Health & Wellbeing

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New York City Opens Javits Convention Center As Vaccination Site
A guide to when, where, and whether to get a COVID-19 vaccine
A guide to when, where and how to get health insurance in New York
AARP Urges Uninsured NYers and Those Enrolled in Non-Group (Individual) Plans to Shop for a New Plan & Learn if You’re Eligible for New & Increased Financial Help Now Available through the American Rescue Plan 
Prescription Drugs
Name-brand drug companies frequently enter into agreements with producers of generic versions to delay the introduction of the less expensive form. This practice has long drawn criticism from the federal government and patient advocates, who say such deals hurt consumers, who may skip meds to save money.
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Hip Hop Legend Doug E. Fresh Joins AARP NY, Asian American Federation, Hispanic Federation, NAACP, Urban League, Who Offer Solutions to Level Playing Field
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With the Holiday Season just around the corner, AARPNY is proud to present a Cook for Health series hosted by P2 Collaborative of Western New York to bring you ideas on how to prepare and cook healthy recipes. We invite AARP members and guests to join Chef Alexa via ZOOM to learn healthy Soul Food tips and techniques. Chef Alexa will be sharing tasty recipe options that you can share with your family and friends. Choose from any or all of the following six dates to cook along with us!
State News: NY Telehealth: 59225 -COVID-19
Many New Yorkers are using telemedicine for the first time. The pandemic, however, has underscored the state's disparities with access to health care and broadband internet service, especially in rural areas.
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