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Medical ConditionsLearn how to get healthy, and stay healthy

Chronic Lung Disease

Asthma is a chronic illness (it comes and goes over time). It can affect children and adults and can start and end at any point in someone’s life. Asthma is more common in certain areas on Staten Island.


There are many different types of cancer. Some of them can be prevented. The best way to be prepared is to learn and ask questions. Learn about the specific Cancers affecting people on Staten Island.


You've probably heard of Diabetes before. Did you know there are 3 different types? Type 1, Type 2, and Gestational (during pregnancy). See how Type 2 Diabetes is affecting Adults and Children in your area.

Heart Disease

Heart Disease can mean a wide range of conditions that affect your heart. You might also hear the term "Cardiovascular disease". These mean the same thing.

Mental Health

Mental health is a large part of a persons overall well-being. Mental health issues are common and there are many places people can go for help.

We can all play a role in breaking down stigma and discrimination related to mental health.


Obesity means having too much body fat. This can lead to many other serious health problems. There are ways of preventing obesity or making simple lifestyle changes to improve your health.

Pediatric Wellness

Pediatric wellness means the physical, mental and social health, safety and well-being of all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

Preventative Health

Preventative care can help you and your family avoid getting sick and can improve your general health and wellness. Learn more about important preventative services you should be getting from your provider.

Substance Abuse

Staten Island has a serious Substance Abuse problem. Click above to learn more.