NYC-Based Health Organizations Team Up for Teen Health Fair

NYC-Based Health Organizations Team Up for Teen Health Fair

Top NYC healthcare organizations MetroPlus Health Plan and NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, East New York are teaming up to host a health fair for teens this weekend. The event, which will feature games, health and dental screenings, arts and crafts, music, dance sessions, and physical exams required for school and work, seeks to empower local teens about their health. It also provides an opportunity for low income kids and teens to receive the health services they need.

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Knorr to Deliver Free Local Fresh Produce in Manhattan for National Farmers Market Week

Knorr to Deliver Free Local Fresh Produce in Manhattan for National Farmers Market Week

To celebrate National Farmers Market Week, Knorr is making local fresh produce deliveries on a first-come, first-serve basis until this Thursday, August 9, to Manhattan only. How do you receive a fresh, delicious meal straight at your door step? Three easy steps:

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Keeping Kids Safe and Healthy During Sports Practices and Games

Keeping Kids Safe and Healthy During Sports Practices and Games

In recent years, more children are participating in competitive team sports. However, this increased participation has led to an increase in sports injuries. But don’t let this fact deter you from allowing your child to participate in school or youth league teams, both of which provide great opportunities for youth to stay healthy and fit, work as a team, develop lasting friendships and gain a sense of pride and satisfaction. The rise of sports-related injuries often can be attributed to failure to comply with some common routine prevention strategies. It is our responsibility as doctors, parents, and coaches to ensure our child athletes are properly prepared to play the sports they love safely.

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Professional Services for Kids and Families on Long Island

Professional Services for Kids and Families on Long Island

UPDATED August 2018: A guide to professional family services in Nassau and Suffolk counties, including tutors, teachers, lawyers, financial planners, and more.

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Dentists & Orthodontists in Westchester County, NY

Dentists & Orthodontists in Westchester County, NY

UPDATED August 2018: Dentists, dental practices, and other pediatric dental specialists in Westchester County, NY.

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Dentists, Orthodontists, and Dental Health Care Providers in Rockland County

Dentists, Orthodontists, and Dental Health Care Providers in Rockland County

UPDATED August 2018: Keeping our kids smiles beautiful and healthy is hugely important to their overall health. So to help protect their teeth from cavities and other dental issues or help straighten their teeth, a great dentists or orthodontist is required. And Rockland County is home to some great dentists and orthodontists. So check out our comprehensive guide to dental care providers across Rockland County, including dentists in Monroe, Suffern, West Nyack, Pomona, Nyack, and Tappan, as well as a top orthodontist in Pomona.

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Dentists & Orthodontists on Long Island

Dentists & Orthodontists on Long Island

UPDATED August 2018: Our list of dentists, dental practices, orthodontists, and other pediatric dental specialists throughout Long Island.

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Doctors and Other Medical Specialists in Westchester County, NY

Doctors and Other Medical Specialists in Westchester County, NY

UPDATED August 2018: Pediatricians, hospitals, practices, and other medical specialists in Westchester County, NY.

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Doctors, Therapists, Pediatricians, Hospitals, and Health Care Providers in Rockland County

Doctors, Therapists, Pediatricians, Hospitals, and Health Care Providers in Rockland County

UPDATED August 2018: From the moment our children are born, we check in with the pediatrician to make sure they're growing as they should be and are staying healthy all year. So it's imperative to find the right pediatrician for your child before they're even born. You'll want to find a doctor that's close to home, as we're sure you'll be making many appointments over the years, well at least one per year for your kid's annual wellness checkup. So we found some of the best doctors right here in Rockland County, and we're sure you'll find the best one for your family. These pediatricians are located across Rockland County in such towns as Nyack, New City, Suffern, and West Nyack.

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Doctors and Other Medical Specialists in Queens

Doctors and Other Medical Specialists in Queens

UPDATED August 2018: Let our comprehensive list of doctors, medial specialists, and pediatrician practices in Queens make your search for the right healthcare provider for your child easier.

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Doctors and Other Medical Specialists on Long Island

Doctors and Other Medical Specialists on Long Island

UPDATED August 2018: Our comprehensive list of doctors, medial specialists, and pediatrician practices throughout Long Island make your search for the right healthcare provider easier.

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Medical and Dental Providers for Children with Special Needs on Long Island

Medical and Dental Providers for Children with Special Needs on Long Island

UPDATED August 2018: Health care providers, pediatricians, dentists, and other doctors for kids with special needs and learning differences throughout Long Island.

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Brooklyn's Family Health & Wellness Guide

Brooklyn's Family Health & Wellness Guide

UPDATED August 2018: Find doctors and health centers in Brooklyn, including Park Slope, Prospect Park, Clinton Hill, Fort Greene, DUMBO, Crown Heights, Carroll Gardens, Bedford, Williamsburg, Bay Ridge, Flatbush, Coney Island, and beyond. This guide features family doctors and pediatricians, dentists and orthodontists, hospitals and medical centers, therapists, fitness centers, and more.

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Long Island Family Health and Wellness Guide

Long Island Family Health and Wellness Guide

UPDATED August 2018: A guide to Long Island doctors and pediatricians, dentists, hospitals, and health centers in Nassau County, Long Island, including Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Garden City, Valley Stream, Port Washington, Farmingdale, Mineloa, Glen Cove, Roslyn, Great Neck, Westbury, Lynbrook, Lake Success, and Suffolk County, including Riverhead, Babylon, East Hampton, Huntington, Southampton, Amityville, Port Jefferson, Lindenhurst, Motauk, Patchogue, Centerport, and Cold Spring Harbor.

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Manhattan's Family Health & Wellness Guide

Manhattan's Family Health & Wellness Guide

UPDATED August 2018: A guide to family doctors, pediatricians, and health centers in Manhattan, including the Upper East Side, Upper West Side, Harlem, Midtown, East Village, West Village, Chelsea, Lower Manhattan, SoHo, and beyond. You'll also find dentists and orthodontists, hospitals and medical centers, therapists, and more.

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Queens' Family Health & Wellness Guide

Queens' Family Health & Wellness Guide

UPDATED August 2018: Find doctors, dentists, and health centers in Queens, including Long Island City, Astoria, Bellerose, Sunnyside, Elmhurst, Jamaica, Bayside, Flushing, Woodside, and beyond. This guide features family doctors and pediatricians, dentists and orthodontists, hospitals and medical centers, therapists and specialists, gyms and fitness programs, and more.

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Doctors, Dentists, Orthodontists, Therapists, and Health Care Providers in Rockland County

Doctors, Dentists, Orthodontists, Therapists, and Health Care Providers in Rockland County

UPDATED August 2018: Staying healthy and active is super important as a parent—and making sure our kids are healthy too is no small feat. Whether you're looking for a health care provider or a way to stay active in Rockland, we've got you covered with this comprehensive list of medical professionals in the area. From dentists, orthodontists, pediatricians, and doctors, to fitness programs, psychologists, OB-GYNs, and occupational and behavioral therapy, you're sure to find the best provider for your needs. These health care and fitness providers are located across Rockland County, including such towns as Nanuet, Orangeburg, Tappan, Garnerville, New City, Nyack, Pomona, Suffern, and West Nyack, as well as locations in Bergen County, NJ, including Ridgewood, Park Ridge, Tenafly, Fort Lee, Paramus, and Clifton.

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Westchester County's Family Health & Wellness Guide

Westchester County's Family Health & Wellness Guide

UPDATED August 2018: A guide to healthcare professionals and services in Westchester County, NY, featuring a list of family doctors and pediatricians, hospitals and medical centers, fitness centers, dentists and orthodontists, and more in Mamaroneck, Mount Vernon, New Rochelle, Peekskill, Rye, Scarsdale, White Plains, Yonkers, and beyond.

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Professional Lice Removal Services on Long Island

Professional Lice Removal Services on Long Island

Whether your child is starting camp, coming home from camp, or getting ready to start school, you'll want to get her checked for head lice—even if you don’t think your child is showing symptoms of having head lice. The biggest sign that your child might have head lice is if he’s itching his head a lot (that itching is an allergic reaction to the lice’s saliva). When you’re ready to get your child checked for head lice, visit a head lice removal specialist on Long Island. Professionals are able to diagnose head lice and use specific techniques to rid your child of the bugs. (Trying to remove head lice at home is a very tedious process and may not be 100-percent effective at removing bugs, nits, and eggs.) These head lice specialists can advise you on what cleaning measures to take at home, but the most important thing to remember is to reassure your child that she’s not dirty. In fact, head lice love clean hair! So if you’re worried about lice, visit a lice removal specialist in Nassau or Suffolk counties.

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Professional Lice Removal Services in Westchester County, Rockland County, and Bergen County

Professional Lice Removal Services in Westchester County, Rockland County, and Bergen County

Whether your child is starting camp, coming home from camp, or getting ready to start school, you'll want to get her checked for head lice—even if you don’t think your child is showing symptoms of having head lice. The biggest sign that your child might have head lice is if he’s itching his head a lot (that itching is an allergic reaction to the lice’s saliva). When you’re ready to get your child checked for head lice, visit a head lice removal specialist in Westchester, Rockland, or Bergen counties. Professionals are able to diagnose head lice and use specific techniques to rid your child of the bugs. (Trying to remove head lice at home is a very tedious process and may not be 100-percent effective at removing bugs, nits, and eggs.) These head lice specialists can advise you on what cleaning measures to take at home, but the most important thing to remember is to reassure your child that she’s not dirty. In fact, head lice love clean hair! So if you’re worried about lice, visit a lice removal specialist in Rockland County, Westchester County, or Bergen County, NJ.

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