Tanning Beds Can Spread Herpes And Other Pathogens, Doctors WarnIf you’re thinking about hitting a tanning bed to get a head start on your summer tan, you might want to think again.
'PathoMap' Breaks Down Bacteria, Other Microorganisms At City's Subway StationsYou might think the New York City subway system is not always the cleanest place in the world, but researchers have begun undertaking a mission to find out just what microorganisms are lurking at your local stop.
3 Long Island Beaches Closed Due To High BacteriaSuffolk County health officials say Saturday they're closing Benjamin Beach in Bay Shore, Sayville Marine Park Beach and Bayport Beach until further notice.
Dr. Max Gomez: For Acne Sufferers Probiotics May Be A Skin Sensation Many people are familiar with probiotics, the healthy bacteria that have been linked to a healthy digestive tract.
13 Long Island Beaches Closed To Swimming Due To Bacteria ConcernsHealth officials have closed 13 Long Island beaches to swimming because of concerns about bacteria levels.
Flying The Filthy Skies: New Research Shows That Bacteria Thrives In Airplane CabinsResearchers exposed six airplane surfaces to both bacterias. The exposed surfaces included arm rests, leather seats, tray tables, seat pockets, window shades, and toilet handles.
Seen At 11: How Effective Are Gadget Cleaning Products?There are a lot of products that claim to do a thorough cleaning, CBS 2's Maurice DuBois reported. But do they really work?
Stay Safe From Salmonella With These Poultry Prepping TipsWashing a turkey before cooking it seems to make sense but experts told CBS 2's Maurice Dubois that it could be creating a culinary crime scene.
Officials: Hazardous Bacteria Contaminating Long Island OystersIncreased runoff from summer rains has meant higher bacteria levels.
More Sickened By Tainted Shellfish In ConnecticutDavid Carey, director of the Connecticut Bureau of Aquaculture, said 32 cases are either confirmed or under investigation.
Lake Ronkonkoma Back Open After High Bacteria Levels DropThe blue-green algae bloom carries the same lake bacteria that killed a dog in the Hamptons last year.
Westport, Norwalk Shellfish Beds Shut Down After Bacteria DetectedOfficials said it's likely that more than just warm water caused high levels of bacteria in oysters and clams harvested from the waters of Long Island Sound off of Norwalk and Westport.