Boating, Swimming Misjudgments Can Lead To Death, Long Island Hospital Officials WarnOn the eve of the first day of summer, hospital leaders on Long Island sent a warning about the anticipated spike in deadly boating and swimming accidents.
Elderly Long Island Man Steals Ambulance After Checking Out Of HospitalPolice say the man checked himself out of the hospital after he grew upset with his care.
Pediatric Patients Get Break To Enjoy Halloween On Long IslandHalloween is truly a holiday for children, but what if they are ill and in the hospital?
Nassau University Unveils Brand New Primary Care CenterThe Nassau University Medical Center has created an alternative that provides necessary care while reducing costs.
Nassau University Medical Center Welcomes Mickey, A Falcon ChickThe 17-day-old chick is an only child.
Post-Blizzard Cleanup Creates Unique Set Of Dangers For Drivers, Pedestrians, And HomeownersUp to 2.5-ft of snow fell on Long Island over the weekend, and many side roads are still snow covered and hazardous for drivers and pedestrians.
Nassau University Medical Center Launches Emergency Orthopedics UnitIt's a state-of-the-art unit with specific patients in mind, said hospital President Dr. Victor Politi.
4-Year-Old Boy Grazed By Bullet Inside Long Beach ApartmentAccording to Long Beach City Police, the boy was playing in his apartment in the Channel Park Homes complex on Oak Court when shots rang out at 1:20 p.m. Friday.
Nassau County Administering New Drug Aimed At Combating Heroin AddictionDr. Jacob Sperber said the medication Vivitrol helps free heroin addicts of their cravings.
Nassau County Executive Proposes Higher 911 Fees, Highway Billboards To Increase RevenueThose despised school speed cameras on Long Island may soon be replaced with other things taxpayers may not like: higher 911 fees and highway billboards.
Flu Bug Hits Long Island HardThe flu bug is hitting Long Island hard this year and the number of reported cases since October have more than tripled over last year.
Nassau University Medical Center Equipped For EbolaHospital President and CEO Dr. Victor Politi explained that the new suits' improved headgear features "a powered air-purifying respirator."

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