'Just Been Tested' Is One Of Many Community Organizations Tackling COVID Vaccine Disparities One Conversation At A TimeNearly 70% of all New Yorkers are fully vaccinated. Still, in some neighborhoods, that number drops to below 50%. 
Doctors And Patients Stress Importance Of COVID Booster Shots: 'Immunity Does Not Last Forever'Since the CDC recommended booster shots in September, more than 25 million people have received theirs -- with more than two million of those given out in the Tri-State Area. 
When It Comes To Getting Vaccinated For COVID-19, Some Naysayers Have Turned Into AdvocatesWhen it comes to the COVID-19 vaccine, everyone has their own reasons for getting the shot or holding out.
10-Year-Old Maya Gandhi Blazed Trail For Children's COVID-19 Vaccinations By Taking Part In Rutgers University StudyWith her mom's blessing and a call to her pediatrician, Gandhi became one of 100 chosen out of 2,000 who applied for a Rutgers University vaccine study.
9-Year-Old Allie Fiero, Who Has An Underlying Health Condition, Has Big Dreams For COVID Vaccine And Life After IsolationThe Garden City boy was born with a problem with his trachea and esophagus, so the past two years have meant almost total isolation at home for his family.
COVID Vaccine Pop-Up Sites Coming Back To NYC SchoolsAbout 60 schools will serve as vaccination sites Wednesday and Thursday for children ages 5 to 11.
Lung Cancer Survivors On Long Island Rave About Immunotherapy, Which Doctors Say Is Akin To A Cure For SomeThere was an inspiring gathering Monday on Long Island. Survivors of lung cancer celebrated life.
What Is An Aortic Aneurysm? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Explains 'The Silent Killer'The condition that took the life of a legendary high school football coach in New Jersey is something most of us have never or rarely heard of -- an aortic aneurysm or dissection. It took the life of Jonathan Larson, the creator of Broadway’s hit musical “Rent,” as well as TV star John Ritter.
New York City Residents 18 And Older Now Eligible For COVID Vaccine Booster ShotsThe guidelines haven't changed, just the interpretation of them.
New Drug Designed To Help Those Suffering From Asthma Or Eczema Working Wonders For Some Dealing With Hair LossLosing your hair can be a traumatic experience. Some people have serious conditions, losing all their hair, including their eyelashes and eyebrows.
Connecticut Nursing Home Reports 8 COVID-Related Deaths, After Virtually All Residents And Staff Were VaccinatedA Connecticut nursing home says it is a cautionary tale about the need for booster shots.
COVID Cases Spiking In Some States, Sparking Concerns About Fifth WaveHealth officials fear a fifth wave of the coronavirus could stifle the holiday season. Cases are spiking in some places in the United States, and overseas, at least one country just announced a new lockdown.
Health Officials Warn Of Increased Risk Of Measles Outbreak After 22 Million Infants Missed Their Vaccine Last YearDuring the coronavirus pandemic last year, 22 million infants did not get their measles vaccine, according to data from the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
New Study Reveals Cannabis Use By Adults 18-44 Could Lead To Higher Risk Of Heart Attack Than Non-UsersVarious versions of medical and recreational marijuana are now legalized in all but seven states. That has led to much more research into the health effects of cannabis.
After Suffering Chemotherapy-Related Foot Pain, Ovarian Cancer Survivor Creates Line Of Comfortable ShoesA cancer survivor is turning pain into purpose.