If you are thinking about becoming pregnant, now is a perfect time to make a plan.
Smoking comes with a slew of side effects for anyone, but for those who are soon to become parents, the habit is also putting their newborns at risk.
New York State Governor Kathy Hochul signed the Cumulative Impacts bill (S.8830/A.2103D).
Jonas Edward Salk, born Jonas Salk; October 28, 1914 – June 23, 1995, was an American virologist and medical researcher who developed one of the first successful polio vaccines.
Yesterday the New York State Senate and Assembly passed legislation – S.8830 and A.2103C, respectively.
Thinking of buying a ‘new’ mobile phone? Browsing the latest devices or looking for the best ‘new’ phone you can afford?
Having a garden is great! Asides from being a superb recreational activity, you get to plant your vegetables and fruits, thereby having access to healthy, organic foods.
Health is something that everyone should prioritize, especially in the middle of a pandemic.
Amid recent surges in consumers’ alcohol consumption, experts continue to highlight the risks associated with drinking — even moderately.
There is always going to be a desire to lose weight with the influx of images and media regarding body types and shapes.
Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) introduced a landmark bill today—the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2019—the only federal cosmetic safety legislation that would immediately ban more than a dozen of the worst toxic chemicals.
The Health Department today issued a Health Alert informing health care providers that four additional babies have been born with congenital Zika virus syndrome in New York City since the Department announced the first case of Zika-related microcephaly in July.
Dr. Jotir A. Ramnarine By now, just about everyone has heard of Zika virus. This mosquito-borne virus can be dangerous to women who are pregnant or are trying to become pregnant because it may cause birth defects.
The Health Department today released a new report on New York City (NYC) smoking trends before, during, and after pregnancy. Smoking during pregnancy has well known harmful effects that include premature birth and an elevated risk of certain birth defects.
Maria Callas was born at 1249 Fifth Avenue and 106th Street in East Harlem, NY on December 2, 1923, was an American-born Greek soprano.