneezes, sniffles, and coughs hit, finding the right over-the-counter (OTC) cold medication is essential for a smoother road to recovery. With a multitude of options available, understanding the top choices can be a game-changer in managing those pesky cold symptoms. In this guide, we’ll explore the efficacy and uses of the top 5…
New York State Senate Committee on Aging Chair Cordell Cleare today joined together with state and city officials, mental health professionals, and older adults to raise awareness about the “epidemic” of social isolation.
Are you unable to concentrate during the day and having difficulty falling (or staying) asleep at night?
Maintaining a positive mindset isn’t just a cliché or a trend, it’s a key factor in promoting personal growth and overall health.
In recognition of National Primary Care Week, NYC Health + Hospitals’ NYC Care program and the Mayor’s Public Engagement Unit (PEU) have partnered to ensure NYC Care members citywide are connected to primary care.
Are you looking to shed excess weight and do it quickly? Thermogenic fat burners are becoming increasingly popular amongst fitness-minded individuals who want fast results.
NYC Health + Hospitals today announced all 11 of its hospitals and eight of its NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health sites were recognized by the American Heart Association and the American Medical Association.
There aren’t specific sure ways that one can increase their life expectancy.