Researchers Launching Study To Determine How Effective COVID Vaccines Are For Cancer Patients, SurvivorsExperts recommend most cancer patients and survivors receive the COVID-19 vaccine, but there are some unknowns.
COVID Vaccine Hub Opens At Empire State Building With New Perks, But Not Many PeopleOrganizers hoped more people would show up, even giving the first 100 a free ticket to the Observatory.
Younger Patients Suffering From Liver Disease As Women Drink More During PandemicA JAMA study found 41% of women drank more in 2020 than in 2019. In some cases, it cost them their lives.
8th Grader Pushes New Jersey Legislators To Write Bill Mandating CMV Screenings For NewbornsNinety-one percent of women do not know about CMV or to even ask for a test, yet 1 in 200 children are born with it each year.
Biden Announces Donation Of 500 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Doses AbroadPresident Biden on Thursday formally announced that the U.S. is purchasing 500 million doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for the global supply.
Common Cold Making A Comeback As More People Venture Beyond Their BubblesDr. Perry Halkitis with Rutgers says it's going around, and you may catch it no matter how healthy or strong your immunity is.
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez: Wegovy Weight-Loss Drug Might Just Be The Real DealThe Food and Drug Administration has just approved the first new weight-loss drug in years, which is good news in the American battle of the bulge.
Partnership For New York City Survey Shows Much Higher Number Of Workers Plan To Be Back At Their Desks In SeptemberThere are signs of hope on the road to reopening. A new survey finds more office workers than originally thought are expected to be back in the city this fall.
New York To Relax COVID Restrictions Once 70% Of Adults Receive 1st Vaccine ShotThe latest numbers show about 68.6% of adults have gotten at least one shot.
First Class Graduates From Hackensack Meridian School Of MedicineThe medical school opened in 2018 with the goal of addressing a doctor shortage in New Jersey.
Cuomo Says Kids Can Go Maskless Outdoors At Schools, Creating More Confusion For Parents And Some School DistrictsParents are hearing conflicting information from state health and education officials.
Suffolk County Rolling Out New Incentives To Get Kids Vaccinated Before Summer Camp Season BeginsCan herd immunity ever be reached in our region? According to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, not without more young teens getting their shot.
FDA Approves First New Alzheimer's Drug In 18 Years Despite Advisory Committee's Recommendation Not ToThe drug is said to be the first treatment to attack the disease's progression, providing new hope for Alzheimer's patients.
First Lady Jill Biden, Dr. Anthony Fauci Visit COVID-19 Vaccine Site In HarlemA COVID-19 vaccine site in Harlem got a high-profile visit on Sunday.
Biden Pushes Vaccination Campaign As July 4 Deadline NearsPresident Biden on Wednesday urged Americans who haven't yet gotten vaccinated to get the COVID-19 shot, announcing new incentives by the administration and private businesses across the country.