Illness, Believed To Be Norovirus, Sickens Children At Queens Elementary SchoolDepartment of Health inspectors are checking out the cafeteria of a Queens elementary school after a number of children contracted a stomach bug.
NY Launches Registration For Upcoming Medical Marijuana ProgramQualified New Yorkers can now enroll in the state's upcoming medical marijuana program online.
Residents: Raccoons Running Amok In Carroll GardensThe city's Department of Health said it has plans to inspect the neighborhood for the ongoing problem.
Health Department: Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak In South Bronx Sickens 31Symptoms of Legionnaires' disease include headache, fatigue, loss of appetite, confusion and diarrhea. Symptoms appear between 2-10 days after exposure to Legionella bacteria.
Free KYNG Size Condoms Available From NYC Dept. Of Health In Time For Valentine's DayThe campaign, which was launched Friday at the Museum of Sex as part of National Condom Awareness Day, is called "Be Sexy. Be Safe."
Chirlane McCray Opens Up About Family's Struggles With DepressionChirlane McCray, the wife of Mayor Bill de Blasio, got personal as she spoke at a public health conference in Brooklyn.
NYC To Require Flu Shots For Children 6 Months To 5 Years OldThe New York City Department of Health has announced new measures to fight this year's outbreak of the flu.
New York State Health Department Says Flu Is Now 'Prevalent'Flu season is officially here. The State Department of Health said the virus is now "prevalent" in New York.