Dr. James Tomarken

Mosquito on a person's hand. (credit: Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

West Nile Virus Scare Forces Suffolk County To Restrict Camping In 1 Park

Thanks to a mosquito testing positive for West Nile virus, for the time being there will be no more overnight camping at a county park on Long Island.

24 hours ago

A specialist tests for Enterovirus 68. (credit: CBS 2)

4 New Enterovirus D68 Cases Confirmed In Suffolk County

Four new cases of enterovirus D68 have been confirmed by state officials in Suffolk County, according to a news release Friday.

09/26/2014

Energy Drinks (credit: EARL S.CRYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Suffolk County Lawmakers Approve Tight Restrictions On Energy Drinks

The legislation will ban the sale of energy drinks to minors at county parks and beaches as well as prohibit the marketing of energy drinks to teens.

03/19/2013