According to Purdue Pharma, the bankruptcy is worth $10 billion and will go toward addressing the opioid crisis in New York, New Jersey and elsewhere around the country. CBSN New York's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
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Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma Declares Bankruptcy After Opioid Crisis SettlementAccording to Purdue Pharma, the bankruptcy is worth $10 billion and will go toward addressing the opioid crisis in New York, New Jersey and elsewhere around the country. CBSN New York's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Oxycontin-Maker Purdue Pharma Declares Bankruptcy After Opioid Crisis SettlementAccording to Purdue Pharma, the bankruptcy is worth $10 billion and will go toward addressing the opioid crisis in New York, New Jersey and elsewhere around the country. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Health vs. Business: Vaping Debate IntensifiesNew York Gov, Andrew Cuomo is going on the offensive against vaping and certain flavors of e-cigarettes, but critics say a ban will hurt small businesses/ CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports
Gov. Cuomo Goes After Flavored E-Cig ProductsNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is taking executive action, banning popular e-cigarette flavors. CBS2's Nick Caloway reports
Bike MS NYC 2019 To Be Held On Oct. 20Next month, thousands of people are going to hop on their bikes and hit the road for a great cause.
Yale Professor Says Happiness Can Be TaughtCBS2's Dick Brennan has more on the professor teaching a happiness class.
FDA Advisory Panel Gives Green Light To Food Allergy TreatmentA Food and Drug Administration advisory panel has given the green light to the first treatment for food allergies; Tom Hanson reports for CBS2.
Heartburn, Acid Reflux Medicine Possibly ContaminatedA common heartburn and acid reflux medicine could be contaminated with a cancer-causing substance.
Doctor Explains Vaping EpidemicWhat's behind the growing number of vaping-related illnesses? Dr. John J. Villa, a pulmonologist at Hackensack Medical Center, addresses the facts versus fiction.
West Nile Virus Confirmed In NYCNew York City has confirmed its first West Nile Virus cases of the summer.
Long Island Patient Says Vaping Almost Killed HimA patient at North Shore University Hospital says using e-cigarettes almost killed him. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
New Jersey Couple The Victim Of Fertility Mix-UpCBS' Meg Oliver has the latest on a white New Jersey couple that gave birth to an Asian baby after a fertility clinic's mistake.
Excessive Sitting Becoming A Major Medical IssueCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the health concerns that come from sitting too much or sitting with bad posture during a long work day.
New Jersey Announces New Measures To Combat VapingCBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest on the new task force announced in New Jersey as the state looks to possibly ban all vaping products.
New Jersey Announces Vaping Health Task ForceGov. Phil Murphy and other New Jersey officials announced a new task force that will look at the health risks associated with vaping.
N.J. Seeks To Ban Sale Of All Vaping ProductsPresident Donald Trump and the Food and Drug Administration plan to remove most flavored e-cigarettes from the market. New Jersey lawmakers are considering even more drastic measures. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas has the latest.
Trump Administration Joins Fight Against VapingPresident Trump and the FDA have announced plans to remove most flavored e-cigarettes from the market. CBSN New York's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
FDA, State Lawmakers Cracking Down On E-CigarettesPresident Donald Trump is responding to the growing vaping crisis with a proposal that would take most flavored e-cigarettes off the market. CBS2's Aundrea Cline Thomas reports.
Federal Government Plans To Ban Flavored E-CigarettesCBS2's Lisa Rozner has the latest on the federal government's plans to intervene in the growing health crisis surrounding vaping and flavored e-cigarettes.
Skin Cream From Mexico Causing Mercury PoisoningPond's skin creams imported from Mexico have been linked to mercury poisoning.
Opioid Settlement Reportedly ReachedA settlement has reportedly been reached between several states and Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma.
Legionnaires' Disease Found In Bronx High RiseTwo people in a Bronx high rise have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' Disease.
Federal Government Plans To Stop Children From VapingCBS2's Vanessa Murdock has the latest on the federal government's plans to ban flavored e-cigarettes after the rising number of vaping-related illnesses.
New Report Finds More Middle School Students VapingCBS2's Andrea Grymes has the latest on the new report finding that thousands of middle school students have started vaping.
Michael Bloomberg Rips FDA For Teen Vaping Epidemi, Pledges $160 Million To Fight ItMichael Bloomberg is slamming the FDA for contributing to the epidemic of teen vaping in the U.S. The billionaire philanthropist announced Tuesday that his non-profit, Bloomberg Philanthropies, is pledging $160 million to fund a new program aimed at ending vaping among teens. Tom Hanson reports.
Former Mayor Bloomberg Unveils Anti-Youth-Vaping InitiativeFormer New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg joined "CBS This Morning" to announce his new $160 million initiative to stem the youth vaping epidemic.
Former Mayor Bloomberg Unveils Anti-Teen-Vaping InitiativeFormer New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces his $160 million program to stem the youth vaping epidemic, going after flavored e-cigarettes.
Gov. Cuomo, Health Officials Issue Stern Warning Against VapingGov. Andrew Cuomo and health officials are issuing a stern warning, saying vaping can expose you to toxic chemicals and kill you; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Gov. Cuomo Declares Health Emergency Over Vaping-Related IllnessesGov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a health emergency as the number of New Yorkers developing vaping-related illnesses soars; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the details.