Health Care

Democrats are coming out of the woodwork to back the New York Health Act.
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Officials at City & State's Health and Wellness summit discussed issues including lead poisoning, legalized marijuana and Lyme disease.
From single-payer to marijuana, top senators on the health committee discuss their top priorities.
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doctor shortage
The city's struggling public hospitals have a partnership with a controversial med school in the Caribbean.
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A medical marijuana cultivator sorts through the male and female plants.
The two markets would likely coexist, but with inconsistencies.
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CVS pharmacy
The approved deal is at the center of a debate over the role of corporations in providing health care.
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Opioids and heroin needles
Lawmakers support New York's approach to the drug crisis.
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Visits to primary care providers are down. What would New York policymakers do to revitalize primary health care?
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The 30th Street Men's Shelter in the former Bellevue Hospital building
"Thats crazy," Speaker Johnson says after introducing new water tank laws.
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Latrice Walker
The borough has some of the worst hospitals in the nation.
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Alain Kaloyeros, right, leaves federal court in New York.
Health Department recommends legalizing marijuana the day after Kaloyeros is convicted.
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