Health

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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Marijuana weed
TREVOR HUGHES, USA TODAY
November 26, 2018 - 6:06 pm
New Jersey legislators advanced a measure to legalize recreational cannabis on Monday.
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The Wanque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com
November 26, 2018 - 3:46 pm
Several children have been allowed to return to a long-term care facility in New Jersey where they were sickened in an adenovirus outbreak that resulted in 11 deaths since October.
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Scientist
Dreamstime
November 26, 2018 - 12:21 pm
More than 100 scientists have signed a petition calling for greater oversight on gene editing experiments after a researcher in China claimed he altered the DNA of twin girls born earlier this month.
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
November 24, 2018 - 4:47 pm
New Jersey health officials have confirmed more cases of measles in a central New Jersey community.
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
November 22, 2018 - 3:03 pm
A series of bills that would legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey could be voted on by parts of the Legislature next week.
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Bethpage water
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
November 20, 2018 - 3:49 pm
A Long Island family filed a $300 million lawsuit Tuesday blaming Northrop Grumman’s toxic dumping for three members’ cancers.
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