Insurance companies are now paying for costly CT scans for longtime smokers over the age of 55.
Experts say the winter is the best time to reap the benefits of house plants, when the days are shorter and we're cooped up...
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New York officials on Thursday proposed regulations for a medical marijuana program expected to start in 2016.
Can anything compare to the love a parent has for their child?
Under the proposal, gender reassignment surgery will be available for people who are a minimum age of 18 or 21, depending on circumstances, and will require a referral from a doctor.
The New York City Department of Health has announced new measures to fight this year’s outbreak of the flu.
More than one third of students in a single Long Island elementary school stayed home on Tuesday, with many of them suffering from flu systems.
The next time a guy you know gets the flu you may want to show him a little more sympathy than you normally would.
A new study suggested Monday that feeling younger than your actual calendar age could mean you will live longer.
Many call the holidays the most wonderful time of the year, but for others the season is filled with things that trigger allergy attacks.
Rutgers University researchers say there was a spike in heart attacks and strokes in the New Jersey counties hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy.
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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.