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Researchers say there may be a link between bleach and illness in children. (Credit: CBS2)

Research Points To Link Between Use Of Bleach, Infections In Children

They found that children living in homes that are cleaned with bleach weekly had a 20 percent higher rate of childhood infections than those who did not.

04/03/2015

Spring cleaning is a perfect way to clear clutter out of your home. (Credit: CBS2)

Experts Weigh In On The Best Ways To Clear The Clutter From Your Home

As we wait for spring weather to bloom, now is a great time to get your spring cleaning started.

04/01/2015

A new bill would provide training for city parents who are trying to get back into the workforce. (Credit: CBS2)

Bill Could Provide Boost To City Parents Trying To Re-Enter The Work Force

Parents re-entering the work force may soon get help from New York City. A New bill introduced on Tuesday would provide free job training to parents trying to get back to work.

03/31/2015

Renovations at St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre were unveiled in time for Holy week. (Credit; CBS2)

St. Agnes Cathedral Unveils New Look In Time For Holy Week

There is a new look for holy week and Easter Sunday at St. Agnes Cathedral on Long Island.

03/30/2015

A woman gets a mammogram (file/credit: D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mobile Mammogram Unit Offers Free Health Screenings In Queens

A mobile unit will offer mammograms and clinical breast exams, courtesy of the Italian American Cancer Foundation.

03/22/2015

V-Go and Sabastian Quinn attend class together. (Credit: CBS2)

Teen Fighting Cancer Doesn’t Miss A Beat In Class Thanks To ‘V-Go’ The Robot

A local teenager is in the fight of his life against cancer, but thanks to a robot he’s keeping up in school.

03/20/2015

Experts say homeowners should consider an annual sweep for termites. (Credit: New York Pest Management Association/CBS2)

Experts Suggest A Proactive Approach To Termite Prevention

March madness means basketball to some, but to others it means a battle with swarming termites that chew through wood and destroy homes.

03/16/2015

john Schlueter says running regularly has been instrumental in helping him fight depression. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Says Hitting The Road For A Run Turned His Life Around

Thousands of runners will be hitting the pavement over the weekend for the New York City Half-Marathon.

03/13/2015

Shoe styles for spring 2015 are hitting store shelves. (Credit: Cindy Hsu/CBS2)

Put The Winter Boots Away And Step Into A Hot New Pair Of Spring Shoes

With the weather warming up lots of people are ready to break out the spring shoes.

03/13/2015

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Seen At 11: Flotation Therapy Proves Water Can Do More Than Just Hydrate The Skin

Water is essential for survival, but its powers go beyond simply drinking. From pain relief to a better night’s sleep, people are floating for health.

03/10/2015

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Jews Around The World Recognize Strength, Pride With Purim Celebrations

Jews around the world are celebrating Purim, a joyous holiday that teaches lessons about strength and pride in your identity.

03/05/2015

A man listens to an iPod  player through earphones (Photo Illustration by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Experts: Earbuds Could Be Putting Kids At Increased Risk For Hearing Loss

Earbuds are putting a lot of people at risk for hearing loss. There is now a warning for children from the World Health Organization.

03/02/2015

A woman in high heels. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Doctors Say High-Heels Could Be The Answer To Back Pain

Many women say high heels make them look better, but now, some doctors say they can help you feel better too.

02/23/2015

Alyvia Lore was playing with a friend on Monday when she developed frostbite. (Credit: CBS2)

Play Date Turns Painful For Young Girl Affected By Frostbite

Operators at the city’s 311 call center received more than 85,000 calls on Friday, many due to the cold. That’s nearly 30,000 more than a regular day.

02/20/2015

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Researchers Say Knowledge May Be Key To Curbing Junk Food Binges

Pizza, chocolate, and chips can be as addicting as drugs. That’s the new revelation from a study released on Wednesday.

02/18/2015

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Opening day of New York Comic Con 2013 at The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

New York Comic Con 2013

New York Comic Con is the East Coast’s biggest popular culture convention.

WEST NEW YORK, NJ - JULY 04:  Spectators watch the 2012 Macy's Fireworks Spectacular over the Hudson River from Port Imperial on July 4, 2012 in West New York,  New Jersey. Every year the celebration takes place on Independence Day commemorating the 1776 adoption of the Declaration of Independence.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

New York City Celebrates The 4th Of July

A day of baseball, hot dogs, fireworks, patriotism, and fun.

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