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Put the drinks down! That is the advice for many people after the release of a report that revealed that tens of millions of Americans have been drinking too much.
The snow and frigid temperatures that hit the city on Thursday can be more than just a nuisance.
A new study has been released by British researchers that closely links herpes zoster, also known as shingles, with a higher risk for a heart attack or stroke.
The bitterly cold winter weather frosting the Tri-State Area has brought out some of the old wives tales about being in the cold.
Here at CBSNewYork, we’re committed to helping you keep your 2013 resolution to work out more. We’ve shared with you our favorite healthy lunches for the new year, along with our picks for the best boxing gyms, yoga studios and creative fitness classes. And now we’re talking Pilates.
Office workers in search of snacks will be counting calories along with their change under new labeling regulations for vending machines included in President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul law.
With 20 percent of Americans coming down with the flu every year, it can be hard to protect anyone, but one of the best ways to safeguard yourself against it is to get a flu shot, according to CBS 2′s Dr. Max Gomez.
For years Americans have been told to eat less red meat and more chicken because it is lower in saturated fat and cholesterol. However, chicken is also higher in bacterial contamination, according to Consumer Reports.
Jackie Lue-Raia’s mother was able to save the lives of three others through organ donation.
Even though some of the Obamacare website’s flaws have been fixed, impressions of the law remain negative, even among those it was designed to help. A new poll shows the uninsured remain skeptical.
The Alzheimer’s Association is predicting that within 40 years, 20 percent of all New Yorkers will either have Alzheimer’s or be caring for someone who does.
The average age of first time motherhood has been steadily increasing in the U.S. over the past 40 years.
State Sen. Liz Krueger said her bill would bring in hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue for the state.