Health

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Sophia Hall
September 19, 2019 - 5:28 pm
The Nassau County Health Department is warning Long Island Rail Road riders that they may have been exposed to measles during their commutes last week.
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Mosquito testing
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Associated Press
September 16, 2019 - 7:13 pm
Connecticut health officials say laboratory testing has confirmed the state's first human case of eastern equine encephalitis this season.
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Measles Vaccine
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Associated Press
September 16, 2019 - 7:05 pm
The nation's worst measles epidemic in 27 years could be in its final stages as a week went by with no new reported cases.
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Vaping
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Peter Haskell
September 16, 2019 - 4:01 pm
With six vaping-related deaths throughout the country, one New Jersey senator is calling for a moratorium on the sale and use of all e-cigarettes.
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Governor Phil Murphy
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Peter Haskell
September 12, 2019 - 6:58 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday signed an executive order to establish a task force to combat the rising number of vaping-related illnesses.
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Johnny Lopez
September 12, 2019 - 10:47 am
A midday snooze may just be what the doctored ordered. A new study has found that people that nap once or twice a week could lower their risk of having a heart attack or stroke, reported the New York Post. People who nap regularly may be less likely to suffer a heart attack https://t.co/lNGblafY6z...
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Mosquito testing
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Sean Adams
September 12, 2019 - 10:03 am
Residents are taking precautions after a deadly brain-swelling virus was found in Connecticut mosquitoes.
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Vaping
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Mike Smeltz
September 11, 2019 - 6:41 pm
A top New Jersey lawmaker on Wednesday proposed a complete ban on all vaping products in the state.
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Legionnaires’ Disease
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Mike Smeltz
September 11, 2019 - 3:22 pm
At least two people have been sickened with Legionnaires’ disease in the Bronx.
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