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The South Nassau Communities Hospital has advised that some patients who received injections from an insulin pen should get tested for hepatitis and HIV.
State Rep. Tony Hwang, R-Fairfield, is pushing for a law that would allow all first responders to carry naloxone — commonly known as Narcan — a drug that reverses the results of an accidental heroin overdose.
Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.
People take medication every day for things like anxiety, depression, and insomnia. Now, a new technique could make all of that go away.
The newest test is a blood test that can reportedly predict who will get Alzheimer’s several years before symptoms appear.
Daylight Saving Time may have serious health implications for some, making it a difficult, even potentially dangerous change.
Warding off the specter of election-year health insurance cancellations, the Obama administration Wednesday announced a two-year extension for individual policies that don’t meet requirements of the new health care law.
It may not be widely known but breast density can make it more difficult for mammograms to detect breast cancer.
New York-based nail specialist Dr. Dana Stern is warning of a potentially deadly nail cancer – not technically the nail itself, but malignant melanoma of the nail bed, the skin under the nail.
Last summer, hundreds of people in 15 states — including New York, New Jersey and Connecticut — got food poisoning from bagged salad mixes that were contaminated with the parasite cyclospora.
Since learning that a crew member’s son was diagnosed with the rare fatal disease Sanfilippo Syndrome, Holmes has become an advocate to find a treatment and a cure, CBS 2′s Kristine Johnson reported.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A warning for pregnant women: A popular over-the-counter pain reliever may put your unborn child at risk for developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. As CBS 2′s Dr. Max Gomez reported, acetaminophen […]
A spokesperson for the Huntington Community First Aid Squad told 1010 WINS that an employee of the restaurant Legal Sea Foods at the Walt Whitman Mall in Huntington Station was killed by the odorless gas.
Researchers may have come up with a new way to help speed up the process of learning how to eat for premature babies in NICU.