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NYU Langone Medical Center

New York City Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota (file/credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ex-Mayoral Hopeful Joe Lhota Named Chief Of Staff At NYU Langone Medical Center

Lhota’s appointment was announced Friday. He will service as senior vice president, vice dean and chief of staff. Lhota lost the mayoral race in a landslide to Democrat Bill de Blasio.

01/03/2014

Patient gets a mammogram (file/credit: CBS 2)

New Research On Breast Cancer May Change Way Disease Is Treated

New research presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium looked at hundreds of older patients treated with or without radiation and found no difference in overall survival and very small differences in recurrence rates after five years.

12/11/2013

Gabriella Hope Bedryk in the NICU after being born prematurely. (credit: Handout)

Sunday Marks March Of Dimes’ World Prematurity Day

Promising news came earlier this month when the March of Dimes announced the pre-term birth rate of 11.5 percent, a fifteen-year low.

11/15/2013

Birthday party for babies born at NYU Langone Medical Center as Sandy hit, Oct. 29, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NYU Holds 1st Birthday Party For Babies Born As Sandy Hit

One year ago as superstorm Sandy roared ashore, NYU Langone Medical Center in Gramercy was among the facilities left crippled. But for some expectant mothers, their babies were coming regardless of the conditions.

10/29/2013

Hand Washing

Study: 95 Percent Of People Don’t Wash Their Hands Properly

Next time you head to a public restroom, be aware that a new study says 95 percent of us do not wash our hands the right way.

06/12/2013

New York City Medical Examiner's Office (file / credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Medical Examiner To Continue Holding 9/11 Remains At Different Site

The medical examiner’s office said Tuesday that the remains were moved from the 30th Street building as a precaution before superstorm Sandy hit.

05/28/2013

Crosswalk - File / Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Study Finds Many In NYC Being Hit By Cars In Crosswalk

A study conducted by doctors from NYU Langone Medical Center found that 44 percent of pedestrians hit by cars are struck while in the crosswalk crossing with the light.

04/03/2013

FILE - President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address January 24, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Newtown Teacher, NYU Nurse To Sit With First Lady During State Of The Union Address

The women are among nearly two dozen people invited by the White House to attend the State Of The Union address.

02/12/2013

NYU Langone Medical Center (credit: NYU Child Study Center)

NYC Partners With NYU On Children In Protective Care

The city of New York has launched a partnership with NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital to improve the outcomes for children in the care of city protective services.

02/12/2013

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Study: Lumpectomy Combined With Radiation Could Be Powerful Weapon In Fight Against Breast Cancer

Researchers recently found that out of 112,000 women in California who were suffering from early stage breast cancer, the patients who received lumpectomies and radiation were 14 percent less likely to die than those who had mastectomies.

01/28/2013

NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan - Dec. 27, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

NYU Langone Medical Center Opens Urgent Care Center As Recovery From Sandy Continues

While the ER undergoes repairs and renovations, emergency doctors and nurses will staff a round-the-clock Urgent Care Center to treat adults and children walk-in patients in need of immediate care, the hospital announced.

01/14/2013

Ferry Crash Injuries

Getting Ferry Passengers To Hospitals Is Harder In Post-Sandy New York City

Getting the injured to the hospital after the Seastreak Wall Street ferry crash Wednesday was not as easy as it would have been before Superstorm Sandy hit Lower Manhattan last October.

01/09/2013

NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan - Dec. 27, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

NYU Langone Medical Center Reopens Weeks After Flooding

Nearly two months after superstorm Sandy flooded it and forced an emergency evacuation, NYU Langone Medical Center is set to reopen Thursday.

12/27/2012

NYU Langone Medical Center Auditorium

Cuomo Hopes Sandy Relief Package Will Help NYU Hospital

As the recovery from Superstorm Sandy continues, financial help is starting to trickle in, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo hopes it will help with reconstruction efforts at NYU Langone Medical Center on the East Side.

12/16/2012

Bellevue Hospital

Real Life New York City ER Dramas During Sandy Trump Anything On Television

There have been so many stories of fear, bravery and determination following Superstorm Sandy, perhaps none so dramatic as those from several New York City hospitals forced to evacuate in the middle of the storm.

11/20/2012

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