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Nutritionist Offers Tips To Help Boost Your Breakfast
We've often heard breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but there are at least five ways to boost your breakfast to help you stay fuller longer and possibly burn more calories.
Cuomo Announces Free Zika Virus Testing For Pregnant Women
State health officials say they have received "numerous inquiries'' from pregnant women and medical professionals about the disease.
Zika Virus Declared A Global Health Emergency; NY Offers Free Testing
The World Health Organization has announced that the explosive spread of the Zika virus in the Americas is an "extraordinary event" that merits being declared an international emergency.
Overdose-Reversal Drug Narcan Now Available Over The Counter At Duane Reade, Walgreens
Hundreds of Duane Reade and Walgreen Co. pharmacies will begin giving out a heroin antidote without a prescription across New York state.
Schumer Urges 3-point Federal Plan To Fight Zika Virus
The New York Democrat said Sunday that the U.S. Agency for International Development should increase its involvement in Zika-affected countries.
Officials: Raccoon That Attacked NJ Boy Tests Positive For Rabies
A raccoon that attacked a 6-year-old New Jersey boy earlier this week has tested positive for rabies, officials said Friday.
Study: Women Who Have Trouble Sleeping More Likely To Develop Type 2 Diabetes
A new study finds that women who have trouble sleeping at night are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes.
New Ultrasound Therapy Tested In Britain Relieves Bone Pain In Cancer Patients
The cancers that often spread to bones causing pain are prostate, breast, lung, thyroid and kidney cancers.
CBS2 Live Chat: Dr. Max Gomez On What You Need To Know About The Zika Virus
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez sat down to discuss some of your questions and concerns surrounding the illness on our CBSNewYork Facebook page Thursday evening.
Federal, Local Officials Address Spread Of Zika Virus
Health officials said the number of U.S. residents diagnosed with Zika infections in the past year has grown to 31, but said all of them are believed to have caught the infection while traveling abroad.
Seen At 11: Cold Temperatures, A New Beauty Trend?
What if limited exposure to cold could actually help you lose weight, or help prevent aging skin?
5 Zika Virus Cases Confirmed In New York State
Five New York state residents have tested positive for the Zika virus, which has been linked to birth defects.
Organ Donor Helps Dozens, Prompts Emotional Reunion
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- One Long Island man's selfless generosity has helped dozens of people.
Gavin Charrette's mother, Barbara Cinicke, and sister, Rebecca, say he was a happy young man.
"Just one of the happiest kids you'll ever meet. Still...
Seen At 11: The Sound Effect, An Ancient Therapy Is Making A Big Comeback
A new trend has people immersing themselves in sound to calm the body and quiet the mind.
Seen At 11: Discount Spices Aren't Always What They Seem
Some discount spices may be mixed with other ingredients that you may not be expecting, experts say.