Acacia Network Chief Medical Officer Offers Insight On COVID's Impact In The BronxAccording to the city Department of Health, 81% of adults in the Bronx are fully vaccinated, compared to 84% of adults citywide.
New Jersey Announces COVID Vaccine And Booster Mandate For Health Care Workers And High-Risk SettingsHealth care employees need their booster shots by Feb. 28, and those in high-risk settings by the March 30 deadline.
Biden Administration To Give Out 400 Million Free N95 MasksThe free masks will be made available to the public at thousands of local pharmacies and community health centers nationwide starting late next week, according to a White House official.
As NYC, Teachers Union Discuss Remote Option, Mayor Adams Reiterates 'Our Schools Are Going To Remain Open'Mayor Eric Adams stressed in-person learning will continue no matter what.
Free COVID Tests Now Available Online Through USPSA day ahead of the scheduled rollou, some Americans are already placing orders through a form posted by the U.S. Postal Service.
Experts Say 'Blue Monday' Is A Good Reminder To Reach Out To Those Who May Be In Need Of Emotional SupportIt's the third Monday in January, and if you're feeling down, you're not alone.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Mayor Eric Adams Back Bills Providing More Funding To Improve Maternal MortalityThe rate of pregnancy-related deaths is especially high among Black women.
Program Teaches Kids In 'Food Deserts' How To Grow, Cook Healthier MealsA New York City program has found the perfect recipe for helping kids eat healthier.
Saturday Is Deadline For Connecticut Residents To Enroll In Affordable Care ActHowever, some states, including New York and New Jersey are extending their deadline through Jan. 31.
New Study Suggests Some Cannabis Compounds May Prevent COVID-19 From Infecting Human CellsA new study has found that certain cannabis extracts may actually stop the coronavirus from infecting human cells.
New York City Schools Considering Temporary Remote Learning Option, Mayor Eric Adams SaysAdams once again reiterated schools remain the safest place for students, but acknowledged some families have concerns.
Supreme Court Blocks President Biden's Vaccine-Or-Test Rule For BusinessesThe White House hopes employers choose to impose the mandate on their own or that local governments take it up.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Bill Protecting Abortion RightsThis comes as the governor anticipates possible changes to the Roe v. Wade ruling during a Supreme Court hearing later this year.
CDC: There Has Been Significant Rise In Diabetes Cases Among Children, Perhaps Linked To COVID-19At the start of the pandemic, kids were hardly getting COVID, but that has changed with the emergence of new variants. And there's a lot we don't know.
Biden Sending Military Support To Newark, Coney Island, North Central Bronx Hospitals To Shore Up StaffingThe president is sending military personnel to overwhelmed hospitals in New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Rhode Island, Michigan and New Mexico.