Health in Bronx, NY

The MTA has announced it's expanding the Bx27 to connect directly to Clason Point Park as the Soundview Ferry line will begin service this summer. This wil

Obesity is no picnic for those who struggle with it, but new research sheds some light on why so few ever find their way to a healthy weight.

If you're in your 40s and think you're making healthy choices but not seeing the results you want, one or more of these 40 mistakes could be the culprit.

The White Shirt Project is a series of photographs of people that celebrates the diversity of all the people in our communities. Everyone who has modeled for the project has touched on issues that include Mental Illness as the common denominator. The mission of the project is to put a face that people can identify with and begin the process of destigmatizing Mental Illness
The project puts a face to Mental Health, the white shirt is used as a catalyst to start a…

– no clear effect on live birth rate Acupuncture has become very popular within the field of assisted reproduction, and particularly as an intervention within IVF (In-Vitro Fertilisation). In an editorial from 2015 in Acupuncture in Medicine, David Carr lists 12 meta-analyses on the subject in just 6 years, including a total of 34 RCTs.[1] [...]Read More...

The state of West Virginia is now requiring wellness check-ups for students before they return to school including a physical and a trip to the dentist.

Our circadian clocks are centered in the brain and control key physiological processes—sleep, body temperature, organ function, and metabolic activities such as maintaining blood glucose levels. Disrupting the clock can potentially lead to diabetes and other metabolic diseases
Rajat Singh, M.D., M.B.B.S.In a study involving mice that was published online on June 21 in Cell Metabolism , Rajat Singh, M.D., M.B.B.S. , and his team discovered…

Migraine is a disabling disease that no one should have to go through alone. It’s essential to build a support network of understanding people who can not only check in on you during an attack but also empathize with your experience.

Protein is necessary for repairing and maintaining the organs and tissues in your body. Learn how much dietary protein you need to consume each day.

Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine unlock how previously known antiviral gene works

A North Buffalo mom who suffered from a postpartum mental health disorder is bravely sharing her story to start the conversation and hopefully end the stigma.

Amerigroup Georgia awarded a $10,000 grant to the Georgia Mountain Food Bank to provide low-income diabetes patients with food boxes tailored to their nutritional needs.

The Pediatrics Department at SBH Health System has partnered with the CUNY School of Medicine and the Yale University School of Public Health on a project that explores the attitudes and opinions of providers, parents and adolescents on prescribing oral antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to decrease the transmission of HIV among teens. PrEP – a … Continued

June and Father's Day Specials
We celebrate Father's Day ALL MONTH
"A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to get us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way."
– Unknown
We are always in awe at the strength our fathers show. To us, our fathers are our superheroes. Because we view them as the strongest people ever, we forget that they too need to be nurtured. Father's Day is the day…