CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Centers for Disease Control

New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow announces Project Medicine Drop - Nov 14, 2011 (credit: NJ Office of Consumer Affairs)

New Jersey Launches Program For Unused Drug Disposal

New Jersey is launching a pilot program that allows consumers to drop off unused medications in secure locations.

11/14/2011

(Photo Illustration by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

How To Prevent Foodborne Illnesses With At-Risk Foods

When it comes to eating healthy, many try their best to do so, but even the healthiest foods can make you sick and it depends on how consumers handle them.

09/24/2011

Hamburgers Cooking (file / credit: AP)

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Wants Tougher Food Safety Procedures In America

A sure sign of summer is a nice juicy hamburger being cooked on the grill. But, before you put the ketchup on, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand wants to make sure it’s safe.

06/07/2011

Doomsday

The Apocalypse: It’s Nothing New

Doomsday worrywarts have a long history of predicting the end of the world. From biblical times to the present day, there have been many scenarios of our ultimate demise.

05/21/2011

Children's cold medicine (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Did Cough Medicine Contribute To NYC Infant’s Death?

A Brooklyn boy has died after being given cough medicine. Now, the medical examiner is investigating if the medication killed him.

12/03/2010

An athlete is seen on the ground after suffering a mild concussion - File / Photo: Elsa/Getty Images

NJ Lawmaker Seeks To Combat Sports-Related Concussions

With high schools in session across the tri-state region, Friday nights in the fall bring high-speed collisions on the gridiron – and concerns about concussions.

09/08/2010

previous