A study on the short term effects of residual dust from the World Trade Center on rats showed some nerve damage, according to Winthrop-University Hospital Researchers.
A man who traveled to Nigeria was being treated at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Rahway, New Jersey Friday evening,...
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Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Nearly 4 million elderly Americans are abused every year, but experts say finding good home health care is particularly difficult.
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Monday confirmed the city’s first human cases of the West Nile virus this season.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Rep. Jerrold Nadler and Rep. Peter King joined Mayor Bill de Blasio in lower Manhattan to call for the reauthorization of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
The annual Susan G. Komen Greater New York City Race for the Cure, a 5K run and walk, brought together cancer survivors and their supporters.
The Susan G. Komen Greater New York City affiliate continues to work towards their goal of a world without breast cancer and helping all women feel safe and sound. CBS 2 is a proud sponsor of the Race For The Cure.
New York City’s Health Department says it’s investigating three cases of meningitis that have developed in HIV-positive gay men over the last two weeks.
An employee of Princeton University has been given a choice; either stop using medical marijuana or quit.
On Sunday morning, thousands of people will converge on Central Park with one goal, to defeat breast cancer.
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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.