Health

Latino health care
WCBS 880
December 15, 2018 - 4:42 pm
The city’s Latinos remain at a higher risk for preventable diseases like obesity, diabetes, heart disease and asthma, and now there’s a new push to address some of the reasons behind it.
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Obamacare Affordable Care Act
Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
December 15, 2018 - 10:32 am
A conservative federal judge in Texas has ruled the Affordable Care Act "invalid" on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain, even the Trump White House said the law will remain in place for now.
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The Wanaque Center for Nursing And Rehabilitation
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com
December 11, 2018 - 6:25 pm
The adenovirus outbreak at the Wanaque Rehab Center is official over as of Tuesday.
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Grace Lutheran Church
WCBS 880
December 11, 2018 - 12:26 pm
A little girl napping at a Long Island daycare never woke up and died at a hospital days later. Now authorities are trying to figure out what killed her.
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Steve Burns/WCBS 880
December 10, 2018 - 1:29 pm
The city’s Health Department is introducing new standards for respectful care at birth in an effort to make sure women have full say over decisions made during the childbirth process.
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dog food
Dreamstime
December 04, 2018 - 1:04 pm
The FDA is warning pet owners about an expanded recall that now covers eight brands of dog food.
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World AIDS Day
WCBS 880
December 02, 2018 - 1:03 pm
New York and the world observed World AIDS Day on Saturday, and for many it was a bittersweet day – one of solemnness and hope.
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HIV Positive
Dreamstime
November 29, 2018 - 4:44 pm
The number of new HIV cases in New York City fell to a record low in 2017, according to a Daily News report.
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
November 29, 2018 - 12:40 pm
Health officials in Rockland County say a person infected with measles visited the Best Buy at the Palisades Mall on Saturday night.
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Hospital corridor
Dreamstime
November 27, 2018 - 7:28 pm
New Jersey officials say two premature infants with a bacterial infection have died.
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