All New Jersey Residents Age 16 And Up Now Eligible For COVID VaccineThe rule has already been in effect for New York and Connecticut, but now it starts in New Jersey, too. 
Families Of Alzheimer's, Dementia Patients Relieved Doors Finally Reopen At Long Island Care FacilityDoors finally reopened at Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center and Gladys Hampson of East Meadow was relieved her husband, Bob, can once again attend classes and counseling.
COVID Vaccine In NYC: New Yorkers Leave Appointment Stress Behind As City-Run Sites Begin Accepting Walk-Ins For Anyone Over Age 50With supply now outpacing demand, the city is confident they can lower the age range.
COVID Vaccine In New York: Walk-In Appointments Offered To All New Yorkers Over 50 At City-Run SitesWalk-in appointments were previously only available for New Yorkers over age 75.
Over 1 Year Into Pandemic, Doctors Discouraged By Patients Still Delaying Routine Medical AppointmentsA new report from the Urban Institute shows 1 in 3 adults went without medical care this past year. Doctors say it's become a major problem during the pandemic.
COVID In New York: Variants Blamed For Nearly Half Of New Infections In Past WeekNew York State has the second highest number of new cases in the country.
As More People Get Vaccinated And Reopenings Expand, Some Are Experiencing 'Reentry Anxiety'After a year of living under restrictions in varying degrees of isolation, some say they are feeling reentry anxiety as they begin to socialize again. 
Studies Suggest Mask-Wearing May Help Alleviate Seasonal Allergy SymptomsIsraeli researchers looked at data on nurses who wore masks for two weeks.
Guidance For Parents On How To Talk To Children About Race, Police, And Witnessing Traumatic EventsCBS2 spoke with a psychologist who says the dialogue should always be ongoing. 
New York City Contending With New COVID Vaccine Issue: Plenty Of Available AppointmentsFor the first time, thousands of spots have opened up without being immediately claimed. 
COVID Hospitalizations Across Tri-State Area Reach Lowest Point In 4 MonthsCOVID hospitalizations in the Tri-State Area are now at their lowest point in four months.
Study: Risk Of Brain Blood Clots Is 8-10 Times Higher After COVID-19 Infection Than From VaccineThe Oxford study, which hasn't been reviewed yet by scientists or published, looked at 500,000 COVID-19 patients and found CVT occurred at a rate of 39 in 1 million people after infection.
New York Bars, Restaurants Allowed To Stay Open Later Starting Next WeekSome in the hospitality industry think it could help slow the spread of the virus. 
Investigators Working To Determine Whether Johnson & Johnson Vaccine May Cause Blood ClotsWhile that analysis proceeds, the FDA's pause in using the J&J vaccine continues. 
New Effort To Help Frontline Pandemic Medical Workers Process Their GriefMany experts believe another crisis is brewing when it comes to mental health during this pandemic.