Saturday 22 February 2020
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Category: Featured News, Health, Local News


Foodlink’s Curbside Market Unveils New Truck, Joins “Double Up Food Bucks” program

By Staff   Foodlink’s Curbside Market, which brings fresh, affordable produce into low-income, underserved communities, has...

MikeMendoza to MCHD (1)

Update: Dinolfo Appoints Michael Mendoza as Commissioner of Public Health

By Staff   (Update, July 11) – Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo has announced the appointment of Dr. Michael...

Couple is looking forward to the birth of the baby

CDC: 25% of Puerto Rico Will Be Infected With Zika Virus This Year

The Zika virus is making major inroads into the United States this summer, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently...


Violence and Riots in Venezuela as Food Shortage Crisis Worsens

Continuous food shortages in Venezuela have led to increasingly frequent and often violent public raids on stores, restaurants, bakeries,...

Daniel Dunne

Latino to Watch: Daniel Dunne

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta Daniel Dunne describes himself as a Nuyorican. The name defines a “person of Puerto...


January is Cervical Health Awareness Month: What to Know about Cancer Screening

(StatePoint) More than 12,000 women are diagnosed annually with cervical cancer and 4,000 women die each year. However, innovations in...

Turmeric Powder
Photo Credit: Suellen Pineda

Discover the Wonders of Turmeric!

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en Español adjunta By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN When was the last time you ventured into the herbs and...


NY Leads in Enrolling Hispanic Children in Health Insurance

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en Español adjunta Research links children’s health to school success. (U.S. Navy/Wikimedia...

Photo by Suellen Pineda

Get Your Omega-3s the Delicious Way: Walnut Crusted Salmon

By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN In its most simplistic way, healthy food has always provided us with powerful nutrients to fight disease. Some...


AAvia Foundation: Bi-Cultural Devotion Making a Difference

By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN Many would agree that our society needs more people who are genuinely willing to help others. Highly...