Articles Tagged ‘New York State Department of Health’


A Look Inside The Immunization Dilemma

The 1952 polio epidemic was one of the largest and…


Death Beds: The Fatal Consequences of Tanorexia

More and more people are turning to tanning beds, despite the potentially deadly consequences

Letters to the Press: For the Week of Sept. 2 – Sept. 8

Prefers Chemical Spray to West Nile Dear Editor: I believe your article about West Nile Virus (WNV) [“Mosquito Madness,” Aug. 26] and aerial spraying was…


Mosquito Spraying on Long Island

Cancer-causing sprays are being used to combat West Nile Virus

Inside Long Island Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

by Rashed Mian and Christopher Twarowski Photos by Ethan Stokes Rachel Priest was a sophomore at Roslyn High School when she started cutting herself. She…