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The online insurance marketplaces that are at the heart of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul struggled to handle the wave of new consumers Tuesday, the first day of a six-month open enrollment period.
There was a testy exchange between actress Cynthia Nixon and an audience member at a breast cancer summit on Long Island.
The Health Department is urging customers who ate at the restaurant — either in-store, through catering or delivery — between Sept. 7 and 19 to receive a Hepatitis A vaccine as soon as possible.
Cocaine is one of the most addictive of all drugs. And an estimated 1.5 million Americans are hooked on it. But what if there were a vaccine that could help people kick their drug habit?
Increased runoff from summer rains has meant higher bacteria levels.
independent insurance agents will be at 2,000 of the pharmacy chain’s stores around the country starting in October.
The manufacturer says it’s unclear if the recalled bottles actually contain the particles. McNeil is asking retailers to take the affected products off store shelves. Consumers should stop using the affected medicine and call the company for a refund.
The number of cases jumped from seven Wednesday to 22 Thursday.
More women are choosing to freeze their eggs.
A college student on Long Island has been treated for the bacterial infection Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus, better known as MRSA.
Given just three months to live after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in March, actress Valerie Harper may be close to remission, doctors say.
A glimmer of hope has emerged for patients with the most common form of brain cancer.
Medical professionals advised against waiting until the last minute to get kids back into their usual sleep routine.
Some employers are cutting spousal benefits and work hours.