Health Care

A patient being screened for thyroid cancer.
State health officials say just don’t screen for it, that’ll solve the problem.
News & Politics
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“Technology can help us by identifying places for us to refer people to, specifically where they are and when they are open. ... We’re trying to use technology to better connect people.” - Mitchell Katz, president of NYC Health + Hospitals.
Experts diagnose the progress of health care in New York.
News & Politics
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Ash covers an emergency vehicle as it lies near the area known as Ground Zero, following the collapse of the Twin Towers.
Students and teachers near ground zero were exposed to toxins. They’re only being told now.
Policy
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Chocolate milk.
Upstate lawmakers and dairy farmers are fighting back.
News & Politics
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Police stand near the steam pipe explosion that occurred in New York City's Flatiron district, July, 2018.
And the city hasn’t always done a good job of containing it.
News & Politics
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces an emergency executive action to ban the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes in New York.
It doesn’t ban menthols or regulate the black market.
Policy
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New York City firefighters and journalists stand near the area known as Ground Zero after the collapse of the Twin Towers.
It’s not too late to apply for compensation for health care costs.
Policy
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Pedestrians walking through Ground Zero after the collapse of the Twin Towers on September 11, 2001.
First responders aren’t the only ones still reeling from the deadly attacks.
Opinion
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A photo of James Zadroga and his daughter on display at a Ground Zero memorial in New York.
The struggle to get government to acknowledge the health effects of 9/11.
Opinion
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Jon Stewart advocates for 9/11 first responders on Capitol Hill, June 10.
Jon Stewart’s viral speech pretty much guaranteed an early-August vote.
Policy
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