Mosquitoes Spreading Rare Disease Causing Fever, Chills, Brain SwellingState health officials in Michigan are reporting two more people have died of a rare mosquito-borne virus. CBS2's Don Dahler reports.
Doctors Save Vaping VictimA Long Island man who said he was in bad shape after vaping THC was saved by doctors at North Shore University Hospital. CBSN New York's Cindy Hsu reports
New York Lawmakers Consider Letting Kids Take Mental Health Days From SchoolShould students be allowed to take mental health days from school? CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Debate Goes On Over Biking, Helmets And Rides Through New York CityA bike battle is brewing in the city in the wake of increased cyclist deaths. Dr. Joseph Herrera, chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation and Human Performance, Mount Sinai Health System, spoke with CBSN New York's Jessica Layton about helmets and injury risks.
Rabbi With ALS Makes NYC TripAmyotrophic lateral sclerosis has taken a lot from a California rabbi. But he didn’t let it take away the opportunity to be there for his son’s bar mitzvah in Crown Heights. CBSN New York's Nick Caloway reports.
Newark Water Emergency: Volunteers Visiting 18,000 Homes Amid Lead CrisisVolunteers are expected to visit around 18,000 homes across Newark to pass out safe water and sign up residents to replace lead service lines at no cost, part of a $120 million program. CBSN New York's Cindy Hsu reports.
Komen Race For The Cure: CEO Linda TantawiSusan G. Komen Greater New York City CEO Linda Tantawi talks with CBS2's Venessa Murdock about today's race.
Samvincible: Paralyzed Lifeguard Inspiring Others In His Fight To RecoverSam Jarmer is a 16-year-old lifeguard who suffered a spinal cord injury in Jury. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Mom, Son Celebrating Fight Against CancerAt 24 weeks, Carly Klareich had a lumpectomy but waited on chemotherapy until doctors induced the birth of her child three weeks early to fast track her treatment. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Hempstead Pushing To Altogether Ban Sale Of Flavored Vaping ProductsOfficials moved Tuesday to ban certain vaping products that critics say are getting kids sick. Lawmakers in the Town of Hempstead say it is a call to arms, reports CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff.
Komen Connections: Mother Credits Newborn, Family For Helping Her Beat CancerAt 24 weeks, Carly Klareich had a lumpectomy but waited on chemotherapy until doctors induced the birth of her child three weeks early to fast track her treatment. CBSN New York's Vanessa Murdock reports.
CDC Reports More Than 1,000 Salmonella Cases From Home-Raised Chickens, Other BirdsThe Centers for Disease Control say more than 1,000 cases of salmonella have been linked to home-raised chickens, hens, ducks and turkeys - sickening people in 49 states and causing two deaths.
Yonkers Clinics To Vaccinate Students For FreeWestchester County is offering free vaccines after New York state eliminated religious exemptions from vaccinations statewide earlier this year. Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) are available to anyone age 12 months and older. CBS2's Chirs Wragge reports.
Couple Working To Raise $2 Million To Fight 2 Sons’ Rare Brain DiseaseA family from Brooklyn is trying to raise more than $2 million to help their sons, who have a rare genetic disease. CBSN New York's Cindy Hsu reports.
Johnson & Johnson To Pay In Opioid SuitJohnson & Johnson have been ordered to pay over $500 million in a lawsuit about opioid prescriptions.
NYC Health Update On 2018 Drug Overdose DataNYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Dr. Oxiris Barbot talks about 2018 drug overdose death data for New York City.
Opioid Painkiller Prescriptions Again Blames For Fast Onset AddictionsThere's a new warning out about painkiller addiction and how it can start after a common surgery. CBS News' Meg Oliver reports.
NJ DOH Warns About Hepatitis A At Golf And Tennis ClubThe New Jersey Department of Health is warning anyone who dined at the Mendham Golf and Tennis Club between June 9 and June 30 that they could have come into contact with the Hepatitis A virus from a food handler at the "member only" club. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Hundreds Protest In Albany Against New York’s Vaccination RequirementMore than 1,000 people protested outside the Albany County courthouse where a state supreme court justice is hearing oral arguments to block the ban. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Study: High Blood Pressure Linked To DementiaA study in the Journal of the American Medical Association has found a link between high blood pressure and dementia. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
New Drug Offers Hope For People Suffering From Obsessive Compulsive DisorderAn estimated 2 percent of the population, or 1 in 50, has OCD. Treatments currently available don't work well for many and often have side effects. As Stephanie Stahl reports a new experimental drug could change that.
Shannon's Law Signed To Cover Costs Of Annual MammogramsSuffolk County lawmakers have passed a law requiring insurance companies to cover annual mammogram costs. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
NJ Boy's Tragic Death Leads To Hope For 4 Organ Donation RecipientsJeremy Maraj's smile could light up a room, but sadly that brightness dimmed in July when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Union Township. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.