Health

Stroke
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May 03, 2019 - 11:58 am
A seemingly innocent move led to a more serious medical condition for an Oklahoma man.
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Measles shot
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May 01, 2019 - 8:13 am
Measles cases have now been reported in 22 states, and some adults are now wondering if the shots they got years ago are still good or if they need a booster.
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Measles Rockland County
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April 29, 2019 - 12:21 pm
Over 700 people in the United States have been sickened measles this year.
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Schumer ice cream recall
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April 29, 2019 - 7:01 am
Food recalls have been happening more often, and Sen. Chuck Schumer wants millions of dollars for the FDA to better detect foodborne illnesses in everything from vegetables to ice cream.
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Donald Trump
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April 26, 2019 - 6:13 pm
President Donald Trump is urging Americans to get vaccinations to prevent the spread of measles.
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Measles Vaccine
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April 24, 2019 - 2:56 pm
The number of measles cases in New York City continues to grow rapidly with the Health Department confirming 390 people have been sickened as of Wednesday.
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Ed Kranepool
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April 22, 2019 - 4:00 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Ed Kranepool of the '69 Mets says doctors have found him a match for a kidney donor. The now 74-year-old told WCBS 880's Peter Haskell, "We've been very fortunate to get great news from the hospital." Over the last two years, the former first baseman has been able to avoid...
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Marijuana
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April 22, 2019 - 2:32 pm
A New Jersey appeals court says employers cannot fire employees who take medical marijuana and fail a drug test.
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April 20, 2019 - 2:36 pm
One person is dead and several more are in the hospital because of a listeria outbreak involving sliced deli meats.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio Public Health Crisis
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April 19, 2019 - 6:35 pm
After one preschool was closed and reopened, the city has closed four more yeshivas in Williamsburg for failing to turn over vaccination and attendance records.
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