state health department

A large grouping of gram-negative Legionella pneumophila bacteria (credit: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Legionnaires’ Death Toll Rises To 10 In South Bronx; State Offers Free Building Testing

The testing will be available to all owners, operators, managers and landlords of buildings with cooling towers or evaporative condenser units until October.

08/06/2015

Medical Marijuana (file/credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Interest High, But Only 18 NJ Residents Are Registered For Use Of Medical Marijuana

Although medical marijuana use has been legalized by the state of New Jersey, there has not been a high volume of user registration for the program.

08/15/2012

Credit CBS 2

Bronx Man Claims That He Was Burned During Surgery

A Bronx man claims that he was badly burned during surgery at Lincoln Hospital. Enrique Ruiz and his family told CBS 2’s Ann Mercogliano that they want answers.

05/06/2012