Children and teens with disabillities get a life changing ski trip, even though they cant walk. CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Ski Trip For Children With DisabilitiesChildren and teens with disabillities get a life changing ski trip, even though they cant walk. CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Another Child Flu Death In New Jersey Prompts New Calls For VaccinationsA second child in new jersey has died of complications from the flu. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Spike In Dangerous Lung Infections In BabiesDoctors warn of a spike in dangerous respiratory infections in babies. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Super Heroes Visit Children In Queens HospitalCBSN New York's Cindy Hsu has the latest on the volunteers visiting children at St. Mary's Hospital for Children dressed as their favorite super heroes.
Family Raises Funds To Treat Young Girl's Heart ConditionCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on the family raising money for an NYPD officer's daughter, who's being treated for a life-threatening heart condition.
Viral Video Shows Joyful Reaction Of Newborn Baby With Hearing Aides To Hearing Her MomVideo capturing a newborn’s joy is going viral online. The little girl is deaf and she’s giving hope to families all across the world. Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Police And Superheroes Bring Hospitalized Children Holiday CheerCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on the effort in Suffolk County to bring children at Stony Brook University Children's Hospital some cheer while they're away from home.
Adolescents At Increased Risk For Pre-DiabetesCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the new study finding children today have a higher risk for diabetes.
Doctors Say Children Worldwide Are Not Exercising EnoughCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on new warnings from health officials, saying children around the world are not active enough.
New York Again Considers Banning Tackle Football For Children Under 12Should young children be banned from playing tackle football? A public hearing on the future of play is underway in Manhattan today. New York State lawmakers are considering a bill that would ban tackle games for children under the age of 12. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
NYPD Superheroes Rappel Down Children's HospitalNYPD officers dressed as superheroes put on a show for patients at St. Mary's Hospital for Children in Queens.
Are Your Children Getting Enough Sleep?CBS2's Cindy Hsu has the latest on the new research into children's sleeping habits.
New Study Finds 48% Of Kids Not Getting Enough SleepExperts recommend a minimum of nine hours a night for children ages 6 to 17. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Doctors Urging Wellness Checks For TeensCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the new call to get teens wellness checks to help combat low vaccination numbers.
Report Finds Nearly 3,000 New York City Kids Exposed To LeadA shocking report finds 2,700 New York City kids tested positive for lead exposure when city agencies could have prevented it. CBS2 urban affairs expert Mark Peters talked with CBSN New York's Valerie Castro about the report.
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.
One-Week Day Camp Held For Kids With Type 1 DiabetesCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez introduces us to some kids who were able to forget about their medical challenges and just have fun at a New York summer camp
Children In Physical Therapy Get A Special Day Of SailingCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on a physical therapy using sailing to help young children.
Newark Water Emergency: How Lead Levels Can Affect ChildrenLead exposure can bring on quite a few health defects, but there are preventive measures you can take to reduce the risk. Dr. Judy Aschner, chair of pediatrics and physician-in-chief from the Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center, explains how.
Study Finds More Children Allergic To SesameCBS2's Kenneth Craig has the latest on the growing number of children being diagnosed with sesame allergies.
'Toddlers Who Care' Event Raises Awareness Around Rare Birth DefectA Long Island couple whose baby was born with a very rare birth defect is working to help others recognize the signs and avoid some of the suffering they went through. WLYN's Marc Liverman reports.
New Procedure To Repair Spina Bifida In FetusesCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on a new surgery to address spina bifida while a child is still in the womb.
Brooklyn Schools Shut For Violating Measles PolicyTwo schools in Williamsburg have been closed for violating New York City's policy regarding the measles outbreak.
N.Y. Lawmakers Expected To Pass Bill Ending Religious Exemption For VaccinesThe move comes after the recent outbreak of measles.