Man Bringing Back ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeA Westchester man battling ALS is fighting for a cure and one way he hopes to do that is by bringing back the ice bucket challenge. Pat Quinn was diagnosed with the deadly degenerative disease in 2013. CBS2's Tara Jakeway reports.
Rep. Nita Lowey Holds Discussion On Teen Vaping EpidemicA local Congresswoman is working to combat the rise of teen vaping, which she calls a public health emergency.
Giants' Golden Tate Appealing Suspension Over Fertility Treatment Mix-UpNew York Giants player Golden Tate is said to be appealing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
New Help & Hope For Patients With Heart FailureThe FDA has recently approved a medical device that's giving patients with heart failure a second chance; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Annie McMahon Remembered, Helped Fight Cystic FibrosisA celebration of life was held for a courageous girl in Yonkers, Annie McMahon.
NJ 'Right To Die' Law Goes Into Effect ThursdayStarting Thursday, New Jersey will let terminally ill people decide their right to die; CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Giants' Tate Appealing Fertility Drug BanGiants wide receiver Golden Tate was suspended four games by the NFL for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug policy. However, Tate is appealing. CBSN New York's Natalie Duddridge reports
In-Depth Study Of Ticks In Suffolk CountyResults of a three-year study of ticks in Suffolk County found a wide array of diseases that the arachnids carry, not just Lyme disease. CBSN New York's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Breast Implant Recalled For Link With CancerMedical device maker Allergan Inc. is recalling a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer. The company Wednesday announced a worldwide recall of implants with a textured surface.
Some NJ Lakes Still Closed Due To Toxic AlgaeDr. Angela Cristini, a professor of biology at Ramapo College, talks with CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez on the rise of algae blooms keeping swimmers out of some of New Jersey's most popular lakes.
Doctor Shares Life-Saving Tips On Surviving The Dangerous HeatAmid a forecast dangerous heat wave hitting the Tri-State Area this weekend, Dr. Ernest Patti of St. Barnabas Hospital Emergency Department joined CBSN New York's Natalie Duddridge to share life-saving tips about beating the heat.
Research Reveals Genes Linked To Eating DisordersNew research has found there are certain genes that make a person more likely to develop a serious eating disorder such as anorexia. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New Jersey Doctor Shortage Prompts New BillLawmakers are seeking to remove the cap on residency program slots. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.
Alzheimer's Conference: Just A Few Lifestyle Tips Enough To Lower Dementia Risk By 60%It's estimated that 5.8 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease and the numbers are growing. New research shows there may be some things you can do to lower your risk of developing the disease. CBS2'S Joy Benedict reports.
Legionnaires' Disease In ManhattanHealth officials are investigating two cases of legionnaires' disease in Manhattan.
Lawsuit Claims Clinic Impregnated NY Woman With Wrong EmbryoA New York couple claim a fertility clinic knew about a mix-up and tried to conceal the error. CBS2's Meg Oliver reports.
Eye Drops, Ointments Sold At Walmart And Walgreens RecalledA recall has been issued for eye drops and ointments over fears the products may not be sterile.
Child Has Anaphylactic Reaction To Paint With Dairy-Based IngredientsCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has a warning for parents of children with severe food allergies -- sometimes exposure can come from the most unexpected places.
Woman Dies From Flesh-Eating Bacteria After Fall In MexicoThe family of a Florida woman who died after being infected by a flesh-eating bacteria at a beach is alerting others to the warning signs. CBS2's Jericka Duncan reports.
NYC Becomes First US City To Turn Down Federal Funds For Family Planning, Preventative Health ServicesNew York becomes the first city in the nation to turn down federal funds for family planning and preventative health services; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer explains.
Researchers Learning More About Superbug Fungus Candida AurisFederal health officials are keeping a close eye on a new superbug reported in some New York and New Jersey hospitals and health facilities; Hilary Lane reports for CBS2.
Mayor Bill De Blasio, NY Health Officials On Reproductive HealthMayor Bill de Blasio and New York health officials announced Friday that the city's public health system would no longer participate in the federal Title X program.
Researchers Learning More About Superbug Fungus Candida AurisFederal health officials are keeping a close eye on a new superbug reported in some New York and New Jersey hospitals and health facilities; Hilary Lane reports for CBSN New York.
Waking Up Early Could Lower Women's Risk For Breast CancerA study out of the U.K. found that "night owls" have a higher risk of breast cancer than "morning people." CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.