Free Back-To-School Vaccines Offered Today In YonkersAll children who do not have their required immunizations must have the first dose of vaccines within 14 days from the first day of school.
Vegetarians Have A Much Higher Risk Of Stroke Than Meat Eaters, Study FindsAccording to a study from the medical journal BMJ, vegetarians had a 20-percent increase in stroke risk than meat eaters.
Komen Connections: Sonya Keshwani Uses Style And Fashion To Fight Breast CancerIn between treatments, Sonya Keshwani started designing fashionable head wraps.
New York Health Officials Warn Of Vitamin E In Cannabis Vaping ProductsThe Department of Health is currently investigating 34 reports of severe pulmonary illness among 15 to 46-year-olds who used cannabis vape products.
CEO Gives Preview Of Komen Greater NYC's Race For CureLinda Tantawi, CEO of Susan G. Komen Greater New York City, joined CBSN New York's Dana Tyler to talk about this weekend's Race For The Cure and the fight against cancer.
Komen Connections: Documentary Covers Runner's Journey Through Double Mastectomy"My worst fear considering my double mastectomy was that I wouldn't be able to run again and that it would be a lot harder to breathe," Caroline Plank said.
Komen Connections: Doctor/Survivor Takes To Social Media To Warn Young Women To Get CheckedA local dentist who was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer in her 20s wants other young woman to hear her story -- and she's using social media to help do that.
NYC Declares Measles Outbreak Centered In Jewish Communities Over, Lifts Vaccination MandateAfter one of the worst measles outbreaks in a generation, there is finally positive news for residents in New York.
Hempstead Takes Lead In Aiming To Ban Sale Of Flavored Vaping ProductsOfficials moved Tuesday to ban certain vaping products that critics say are getting kids sick.
Komen Connections: Cancer Survivors Prepare For Annual Race For The Cure As Awareness Reaches All-Time HighThe Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure kicks off at 9 a.m. at 77th Street and Central Park West on Sept. 8.
Yonkers Clinics To Vaccinate Students For Free Ahead Of School YearHealth clinics in Yonkers will be offering free vaccines for children who need the immunizations before starting the new school year.
Hundreds Of Detained Migrants Across U.S. Diagnosed With The Mumps, CDC SaysNew York has also been among the largest outbreak zones for mumps this year according to the CDC's latest figures from July.
Walk To Fight Alzheimer's Events To Raise Money For NJ FamiliesAlzheimer's New Jersey provides services for caregivers, such as support groups, education and respite scholarships.
CDC Finds Patients With Lung Damage And Other Illnesses From Vaping In New York, New JerseyHealth officials say many of the reports involve e-cigarettes containing THC – the main ingredient in marijuana.
Brooklyn Couple Working To Raise Needed Funds To Fight Sons' Rare Brain DiseaseGary and Jennie Landsman were thrilled when Benny was born, and everything looked good until he was about 6 months old and seemed somewhat delayed.