Dr. Tina Tan

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Conn., N.J. Residents Among Those Sickened By Stomach Bug

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating the cyclospora infections, which are often found in tropical or subtropical countries and have been linked to imported fresh produce in the past. It causes diarrhea and other flu-like symptoms.


Condemned Home - Manville, NJ - Aug 30, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Irene Victims Warned Of Hidden Dangers In Flood Waters

Since the storm, many people have been wading through the water to return to their homes, however, experts warn flood waters potentially can contain a cocktail of hazardous substances.