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UCHC Events: Better Hearing and Speech Month

UCHC’s expert Audiologists, and Speech and Language Pathologists brought awareness about communication disorders and the role of UCHC specialty departments in providing life-altering treatment. The team discussed treatment options available for those that are not able to speak, hear, or interpret the daily activities that are essential to growth.

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UCHC Brings Depression and Anxiety Screenings to the Bronx

UCHC’s Behavioral Health team hosted a two-day depression and anxiety screening event in observance of Mental Health Month. Participants learned how to identify and manage symptoms related to depression and anxiety. Behavioral Health providers were on stand-by to assist any patient who presented as someone struggling with depression or anxiety…

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UCHC Live: In the Kitchen with Chef Wilson and New York Common Pantry

UCHC Live brought viewers a flavorful segment featuring New York Common Pantry (NYCP) and Chef Wilson. Chef Wilson and the team from NYCP cooked One Pan Mexican Quinoa, a recipe tailored to women’s health. In addition, NYCP also talked about their mission to reduce hunger and food insecurity through their…

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UCHC Live: Let’s Talk about Mental Health

In recognition of Mental Health Month, UCHC Behavioral Health Director Mildred Casiano lead a panel discussion on how to combat the stigmas surrounding mental health. Behavioral health panelists discussed the various therapies and supports available to UCHC patients. Watch the full segment en Español here. Panelists included Mildred Casiano (Director…

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Technology & Public Health Series

UCHC invited patients to learn how the health center is using technology to improve health outcomes. UCHC explained the benefits of its new online Patient Portal, such as requesting and viewing appointments, accessing test results, communicating privately with your providers, and paying or viewing bills. Medly Pharmacy sponsored the event…

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UCHC Partners with NYPCC to Improve Parents’ Mental Health and Wellness

UCHC and New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center (NYPCC) hosted a parenting workshop series, which focused on daily familial stressors and communication. Participants learned tips on how to foster healthy relationships at home, as well as create a peaceful environment for their children.

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UCHC Empowers Bronx Male Youth with Launch of Bronx Teen Fit Program

In April 2019, UCHC launched Bronx Teen Fit, a mind, body and strength series designed for boys between the ages of 13-17 years of age. Community-based organizations and UCHC providers offered educational sessions related to challenges that teen boys in the Bronx may face in their youth. Community partners, including…

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UCHC Live: In the Kitchen with Chef Wilson and SAGE

UCHC Live’s favorite host, Public Affairs Manager Serena Muniz, was joined by SAGE’s Douglas Macon, who explained that SAGE serves the LGBT senior community, and helps to address and overcome the challenges of LGBT discrimination among the elderly. Chef Wilson also cooked a unique fruit pasta salad that was a…

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UCHC Events: P.S. 105 Family Resource and Health Fair

UCHC and P.S. 105 joined forces to deliver a fun-filled afternoon. Families had access to a variety of community resources, and games for the children to play. Community members had the opportunity to learn more about the quality, family-centered health care services & wellness programs that UCHC offers.

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UCHC Report: Does Texting Cause Physical Strain or Injury?

UCHC’s Occupational Therapy experts held a two-day workshop series about the various physical strains that can result from overusing technology, such as smart thumb, carpal tunnel, repetitive strain injury, and others. Participants learned about the effects and symptoms of these conditions, as well as prevention techniques and treatment options.

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