FDA BeSafeRx is a national campaign from Harlem to Hollywood to raise awareness of the dangers of buying prescription medicines from fake online pharmacies.
The Health Department today warned New York City residents about an illegal aphrodisiac known as “stone,” which can cause serious poisonings and death.
By William Gillespie, M.D. Every year, thousands of smokers vow to quit smoking and every year most of them fail. Too many people try to quit on their own and fall back into cigarettes through habit and addiction.
Whether you or your children are taking a short-term antibiotic or daily medication, it is important that you do not alter your treatment plan against your physician’s recommendations.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams today outlined a “Working People’s Agenda” in his second State of the City address.
Amid a flurry of recent Listeria warnings, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is warning consumers about a new outbreak.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams today hosted a summit to create a citywide strategic prevention plan to combat retail theft from Harlem to Hollis, Queens.
Here’s a curated version from Manhattan Borough Presidents Gales Brewer’s MBP Harlem/Uptown News: Gale Brewer’s Weekly Newsletter.
New York City’s New York Community Trust foundation announced $7 million in grants to 39 nonprofits working to make life better for all New Yorkers.
We live in an age when manufactured medication and prescriptions prevail, but is this the only approach to healing?
A group of 56 New York State legislators urged Governor Cuomo to prevent an imminent mass housing crisis by extending the eviction moratorium order, protecting all tenants for the duration of the COVID-19 crisis.
As part of the 2017 Mayor’s Management Report (MMR), the Health Department today published new data showing a continued decrease in the percentage of uninsured adult New Yorkers – from 20.9 percent in Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 to 10.9 percent in FY 2017.
The Health Department today released its Manhattan Community Health Profiles, detailing the health of all 12 community districts in the borough.