A new study published in the American Journal of Medicine did not offer a concrete explanation for the new information, and experts are surprised as marijuana smokers are often known to have higher caloric intakes than non-smokers.
Project Hope was launched shortly after Sandy in November 2012 in order to provide crisis counseling and emotional support for...
A folk music legend is lending a helping hand to a little Bergen County boy in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.
Two high school seniors from Staten Island Technical High School are up for the $75,000 Intel science prize tonight for their...
At the request of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Institute of Medicine reviewed more than 30 recent research...
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A day of skateboarding almost claimed the life of a Long Island Teenager who though that skating without a helmet was the cool thing to do.
New York City’s push to raise the tobacco purchase age has now spread across the Hudson River.
As WLNY-TV’s Katie McGee reported Tuesday, from how many hours of sleep one gets to whether one sleeps solo or with a partner, it all has an impact for a better sleep.
Many ladies love their handbags and will spend a lot of money for the latest and greatest, but a new study said what is inside those bags may be covered in germs worse than what you’ll find in the bathroom.
According to officials, the 95-cent tax would generate an additional $50 million in tax revenue for the state. The cigarette tax is currently $3.40 per pack in the state/
Lisa Frank was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998, at the age of 36. She joined us on The Couch, alongside Dr. Lynn Ratner, to talk about her story — and whether a mastectomy is the choice for every woman.
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Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.