NYC Health Department Offers Vouchers For Free Flu Shots To UninsuredThe New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced Monday that it will be offering vouchers for free flu shots directed at the poor and uninsured.
CDC: No Infectious Disease Risk Found In Sick Passenger Aboard JFK-Bound FlightAt approximately 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control was notified of a flight from Abu Dhabi into Kennedy International Airport with a sick passenger on board, Port Authority said.
New York City Health Department Wants All 'Alcopops' BannedYou may have heard of "alcopops.” They're carbonated fruit drinks with an alcoholic punch. Kids are breaking the law to get their hands on them, but the New York City Health Department is stepping in to try to stop that from happening.
War Wages Between Produce Market, Fruit Carts On Upper West SideProduce market owner Joe Han says two fruit carts within a block of his store, Han's Family Market, have expanded well beyond what the city allows.
NYC Restaurant Health Grades BeginPicking out the best restaurant for dinner is now about more than the menu. On Wednesday, New York City rolled out a system to grade restaurants on sanitary inspections.