Health & Fitness

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Aquababies Learn to Swim at the New Settlement Community Center

By SusieQ Wong   “Swimming is awesome!” Swimming is fun.   Children, as young as 6 months old, are learning how to swim in the aquatics program at the New Settlement Community Center (NSCC) located on Jerome Avenue in the […]

Bronx Yoga Night, 6/27

Bronx Yoga Night, 6/27

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Sweet Water Dance & Yoga invite residents to a free Bronx Yoga Night, June 27. Although walk-ins will be welcomed, pre-registration is highly encouraged to ensure appropriate supply of mats and yoga props. […]

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9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium, Saturday, July 15

BRONX, New York /PRNewswire/ — On Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation will hold the 9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium – and 100 percent of funds raised will directly support innovative cancer research by brilliant, early […]

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City Parks Foundation Launches Spring 2017 Season of CityParks Senior Fitness

CITY PARKS FOUNDATION LAUNCHES SPRING 2017 SEASON OF CITYPARKS SENIORS FITNESS Free Yoga and Fitness Walking Instruction in 3 Bronx Parks April 24 – June 16, 2017 New York, NY — City Parks Foundation welcomes all New Yorkers, 60 and over, […]

Profile America: Temporary Disability Insurance

Profile America: Temporary Disability Insurance

Saturday, April 29 — Health insurance and its affordability has been a topic of political contention mostly in the past two decades, but the social need was recognized much earlier. On this date in 1942, Rhode Island became the first state […]

ATTENTION BRONX WOMEN–FREE CERVICAL AND BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS–See Test Treat – Saturday, May 13th

ATTENTION BRONX WOMEN–FREE CERVICAL AND BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS–See Test Treat – Saturday, May 13th

ATTENTION BRONX WOMEN — FREE CERVICAL AND BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS See, Test & Treat – Saturday, May 13th, 9AM – 2PM Montefiore Imaging Center, 3400 Bainbridge Avenue, Lower Level Suite 300, Bronx NY 10467 To register, call 718-920-4600 With breast […]

February is Wise Health Care Consumer Month.

Profile America: Wise Health Consumer Month

The nation’s first college of pharmacy was founded in Philadelphia on this date in 1821.

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A conversation on the Future of Healthcare in NYC – December 13th

Open Registration: Veterans Activity and Fitness Groups, November 15

Open Registration: Veterans Activity and Fitness Groups, November 15

Bronx Veterans Activity and Fitness Groups Did you get out of shape after leaving the military? Veterans are invited to come join the Bronx Vet Center’s veteran activity groups to re-develop and sustain a healthy lifestyle. Activities take place daily […]

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Bronx – Food, Fitness and Faith Summit, 10/24

Bronx – Food Fitness & Faith Summit 2016     On Monday, October 24, the New York City Health Department’s Bronx Neighborhood Health Action Center, the Office of Faith Based Initiatives and the Bronx Multi-Faith Advisory Group, is hosting the Second Annual […]

Retro Fitness Opens New Location in South Bronx

Retro Fitness Opens New Location in South Bronx

Retro Fitness Opens New Location in South Bronx Retro Fitness Jerome Avenue Provides Local Community with a High-Value Gym Option at a Skinny Price BRONX, N.Y. (September 19, 2016) – Retro Fitness, one of the nation’s leading low-cost, high-value fitness […]

by · September 20, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Health & Fitness
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Council Member Andy King To Offer Free Dental Services to Bronx Residents

The Office of Council Member Andy King, in cooperation with the NYUCD Dental Van team will be hosting free dental screenings on Saturday, Aug. 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the 2016 “High School of Contemporary Arts, Council Member […]

Hand Sanitizer In Workplace Helped Reduce Healthcare Insurance Claims For Cold And Flu By 24%

Hand Sanitizer In Workplace Helped Reduce Healthcare Insurance Claims For Cold And Flu By 24%

PURELL® Hand Sanitizer And Hand Sanitizing Wipes In Workplace Helped Reduce Healthcare Insurance Claims For Cold And Flu By 24% Study findings are significant as employers try to improve the health of the workforce and reduce healthcare costs   AKRON, […]

by · June 13, 2016 · Health & Fitness, News
Assemblywoman Joyner Invites You To Her Second Annual Women’s History Month

Assemblywoman Joyner Invites You To Her Second Annual Women’s History Month

by · March 21, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Health & Fitness
Community Outreach Day on Suicide Awareness and Prevention

Community Outreach Day on Suicide Awareness and Prevention

On Saturday March 19, SISFI, The Suicide Prevention Institute, NYC Suicide Council, the NY Human Suffering and Wellness Coalition and their community partners were in The Bronx for a Community Outreach Day on Suicide Awareness and Prevention.     Due to […]