All patients and staff members who may have been exposed to the disease have been contacted, St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital said in a statement.
A study by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has found that large parts of the city are plagued with soaring rates for multiple STDs – including HIV/AIDS.
Health department officials in Suffolk County will be holding an information session about tuberculosis after someone at Commack High School was diagnosed with TB.
Officials at Commack High School on Long Island say someone associated with the school has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.
Parents in the Warwick school district are now being warned that an elementary school student has tested positive for exposure to tuberculosis.
Patty Ostaszewski says exposure could have come from anyone. She says there are no active TB cases and no risk to patients or workers.
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Parents in the Glen Cove School District are waiting to hear if their children were exposed to tuberculosis after a student was treated for the illness, the district superintendent and […]