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After launching campaigns against the Big Gulp, “big” salt and “big” junk food, Mayor Michael Bloomberg is embarking on a new target.
A Citizens Campaign for the Environment survey showed 51 percent of the 59 facilities it more than half of Suffolk County’s medical facilities are flushing their unused and expired medications down the toilet.
Coming up on March 14 is Creative Cups, the very different, very splashy fundraiser to benefit the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline.
The following product is subject to recall: 12 oz. vacuum packages of “Applegate Organics Chicken and Apple Sausage””with “Use or Freeze By 03/17/13” on each package.
51 lives have been saved in the past six months in Suffolk County because police officers who have also been trained as EMTs have used the nasal spray Narcan to revive men and women who overdosed on drugs.
Yost and Young are part of a growing trend of people who seek out customized, intravenous cocktails at wellness centers and spas across the country. Experts told CBS 2 that the formula of vitamins and minerals could provide instant relief for a number of ailments.
For families coping with autism, life is a little bit easier because of 17-year-old Nick Lombardi from Ardsley, and it all stems from his own experiences with his younger brother.
Sen. Charles Schumer, who pushed the Drug Enforcement Administration for its creation, called it the first of its kind in the country.
Award-winning competitor and fitness model Mindi Smith, considered one of the fastest rising stars in the bodybuilding industry, hit The Couch for Thursday’s Fit Minute.
Authors of the study found those who exercised more than 15 hours a week had a 73 percent higher sperm count than those who didn’t.
Last year, Connecticut recorded 178 cases. The year before, there were just 68.
People are starting to feel cramping and other symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain.
Since September, more than 140 outbreaks in the U.S. have been caused by the new Sydney strain of norovirus.
Influenza is running rampant. It hit early and hard and it’s showing no signs of letting up.
From misleading serving sizes to confusing calorie counts, many think nutrition labels are due for an update.