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Bill Cosby got Quaaludes from gynecologist for 'sore back'

Evan Vucci/AP Bill Cosby said he used Quaaludes with women for consensual sex only. Bill Cosby got his Quaaludes from a Los Angeles gynecologist who had his medical license suspended in New York and two other states, according to a ...

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Leukemia nonprofit in Brooklyn paid little to sick kids: AG

Alec Tabak/for New York Daily News New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman alleges the National Children’s Leukemia Foundation took in millions but paid out little cash to patients. A Brooklyn nonprofit that raked in millions claimed fraudulently that its donations ...

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Cancer bride, 4, 'marries' favorite nurse in N.Y. clinic

Facebook A 4-year-old cancer patient in New York ‘married’ her favorite nurse Matt Hickling at a hospital clinic in Albany. Facebook At the makeshift altar, 4-year-old bride and cancer patient Abby throws herself into the arms of her groom, nurse ...

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Immunotheraphy is helpful for allergy sufferers

Mount Sinai Dr. Shradha Agarwal is an assistant professor of medicine and clinical immunology at Mount Sinai. She treats patients for problems ranging from environmental and food allergies to asthma and sinusitis. The Specialist An assistant professor of medicine and ...

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Tweet on Jason Pierre-Paul injury may be HIPAA violation

Don’t be surprised to see Jason Pierre-Paul sue the hospital and his doctors, says Dr. David Samadi. Could a tweet lead to a HIPAA violation? Last night, reports shocked the New York Giants and everyone who follows them with the ...

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West Nile Virus season is here, so take precaution

HANDOUT/REUTERS The West Nile Virus was found in mosquitoes this year in Rockland and Suffolk counties. ALBANY — Public health officials in New York State are reminding residents of the dangers posed by mosquitoes after West Nile Virus was found ...

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Manhattan teacher lets students sink teeth into dentistry

Joseph Caputo was a student at Tottenville High School in Staten Island when he cut his teeth in the field of dentistry. Now Caputo, a teacher at Union Square Academy for Health Services, is hoping to inspire his students to ...

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U.S. schools to offer Chobani yogurt as meat replacement

Mike Groll/AP Chobani was chosen by the federal government to supply the Greek-style yogurt as part of its school lunch program. Vanilla yogurt — it’s the other, other white meat. Public schools nationwide will offer Chobani yogurt as a meat ...

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Lifestyle changes may not cure obesity: study

Digital Vision./Getty Images A new study says exercise and diet aren’t really enough to change one’s body type. Obesity is a chronic disease that diet and exercise may not fix, a new study says. Once you’ve been obese for six ...

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Jessie J undergoes ‘secret’ surgery, says it's not her heart

isthatjessiej via Instagram Jessie J shared a video on Instagram with before and after photos from her ‘secret’ surgery. She was forced to cancel her Australian tour in March due to a heart condition. Jessie J went from fleek to ...

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