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By Nikkia Rivera
In East New York
Mar 11th, 2016
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Sponsored by Housing Works. Spring is a week away, and while most of us are looking forward to warmer weather and blooming flowers, many of us will be preparing for the onset of seasonal allergies. Also known as hay fever, allergies brought on by the spring season can be a serious disturbance for mos...
By PiaFergus
In Brownsville
Mar 8th, 2016
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By PiaFergus
In Community
Mar 7th, 2016
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By PiaFergus
In Brownsville
Mar 2nd, 2016
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By Nikkia Rivera
In East New York
Feb 26th, 2016
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Sponsored by Housing Works. Everyone is familiar with the movie-style heart attack. Someone grabs their chest and gasps from a sudden burst of pain. But, while this may happen to some, the symptoms and signs of a heart attack vary from person to person. With someone suffering from a heart attack ever...
By Nikkia Rivera
In East New York
Feb 21st, 2016
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  Sponsored by Housing Works. Feeling anxious is a natural emotion. It’s a temporary feeling that is felt in times of distress, anticipation, and trouble. But when anxiety goes from being temporary to being constant, then that might be a sign of an anxiety disorder. Anxiety disorders are one of ...
By PiaFergus
In Brownsville
Feb 8th, 2016
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By Nikkia Rivera
In East New York
Feb 3rd, 2016
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Sponsored by Housing Works. February is the month of love: love for your friends, family, significant others, and most importantly, your heart! As the official heart health month, February is all about being aware of the different forms of heart disease, supporting those suffering from a heart diseas...
By Nikkia Rivera
In Community
Jan 29th, 2016
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Originating in 1990, Housing Works started as a community organization dedicated to helping homeless New Yorkers suffering with HIV/AIDS. Today, Housing Works is still going strong, offering an array of low-cost health services to the New York community, while still heavily advocating for the homeles...
By Nikkia Rivera
In East New York
Jan 28th, 2016
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  Sponsored by Housing Works. Depression is one of the most common mental illnesses in the U.S., with about 6.7% of adults suffering from it each year. Yet, many people suffering from depression do not receive treatment because they’re either not aware that they have depression or they do ...