Health News

Vaping
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Kevin Rincon
November 04, 2019 - 4:37 pm
A public hearing was held Monday in lower Manhattan to address to growing number of issues caused by electronic cigarette use.
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Vaping
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Sophia Hall
October 29, 2019 - 5:11 pm
A bill that would ban the sale of flavored vaping products was tabled in Nassau County and some lawmakers are not happy.
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Opioid drugs
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Erica Brosnan
October 25, 2019 - 3:10 pm
Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, meaning it’s time to clean out your medicine cabinets and get rid of any old drugs that might have been forgotten about.
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NYPD Officers
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 23, 2019 - 2:40 pm
The NYPD is teaming up with New York-Presbyterian Hospital to offer officers free, anonymous mental health treatment.
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Ed Kranepool
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Sophia Hall
October 10, 2019 - 7:03 pm
Thursday marks the fifth annual Organ Donor Enrollment Day in New York.
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Kerri Chonsky
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Peter Haskell
October 10, 2019 - 6:06 pm
A 21-year-old in New Jersey who picked up vaping says she thought she was going to die.
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Bernie Sanders
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 04, 2019 - 6:55 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had a heart attack.
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Mosquito
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 03, 2019 - 7:54 pm
A mosquito in Stamford, Connecticut has tested positive for eastern equine encephalitis as the potential deadly virus continues to spread through the Tri-State area.
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Erica Brosnan
October 02, 2019 - 7:33 pm
Walmart has became the latest store to pull Zantac from its shelves.
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Vaping
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Erica Brosnan
September 26, 2019 - 2:33 pm
Federal health officials on Thursday announced that hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a mysterious vaping-related illness as the death toll rose to 12.
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