Latest NY Healthwatch
It has been suggested that a simple over-the-counter-test could save lives by predicting a user’s “future health”, but some say that the test could do more harm than good.
A tiny sample of cancerous DNA could help determine which drugs will work against an individual tumor.
Your flu shot may be protecting you from more than just the flu. It could also protect you against the number one killer of Americans.
There was a testy exchange between actress Cynthia Nixon and an audience member at a breast cancer summit on Long Island.
A college student on Long Island has been treated for the bacterial infection Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus, better known as MRSA.
New York Supreme Court Judge Milton Tingling ruled Monday that the city may not enforce the new regulation, which would have put a 16-ounce limit on sugary drinks — both bottled and fountain.
Earseeds and government-approved leech therapy are just some of the latest holistic trends celebrities are trying out. Acupuncturist Erika Weber joined us on The Couch to show us some techniques used by stars like Gwyneth Paltrow, Penelope Cruz and Demi Moore.
The State Department issued a statement saying Clinton’s medical team advised her she was “making good progress on all fronts” and that they were confident she would “make a full recovery.”
The average life in the nation’s biggest city may be hectic, but it’s long.
“It would simply state we either have these ingredients or we don’t have these ingredients,” said councilman David Greenfield.
A New Jersey teenager left brain-damaged after being struck by a line drive while he was playing in a youth baseball game will receive $14.5 million to settle his lawsuit against the bat manufacturer, Little League Baseball and a sporting goods chain.
Rosie O’Donnell says she is happy to be alive. That is because the comedienne and former talk show host suffered a heart attack last week in Nyack.
You probably think of Whooping Cough as a kid’s sickness that was eliminated decades ago by a childhood vaccine.
It’s a disturbing trend: Young people ending up in rehab for prescription drug abuse. But it’s not Oxycontin. They’re getting hooked on medications used to treat attention disorders like ADHD.