Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein
More than one third of students in a single Long Island elementary school stayed home on Tuesday, with many of them suffering from flu systems.
To combat the insect infiltration, Suffolk and Nassau Counties have been spraying mosquito repellant by air and by ground. But that is not without controversy.
A 5-year-old girl in kindergarten at the Centre Avenue Elementary School in East Rockaway died from what health officials believe was the flu.