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August 10, 2018 - By Holli Richmond, Executive Director, President’s Council on Sports, Fitness and Nutrition


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Kingston, NY: The YMCA of Kingston and Ulster County’s “Lend-A-Wheel” bicycle reuse program is seeking donations of...Read Full Article

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What’s new this flu season?

A few things are new this season:

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National Preparedness Month (NPM), recognized each September, provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. This...Read Full Article

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The school bus is the safest vehicle on the road—your child is much safer taking a bus to and from school than traveling by car. Although four to six...Read Full Article

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It’s that time again! This is an exciting time of year for students and families. As students go back to school, it is important that parents and students recognize key health and safety information that will help ensure a great start to the school...Read Full Article


Like many states, New York is suffering from the consequences of the opioid overdose epidemic. There has been a dramatic increase in the number of overdoses due to both prescription and illicit drug use in recent years. Overdoses are killing people of...Read Full Article

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