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November 14, 2018 - 6:31 am
The nation's leading e-cigarette maker is halting store sales of some flavors to deter use by kids.
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Smoking
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November 10, 2018 - 2:54 pm
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is planning to propose a ban on menthol cigarettes as it continues to crack down on nicotine products, including flavored e-cigs, reports say.
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November 05, 2018 - 7:59 pm
The FDA has approved a new, super strong opioid painkiller - despite warnings it might be abused.
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Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
November 01, 2018 - 9:17 am
Another child has died from viral outbreak at a Wanaque rehab center, bringing the death toll to 10.
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Raw Chicken
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October 22, 2018 - 10:12 am
HACKENSACK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- If you recently bought a ready-to-eat pork or chicken product that contains vegetables, then watch out. A Minnesota based company is recalling more than 212,000 lbs of products some of which were delivered to New Jersey. Buddy's Kitchen Inc. produced the products over...
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October 21, 2018 - 1:16 pm
Multiple cases of a mysterious illness mimicking the symptoms of polio are under investigation in New York State.
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October 19, 2018 - 8:24 am
The NYC Health Department is rolling out a new plan Friday to cut sugar out of our diet.
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Raw Chicken
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October 18, 2018 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A multidrug-resistant form of Salmonella has caused a rash of infections in the Tri-State area. Ninety-two people in 29 states have been infected, with the outbreak connected to raw chicken products, ABC7 reports. There have been 10 cases in New York and 9 in New Jersey. The...
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October 17, 2018 - 11:04 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A polio-like disease is creating a scare in the Tri-State area. There have been several confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, in New Jersey over the past few years. RELATED: Mysterious paralyzing illness found among kids in 22 states In New York, health...
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 Drugs and syringe for Legionnaires' disease.
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October 17, 2018 - 6:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Two residents living on the same road in the Bronx have reportedly come down with Legionnaires’ disease. Health Department officials held a public meeting Tuesday night to inform residents in the area about the Legionnaires’ scare. Officials said several buildings along...
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