Health

Hillary Clinton and Andrew Cuomo
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
January 07, 2019 - 2:13 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Hillary Clinton are rallying around legislation that would bolster abortion rights in New York State.
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Flu Shot
Dreamstime
January 04, 2019 - 1:19 pm
Prevention is key to get through flu season.
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9/11 first responders crop
Frank Becerra Jr.The Journal News
January 01, 2019 - 11:50 am
More and more first responders are suffering from and succumbing to 9/11-related illnesses, setting up another fight to secure more federal money.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
December 26, 2018 - 9:53 am
When he begins his third term next week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’ll try to guarantee abortion rights with a new law.
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CBD oil
Hillary Ojeda/Iowa City Press-Citizen
December 22, 2018 - 3:23 am
SEATTLE (AP) — The hemp industry still has work ahead to win legal status for hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD oil, as an ingredient in food or dietary supplements despite the big farm bill President Donald Trump signed this week designating hemp as an agricultural crop. CBD oils have become...
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Winter Hair And Skin Care Tips
December 20, 2018 - 5:00 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Keeping your hair and skin looking great, especially in the winter months, can be challenging. Lucy Garcia Planck with John Barrett Salon at Bergdorf Goodman recommends just a little dab of argan oil. "Argan oil is an antioxidant so it's really good for your skin, it...
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The Wanaque Center for Nursing And Rehabilitation
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com
December 19, 2018 - 12:15 pm
The medical facility in New Jersey where 11 children died in a viral outbreak reportedly was not adhering to best practices weeks into the outbreak.
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First responders at Ground Zero
Frank Becerra Jr./The Journal News
December 18, 2018 - 9:13 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s October sick leave deal with the city’s largest union has not trickled down to other unions representing city employees sickened in the Sept. 11 terrorist attack, and those workers are still being forced to choose between taking time off for their health or showing up to work...
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Teen vaping
AP Photo/Steven Senne, File
December 17, 2018 - 8:00 am
Twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, an unprecedented jump in a large annual survey of teen smoking, drinking and drug use.
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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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