Women! Is Your Partner a Problem Drinker?

UB Researcher Recruiting Women whose partners are problem drinkers Stop Spinning My Wheels project combines treatment with research to help women BUFFALO, N.Y. – Women whose partners have a drinking problem are the focus of a clinical trial being conducted by Robert G. Rychtarik, Ph.D., a senior

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Contest — Celebrate Life After 60!

Nominate an Inspirational Person Between Ages 60 and 69 by August 31 to be Featured on the Buffalo 60 Strong Calendar! You, or someone you know, could be featured in the 2021 Buffalo 60 Strong calendar, an exclusive calendar showcasing inspirational “60 somethings” and highlighting Buffalo events and

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Oh the Places We’ll Go!

By Shannon Traphagen The weather is getting warmer, businesses across the US are reopening, and many people who have stayed home for more than two months are anxious to resume some of their routines. And as summer is finally felt here in WNY, many are getting the

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Feeding the Hearts of Heroes at Heritage Ministries

Feeding the Hearts of Heroes: Lisa Haglund CEO Heritage Ministries Initiative Lisa Haglund, Heritage Ministries new President and CEO, shared details this week on her new initiative, “Feeding the Hearts of Heroes,” at Vinecroft Retirement Community, a Heritage senior living community in Clarence Center, NY. Haglund stated,

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Center for Health Equity and UB Forum: Racial Equity and Anti-Racism

UB, Buffalo Center for Health Equity host public forum on racial equity and anti-racism BUFFALO, N.Y. – A live, online public forum on “racial equity and anti-racism will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. July 14. The forum is being organized by the Community Health Equity Research

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Virtual and Outdoor Events and Resources

Alzheimer’s Virtual Support and Events: Alzheimer’s Summer Guide (Alz-Summer-2020-Guide) Breast Cancer Support Becoming Active in Advocacy, presentation by Christy Pagamakis of the united Way on May 12. Details at www.bcnwny.org. Zoom link for that is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/97681681996 Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Group, every Tuesday at Noon. Zoom link is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/241729918

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Publisher’s Letter July 2020

It is an understatement to say that life stopped being normal in mid-March. The effects of the pandemic have been overwhelming to parents homeschooling their children, the unemployed or furloughed, teens isolated from their peers, our vulnerable elderly, essential workers, and medical providers. In the midst of

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Dismantling Systemic Racism Through Tobacco Policy

Cicatelli Associates Inc. (CAI), in partnership with the Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor Commission (MSAAHCC), has signed a tobacco free policy to further advance and strengthen tobacco and vaping usage along Michigan Street (Harriot Tubman Pkwy) to the connecting Ferry Street Corridor. CAI’s initiatives Tobacco Free

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