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Experts say gluten-free foods could contain a potentially harmful ingredient. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: Gluten-Free Products Could Contain Harmful Ingredient

A growing number of people are turning to gluten free food, but many are unaware that it often contains a potentially harmful ingredient.

11/10/2014

Bellevue Hospital, where a 5-year-old was brought after showing Ebola-like symptoms after recently returning from West Africa, is seen on October 27, 2014.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bellevue Staff Consumed With Ebola Care, Transfers ICU Patients To NYU Langone

Bellevue Hospital Center has been forced to transport its intensive care unit patients two blocks north to NYU Langone Medical Center, as the staff at the Bellevue ICU are consumed with Ebola care.

10/27/2014

A woman on her computer (credit: CBS 2)

Study: Multitasking Could Lead To Less Gray Matter

Anew study from the University of Sussex found using media devices at the same time could be changing our brains. Those who do it often were found to have less gray matter, the part of the brain that processes information.

09/25/2014

Long Island College Hospital BIG DL

New Firm Signed To Take Over Long Island College Hospital

The State University of New York announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract with Fortis Property Group to take over the financially strapped Long Island College Hospital.

07/01/2014

Beachgoers hit the sand in Belmar, N.J., on May, 25, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Study Finds Sunshine Can Act Like Addictive Drug, Have Similar Effect On Body As Heroin

New research finds sun rays act like an addictive drug and have a similar effect on the body as heroin.

06/20/2014

The emergency room at NYU Langone Medical Center. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NYU Langone Reopens Emergency Room For First Time Since Sandy

The new Perelman Emergency Center is 22,000-square-feet, more than triple the size of the previous center.

04/24/2014

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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