CDC Warns Stubborn, Deadly Flu Season Now Longest EverThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say this year's flu season has been one of the longest since 1997 when they started keeping records.
Legal Battle Over New York City's Measles Vaccination Order Back In CourtThe board of health issued an emergency order last week, requiring Brooklyn residents in the affected zip codes to get vaccinated. Those who failed to comply faced a $1,000 fine or possible criminal penalties.
As Measles Outbreak Grows, Judge Refuses To Lift NYC Vaccination OrderThe number of confirmed measles cases in New York City since October is now 359.
Woman Who Works On New York Flights Lapses Into Coma After Catching MeaslesIsrael's Ministry of Health says she may have contracted the disease in New York, in Israel or on a flight between the two.
FDA Approves Plenity, New Gel To Aid In Weight LossThe new capsule is swallowed like a pill, but it's not a drug, it’s a gel to make people feel full.
Advocacy Group Launches New Push Against Flavored E-Cigarettes Targeting KidsKeeping children away from flavored e-cigarettes is the goal of a new campaign launched today at city hall.
Stem Cell Procedure Offering Hope Of Breakthrough Cure For Crohn's DiseaseThe experimental procedure is just for Crohn's patients who've failed all other treatments.
Rockland County Officials Announce Next Steps In Fight Against MeaslesThe county is currently dealing with 186 confirmed measles cases. Meanwhile in New York City, the health department shut down a Brooklyn preschool after it allegedly refused to provide vaccination records.
Tips To Avoid Lyme Disease Amid Highest Outbreak In 2 DecadesExpert explains how New Jersey is a perfect habitat for the explosion of deer ticks, the bug that spreads the disease.
Some Chewy Chips Ahoy! Cookies Recalled Due To 'Unexpected' IngredientThe maker of Chewy Chips Ahoy! cookies is voluntarily recalling some of its products because of a "solidified ingredient" that could cause some people to get sick.
New Test May Help Detect The Often Misdiagnosed Condition FibromyalgiaCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports there's a new test that could finally clear up some of that confusion.
Westchester, Rockland Counties Offer Free Measles Vaccines As They Struggle To Contain OutbreakNew York’s measles outbreak has now infected nearly 500 people. Lawmakers and health officials urge residents to get their vaccinations.