Health

Wi-fi is everywhere, and many people believe it is making them sick. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Woman Says Her Wi-Fi Connection Is Making Her Sick

From using cell phones and computers to watching movies online, wireless technology has made life easier. But now, some say there...

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High school students from Syosset teamed up to raise funds for kids in need of heart surgeries around the world. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Teens Team Up To Bring Life Saving Surgery To Kids Around The World

Monday, marked the start of a full week of life saving heart surgeries around the world that they made possible.

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Tens Of Thousands Walk To Raise Money For AIDS Fight

The 30th annual AIDS Walk New York is raising money for GMHC (formerly Gay Men’s Health Crisis) and more than 40 other area AIDS service organizations.

A government panel has proposed new guidelines for vitamin D screenings. (Credit: CBS 2)

Children’s Hospital Official Discusses Unregulated Supplement Industry

More than 50 percent of kids are taking some sort of dietary supplement, and many parents are not aware that the supplement industry is not regulated.

Marc Kabat, 68, credits a voice lift with the quality of his voice. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: In Hopes Of Sounding Younger, Some Seek Out ‘Voice Lifts’

Not everyone has a voice that lasts through the decades. For many people, the way they sound can give away their age.

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Dr. Tracey Talks Emerging Medical Tech, Says ‘Tech May Replace Some Pharmaceutical Drugs’

Another installment of @Sree Show saw Sree interview Dr. Kevin Tracey, a doctor who aims to help millions by bringing tech innovations into the world of medicine.

A colorized transmission electron micrograph of an Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: CDC/Getty Images)

Connecticut Man Being Tested For Ebola After Returning From Liberia

After spending several months in West African nation, the man exhibited general symptoms of fever and muscle aches, doctors said.

Sandra Lee speaks on stage during the 2015 Housing Works Groundbreaker Awards at Metropolitan Pavilion  on April 22, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for Housing Works)

Sandra Lee, TV Chef & Gov. Cuomo’s Partner, Has Breast Cancer

Sandra Lee, Food Network star and longtime girlfriend of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, has revealed she has breast cancer and will undergo a double mastectomy.

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Allergy Experts Warn Of ‘Pollen Tsunami’

If you’ve been waking up lately with red, itchy eyes or stuffed up sinuses, you are not suffering alone.

Doctors say NightLase treatment administered by dentists can eliminate snoring. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Patients Say Laser Treatment Eliminates Their Snoring

A new procedure is intended to help both those who snore and those who are kept awake by it – with no downtime and no side effects.

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the leading cause of sudden cardiac death in children. A new law in New Jersey requires cardiac screenings for children under 19. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey To Require Cardiac Screenings For All Kids Under 19

New Jersey will soon be the first state in the nation to require health professionals to look for heart disease in young people during physical exams.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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Expert Q&A: Childhood Vaccine Safety

For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.