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Kevin Rincon
May 26, 2020 - 4:18 pm
New Jersey’s stay-at-home orders have led to a new concern: not enough children in the state are getting vaccines for preventable diseases.
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May 12, 2020 - 2:01 pm
At least 100 children in New York have been sickened by a mysterious illness possibly linked to coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.
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Steve Scott
May 11, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Human trials are underway for potential coronavirus vaccines and the race is on for many pharmaceutical companies to be the first to find a successful cure.
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Dr. Oxiris Barbot and Mayor de Blasio
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Marla Diamond
May 05, 2020 - 12:51 pm
New York City’s Health Department on Tuesday asked health care providers to report symptoms of a rare illness in children that may be linked to COVID-19.
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Lynda Lopez
March 09, 2020 - 7:37 pm
Coronavirus fears have many people rethinking travel plans and some professional in the industry are worried about their businesses taking a hit.
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Coronavirus New York
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Marla Diamond
March 09, 2020 - 1:58 pm
With community spread of coronavirus globally, more and more advice is being given out to help people stay healthy – but the announcements might actually be adding to people’s anxiety.
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Coronavirus
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Peter Haskell
March 07, 2020 - 1:14 pm
New Jersey officials announced late Friday that there are four presumed positive cases of novel coronavirus in the state.
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Ned Lamont
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 07, 2020 - 1:05 pm
Gov. Ned Lamont on Saturday confirmed the state’s second case of coronavirus, a day after confirming the first case.
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Blood Donation
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Steve Burns
March 06, 2020 - 5:51 pm
As the coronavirus continues to spread globally, blood banks are growing increasingly worried that there may be a shortage on the horizon.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 05, 2020 - 3:45 pm
The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases across New York State doubled overnight Thursday, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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