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Which Neighborhood Has The Dirtiest Restaurants?

| Della Hasselle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Morningside Heights has more dirty restaurants than any other neighborhood in Manhattan, according to a new analysis of Health Department...

WATCH: Does This Graphic Anti-Sugar Ad Go Too Far?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

At first, it seems like a run of the mill PSA about the dangers of sugary drinks. There's an overweight gentleman, enjoying a soda in the morning, ...

Good News From The Health Department

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

There's good news for anyone planning to go out for dinner this evening. New York City's Health Department released the results of its first round o...

What Is Killing The 9/11 Responders?

nydailynews.com | By Michael Mcauliff | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON - The staggering death toll for Ground Zero responders has soared past 916 - and still no one knows what really killed them. Now, nine y...

38 Percent Of All NY Pregnancies Ended In Abortion In 2009

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The city's health department released a report that says 38.7% percent of New York's pregnancies in 2009 were aborted. While the number of induced ter...

New York Kills AIDS Prevention

Chris Norwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Chris Norwood

The problem that now confronts the public health structures of New York City and State is that both have not paid for their major community AIDS preve...

The Joys And Dangers Of Drunk Biking

nytimes.com | J. DAVID GOODMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ON the matter of bicycling under the influence, Michael Dolan has known both pleasure and pain....

Street Vendors for the Tea Party?

Sean Basinski | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Sean Basinski

New York street vendors are almost all immigrants. They don't carry guns. But one thing is for sure. Like members of the Tea Party, they mostly just want the government to leave them alone.

Swine Flu: Mandatory H1N1 Flu Shot Order Rescinded By New York Officials

AP | VALERIE BAUMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York state health officials have suspended a ruling that would have forced health care workers across the state to get vaccin...

Health Officials: Shake Up Salt Content In Food

AP | SARA KUGLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg – who is known to shake salt on his pizza – is focusing on sodium as the next unhealthy ...

Sweet Scam Group Hits Back At New York Health Initiatives (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In light of all of Mayor Bloomberg's recent health initiatives, the non-profit Center for Consumer Freedom is asking, "When did the Big Apple become B...