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This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Health Department Confirms 2 New Cases On Measles In NYC

The health department says the total number of confirmed cases of measles is now at 26, with 12 pediatric and 14 adult cases.

04/16/2014

Researchers at Ohio State University asked couples to stick a pin in a voodoo doll when they became frustrated with their partners. (credit: CBS 2)

Study: Hunger Drives Arguments Among Spouses

Researchers at Ohio State University have found that people with low blood sugar are more likely to lash out at their partners.

04/15/2014

FILE - A Subway restaurant (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Subway: ‘Yoga Mat’ Chemical Almost Out Of Bread

The disclosure comes as Subway has suffered from an onslaught of bad publicity since a food blogger petitioned the chain to remove the ingredient.

04/11/2014

Google Glass is a wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display that displays information in a smartphone-like hands-free format. (credit: Getty Images)

Some NYC Health Inspectors Might Soon Wear Video Cameras

A bill pending in the City Council would require 10 percent of the 160 health agents to wear some type of body camera when they inspect restaurants and bars.

04/10/2014

A trailer at P.S. 48 in Manhattan. (credit: CBS 2)

Parents, Others Claim School Trailers At P.S. 48 Are Health Hazard

The trailers have been used for kindergarten students for over 10 years, but parents and others claim the trailers have poor ventilation, are moldy and smell like mildew.

04/08/2014