Posts tagged as: Diabetes

Diabetes Rate Remains High Uptown

Diabetes Rate Remains High Uptown

Uptown residents contend with a higher diabetes rate than the rest of city and nation.

Hip Hop Hits a Healthy Note

Hip Hop Hits a Healthy Note

A hip hop duo take to uptown schools to teach children and parents about healthy living.

Community Health Fairs Plug Gaps In Harlem

Community Health Fairs Plug Gaps In Harlem

Community health fairs are in strong demand across Harlem, despite reports New York is recovering from the recession faster than the rest of the U.S.

Foot Doctors Say New York Law Stomps Their Practices

Foot Doctors Say New York Law Stomps Their Practices

New York State is losing its best podiatrists because of laws limiting them from working on the ankle. But a measure is pending in the Legislature that could change that.

The Nourishing Kitchen: Helping East Harlem Eat Well

The Nourishing Kitchen: Helping East Harlem Eat Well

East Harlem has one of the highest rates of diagnosed diabetes in the city. The Nourishing Kitchen, a soup kitchen with a difference, is helping local residents eat well and lower their risk.

City to Freshen Uptown Food Choices

City to Freshen Uptown Food Choices

A new program aims to bring fresh food to neighborhoods where New Yorkers are more likely to be obese and to have diabetes and other diet-related health conditions.

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