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Trying To Breastfeed After Struggling The First Time Around

Trying To Breastfeed After Struggling The First Time Around

Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com Liz De Vries had always planned to breastfeed. As a child, she "nursed" her baby dolls and when she got pregnant for the first time in 2004, she armed herself with information.
Calling All Vendors, Visual and Performance Artists for the 2nd Annual Bed-Stuy Bazaar!

Calling All Vendors, Visual and Performance Artists for the 2nd Annual Bed-Stuy Bazaar!

Mark your calendars: The 2nd Annual Bed-Stuy Bazaar on Tompkins Ave is scheduled for Sunday, August 30, and the events' organizers are looking for more vendors and artists! The goal of the Bed-Stuy Bazaar is to bring more awareness & cultural div

Brook-Lens: Brooklyn's 'Spirit' Represented at the 3rd Annual Beer and Wine Festival

Tap + Cork held its 3rd Annual Brooklyn Beer and Wine Festival on Saturday at Restoration Plaza in Bed-Stuy, and boy was it an event! Close to 2,000 people turned out for an afternoon of tastings of 45+ craft beer and artisanal wines curated by Tap+C

Bklyn Lawmakers on the Move Aug. 17: Andrew Cuomo

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NYC health centers educate infected pregnant women about Hepatitis B, protect newborn babies from virus

NYC health centers educate infected pregnant women about Hepatitis B, protect newborn babies from virus

Click here to view original web page at www.nydailynews.com Dr. Vivian Huang, Yujing Dai, Niki Bannister and Mary Chiang of the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center in Flushing, Queens.
Celebrating World Breastfeeding Month

Celebrating World Breastfeeding Month

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Brook-Lens: Pink Houses Community Farm Opening Celebration

Photo: Courtesy NYCHA After a year of planning, the Pink Houses community farm has opened! Lead organizer of the effort, East New York Farms, along with the Pink Houses Resident Green Committee and Tenants Association, NYCHA staff, the Italian-Americ
Brooklyn! It's Time to Make 'Fresh Moves!'

Brooklyn! It's Time to Make 'Fresh Moves!'

By Tracey Capers, Executive Vice President of Programs, Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation Brooklyn! It's time to make a fresh move! That is what we're asking of you with the campaign that bears its name.

Councilmembers Cumbo, Levine and Gibson Introduce Bill That Allows Mobile Users to Text Their 911 Emergencies

New York City Council Members Laurie A. Cumbo, Mark Levine and Vanessa Gibson introduced on Thursday Int.

Food Bank Brings Summer Nutrition Program for NYC Teens and Tweens

On Tuesday, August 18, Food Bank for New York citywide nutrition awareness programs will present peer lessons in healthy eating to teens and tweens in Brooklyn, as a part of Food Banks's summer series of events to address childhood hunger.