Gov. Cuomo Echoes CDC Warning, Says Health Department Will Urge New Yorkers To Stop VapingThis comes as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to investigate approximately 450 reports of serious respiratory illnesses linked to vaping, including as many as five deaths.
Parents, Advocates Protest Teen Vaping Outside JUUL Offices In ManhattanAll this comes just days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced it is investigating nearly 100 possible cases of severe lung illnesses involving e-cigarette users, especially teens and young adults.
CDC Launches Investigation Into Nearly 100 Illnesses Linked To VapingDoctors say people who vape are not exposed to tar, but they're still being exposed to nicotine and possibly other unknown, harmful substances.
CDC Identifies Cavi-Brand Papayas As Likely Source Of Salmonella OutbreakA total of 71 people from eight states have been infected, including 27 people in New York.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Papayas Imported From Mexico, Dozens SickenedA total of 62 people from eight states have been infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella since January.
New Study Helping Researchers Learn How Deadly Superbug Fungus Is TransmittedA new study is helping researchers understand how the fungus is transmitted and how to stop it from spreading.
Schumer Calls On CDC To Declare Emergency Over Superbug Fungus Spreading In N.Y.More than half of the 613 confirmed U.S. cases have been in New York.
Rate Of 4-Year-Olds With Autism On The Rise In New Jersey, CDC Study FindsNew Jersey has the highest autism rate in the country at one in 35 children. The national rate is one in 59 kids.
Superbug Fungus Sickens More Than 300 In New York StateThere is concern from the Centers for Disease Control following an outbreak of a potentially deadly drug-resistant germ in area hospitals.
Study: Some Dietary Supplements May Be HarmfulThe Food and Drug Administration is warning that many dietary supplements contain unapproved ingredients, and a new FDA/CDC study found some could be harmful.
CDC Warning: Children Are Using Too Much ToothpasteExperts recommend no more than a pea-sized amount.
Fentanyl Now The Deadliest Drug In The United States, CDC SaysThe drug overdose crisis is tightening its grip on the United States, with opioids taking a brutal toll according to a new government report.
CDC: Cases Of Paralyzing 'Acute Flaccid Myelitis' Reported In 22 StatesU.S. health officials on Tuesday reported a jump in cases of the rare, paralyzing illness in children across the country. So far, three cases have been confirmed in New Jersey.
CDC: More People Sickened In Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Popular CerealThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 30 more people have been sickened in a salmonella outbreak linked to a popular children's cereal.
Former CDC Director Arrested On Sex Abuse Charge In NYCDr. Tom Frieden is accused of forcibly touching and harassing a 55-year-old woman in October 2017.