Health

E-Cigarette
Dreamstime
April 25, 2018 - 6:54 pm
E-cigarettes employ liquid chemicals turn into a vapor that people inhale, and many are now warning that they have plenty of their own risks – particularly for teenagers.
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Eggs
Dreamstime
April 16, 2018 - 3:05 pm
The eggs were distributed from a farm in eastern North Carolina's Hyde County by Indiana-based Rose Acre Farms, which is voluntarily recalling the eggs out of an abundance of caution.
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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Founder Pat Quinn
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
April 13, 2018 - 9:25 am
Silenced by ALS, the founder of the Ice Bucket Challenge now has his voice back.
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Spring allergies
April 06, 2018 - 10:23 am
A delayed start to the allergy season means more misery in a shorter period of time.
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Condoms
Matt Goins/Lexington Herald-Leader/MCT/Sipa USA
April 05, 2018 - 8:58 am
Sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise.
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Disease Prevention Test
Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 26, 2018 - 6:51 pm
The number of tuberculosis cases is on the rise in New York City.
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Sun
Dreamstime
March 26, 2018 - 2:48 pm
Although the calendar says spring it feels more like winter, but that doesn't mean you can't come down with a nasty case of sunburn if you don't use sunscreen.
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Naloxone
Amy Davis/Baltimore Sun/TNS
March 24, 2018 - 7:26 pm
This week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced $22 million more will go to fight opioid overdoses in New York City.
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Elizabeth Cassese
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 12, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- In her three-part series on adults with autism , WCBS Newsradio 880 Reporter Marla Diamond explores the growing opportunities in the workforce for people on the spectrum. While exact numbers are hard to come by, it's believed 80 percent of adults with autism are unemployed...
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World AIDS Day - Red Ribbon
Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 10, 2018 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Saturday is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. It promotes safe sex and ways to prevent the spread of the virus. WCBS Newsradio 880 spoke with Stephane Howze, senior vice president of New York City-based healthcare nonprofit Amida Care, which specializes in HIV...
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