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February 2012
Exercise as Rx for Health

To help physicians offer fitness advice and monitor a patient's exercise regimen a new training program at Woodhull Medical Center requires doctors to write their own exercise prescription and hit the gym for a taste of their own medicine.

Pediatric Dental Health: More than Just Clean Teeth

Bugsy, a purple puppet used by Jacobi Medical Center's dental team, is just one of the many tools HHC uses to educate children and families about oral hygiene - an integral component to general health.

An Emergency Room Doc with a Heart for Community Health

Born at Lincoln Hospital where he now practices emergency medicine, Rick Gustave is a second-year resident physician with a passion for community health advocacy and is on a mission to make a difference beyond the ER.

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dot Lincoln Hospital program will let uninsured artists trade their talents for health care.
New York Daily News, 1/23/2012
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New York Amsterdam News, 1/19/12
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