How Calculated: Estimated number of adults aged 18 years and older who reported medically diagnosed asthma with symptoms in the last 12 months, divided by all adults and adjusted for age; expressed as percent.
Source: New York City Community Health Survey (CHS)
Asthma Prevalence – Children ever diagnosed with asthma (ages 0-13 years)
Estimated number of children ages 0-13 years who were ever diagnosed with asthma, divided by all children of the same ages, expressed as a percent.
Source: NYC KIDS Survey
En Foco: Deep Roots
En Foco has a wonderful exhibition of a powerful collection of work from Harlem artists. The exhibit runs until August 19th:
Deep Roots, curated by Lisa Dubois, featuring photographers Samantha Box, Burroughs Lamar, Carmen Lizardo, Richard Louissaint, and Joana Toro, includes visual narratives that poignantly connect the artists with their beloved heritage, past and present. The photo essays explore themes of history, survival, and tradition; depicting the various ways each photographer has retained the customs and culture of their birthplace in their adopted land.