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Plastic Surgery Tourism: Cheap But Risky

Plastic Surgery Tourism: Cheap But Risky

New Yorkers traveling abroad for discounted cosmetic procedures may be operated on by unaccredited or unqualified practitioners.

A Diet to Reduce Autism Symptoms

A Diet to Reduce Autism Symptoms

Some parents believe that subtracting wheat, dairy and artificial additives from diets of their children will help them control and, in some cases, reverse the symptoms related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

April Falls Day

April Falls Day

On April 1st, LiveOn NY sponsored a wellness fair designed to help Bronx residents prevent falls.

Diabetes EXPO

Diabetes EXPO

New Yorkers were given free eye exams, along with cooking and exercise demonstrations, to help them prevent or control their diabetes.

Surprise Medical Bills Squeeze New Yorkers

Surprise Medical Bills Squeeze New Yorkers

Many patients are finding that they are being charged for medical procedures that they thought were covered by insurance.

Urban Healing: Ethnobotany in the Bronx

Urban Healing: Ethnobotany in the Bronx

The New York Botanical Garden has launched a project to improve immigrant health care in the city.

Hunger Remains Pervasive in the City

Hunger Remains Pervasive in the City

The city and charitable organizations have struggled over the past year to adjust to increasing numbers of the needy.

South Bronx Unite Marches for Clean Air

South Bronx Unite Marches for Clean Air

Bronxites on the People’s Climate March called for a boycott of Fresh Direct.

South Bronx Unite y la Marcha por El Aire Limpio

South Bronx Unite y la Marcha por El Aire Limpio

South Bronx Unite, una coalición integrada por grupos locales, tiene un objetivo específico para participar en la protesta: reclamar sobre la contaminación del aire en el Bronx.