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Seen At 11: New Report Says Red Eyes At Pool Caused By Urine, Not ChlorineEven if you ever noticed a strong smell of chlorine at your local pool, that's not actually a sign the pool is extra clean.
NYC To Require Flu Shots For Children 6 Months To 5 Years OldThe New York City Department of Health has announced new measures to fight this year's outbreak of the flu.
115 Students Kept Out Of One Long Island School Amid Flu OutbreakMore than one third of students in a single Long Island elementary school stayed home on Tuesday, with many of them suffering from flu systems.
New York, New Jersey Set Up Mandatory Quarantine Requirement Amid Ebola ThreatIn the wake of the first confirmed Ebola virus case in New York City, the states of New York and New Jersey have set up a new screening system that goes above and beyond the guidelines already set up by federal officials.
Christie Announces NJ Ebola Response TeamGov. Chris Christie said he has signed an executive order to create an Ebola virus joint response team to coordinate on Ebola preparedness in the state.
Members Of NBC Crew Exposed To Cameraman With Ebola Ordered Under Mandatory QuarantineNew Jersey officials have issued a mandatory quarantine order for members of an NBC crew that was exposed to a cameraman with Ebola.
N.J. Department Of Health: Sick Passenger On Newark Flight Does Not Have EbolaPort Authority police said a passenger on board United Flight 998, inbound from Brussels, was vomiting aboard the plane.
Local Expert Wonders Why Texas Ebola Patient Wasn't Isolated ImmediatelyA man in Dallas has become the first person in the United States with a confirmed Ebola virus diagnosis, and one local expert was alarmed that the patient was not isolated immediately.
Officials Investigate Whether Enterovirus D68 Caused N.J. 4-Year-Old's DeathA New Jersey pre-schooler is dead after suffering an unidentified illness, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will test to see if the now-infamous enterovirus D68 might have been the cause.
Relatives Question Bronx Woman's Death After Low-Cost Surgery In Dominican Republic Beverly Brignoni was a young New Yorker seeking a less expensive way to enhance her appearance and she did what many other people are now doing: travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery.
L.I. Hospital Says Thousands Of Patients May Be At Risk Of Blood ContaminationSouth Nassau Communities Hospital is sending out over 4,000 letters to patients who may have been exposed to dangerous viruses, including hepatitis and HIV, through insulin shots.
CDC: More Young People Getting The Flu Than In Any Other Age GroupFlu season started early and strong this year, and on Thursday a new report revealed it's hitting a different group of people especially hard.