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Jeffries Takes a Stab at Skyrocketing Drug Prices with New Bill

New legislation aims to prevent pharmaceutical companies from exploiting the monopoly of their drug patents at the cost of U.S. patients
Brownsville Wellness Event Highlights Affordable, Healthy Cooking

Brownsville Wellness Event Highlights Affordable, Healthy Cooking

The community event featured cooking demonstrations with delicious recipes and scrumptious food samples. 
Bklyn Hospitals Adopt New City Guidelines to Fight Opioid Deaths

Bklyn Hospitals Adopt New City Guidelines to Fight Opioid Deaths

Emergency clinicians will provide naloxone, overdose prevention education and ongoing care including opioid addiction treatments
Bend and Bloom with Free Yoga in Prospect Park

Bend and Bloom with Free Yoga in Prospect Park

The free one-hour sessions will take place every Thursday in Prospect Park's Long Meadow
Shape Up NYC Gets East Brooklyn Seniors Fit for Free

Shape Up NYC Gets East Brooklyn Seniors Fit for Free

The city program offers free aerobics classes at various Brownsville locations -- no registration needed!
City Launches Targeted HIV Prevention Campaign for Women

City Launches Targeted HIV Prevention Campaign for Women

The campaign is targeting women's health care providers in Central and East Brooklyn to increase awareness around HIV prevention and care
Cornegy Presents Plan to Boost Mental Health Care in Central Brooklyn

Cornegy Presents Plan to Boost Mental Health Care in Central Brooklyn

The proposal wants to bolster early intervention and community involvement, and improve police response to mental health patients
New CityMD Walk-In Clinic Coming to Bed-Stuy

New CityMD Walk-In Clinic Coming to Bed-Stuy

The health clinic chain, that provides quick, accessible medical services, is readying to open its 12th Brooklyn location on Fulton Street
Video Project is Looking for 'East Brooklyn Voices' to Talk about Health

Video Project is Looking for 'East Brooklyn Voices' to Talk about Health

The project shares local stories on health and wellbeing while empowering East Brooklyn residents to take ownership of the narrative
Destination Bed-Stuy Symposium to Celebrate the Healing Power of Art

Destination Bed-Stuy Symposium to Celebrate the Healing Power of Art

The health and wellness event will feature panels, discussions, food and fitness demonstrations and, of course, lots of art!