Dr. Jacob Sperber said the medication Vivitrol helps free heroin addicts of their cravings.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration says it has reached an agreement with members of the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community over a tradition known as oral suction circumcision.
Many women say high heels make them look better, but now, some doctors say they can help you feel better too.
Peanut allergies have more than quadrupled in the past 13 years, but experts now don’t think we should, and must, avoid feeding peanuts to infants so they do not develop the allergies to the legumes.
Saunas don’t just make you feel good; they may actually help you live longer.
With a swift swipe of his scalpel, Rabbi A. Romi Cohn circumcises the baby boy, then leans down and sucks the blood from the wound as prayers in Hebrew fill the Brooklyn synagogue.
For many, health and fitness are words to live by as a growing number of people take control of their well being.
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.
If you’re hitting the grocery store this weekend, there are some foods you may want to add to your list that can boost your beauty.
Airdex Heating and Cooling Company President Harvey Stoller said crews on many of their calls to fix or replace heaters have noticed a lack of carbon monoxide detectors.
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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.