Natural Ways to Fight Fall Allergies

With the leaves changing color in New York City now, we can officially say it’s fall. For some, it’s the most beautiful time of the year to take a stroll at the park, while others are combating with irritating fall allergies. The good news is there are several natural remedies to help. Here are a…

Recipe: Healthy Chicken Fajitas

National Fajita Day inspired us to share a healthy chicken fajita recipe perfect to celebrate with your friends and family. Ingredients  3/4 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts cut into 2-inch strips 2 tablespoons of olive oil 1 tablespoon chili powder 2 teaspoons ground cumin 1 teaspoon garlic powder ¾ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper…

Tips To Help Get Your Mind Out Of Office

When you take time off of work, do you take a trip, explore your city or catch up on your personal to-do list? Everyone has their unique way of unwinding and enjoying their time off out of the office. Whichever way you spend your time, make sure your mind is out of office too. Here…

How Gratitude Can Change Your Life

Summertime is in full swing and whether you’re enjoying spending time outside around the city or traveling abroad, there’s so much to be grateful for! Yet, how often do you stop to think about gratitude? If it takes you a while to respond, you might want to consider some of the tips our Neighborhood Care…

13 Tips to Make Your Summer Healthier

We have seventy-one days until the end of the summer this year. That’s almost two more months of longer days in NYC! However you like to spend the summer, make sure your health is still a priority. Here are 13 tips to help you focus on your health and get the most out of the…

Spice Up Your Life—and Your Health!

If you’re not regularly reaching for your spice rack, you’re missing out on a simple way to make any meal better. Spices not only add depth and flavor to food, they’re rich in plant compounds that help boost health and prevent disease. Get to know these five tasty nutritional powerhouses, and your body (and taste buds)…

Stay in Shape While You Travel

You’re really good about adhering to your exercise routine, except when you travel. Truth is, it can be difficult to fit in a workout after sitting on a long flight, changing time zones, dealing with jet lag, and trying to eat healthy. But you’ve been disciplined enough to stick with your program and have reaped…

The Truth About Osteoporosis

For National Osteoporosis Month, we were inspired to break some common myths about bone health and lay out the truth behind them: “It’s inevitable, the older I get, the closer I am to osteoporosis!” False. Bone loss or even osteoporosis can affect you in your 20’s, 30’s, and 40’s. While your age and gender may…

Dance for Your Health

Looking for a workout that doesn’t feel like one? Hit the dance floor! Dancing is one of the most enjoyable ways to help maintain strong bones, improve balance, and stay at a healthy weight. Dancing is also a chance to socialize. Being socially engaged may lower your risk of conditions like heart disease and depression….