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Feast or Famine at Social Medicine Rounds

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On April 28th, 2009 Social Medicine Rounds hosted four New York City food activists in a session entitled: “Feast or Famine: Building an Oasis in the Food Desert.”  This rounds was arranged by Drs. Victoria Mayer and Vanessa Pratomo and is part of a larger series organized by the Public Health Association of New York […]

Low-cost dental care & Health Insurance, Free condoms: Only in NYC


After our earlier posts on free and low-cost health care in New York, we were approached by someone seeking care for a broken tooth. Our earlier post had suggested the NYU College of Dentistry Clinic and similar clinics at other dental schools. We also mentioned New York City Department of Health dental clinics for people […]