A new law goes into effect Wednesday that will help some kids – and their parents – breathe easier.
The Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks spectacular and other municipal shows are put on by professionals, but amateur attempts at...
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Mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus have been found within the New York City limits for the first time this season, according to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Rockland County officials have found the first group of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus this year.
The Supreme Court has upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
Summer is the season for bare arms, but for some women no amount of exercise will help them get those coveted arms, so they are turning to extremes to become armed and fab.
Every summer dozens of children end up in the emergency room hours after swimming in the pool or lake.
Four companies have agreed to put their liquid nicotine in child-resistant packaging when sold in the New York, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Tuesday.
On a soggy Sunday morning, thousands ushered in the summer solstice in Times Square by taking part in an all-day yoga event.
What many don’t realize is that playgrounds can be just as challenging as fitness classes at the gym — and there’s no membership fee required.
Summer officially begins Sunday, and many are scrambling to get their fitness routine in check.
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The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.
What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.