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Tapeworm transmitted cancer to human host: CDC

Tapeworm transmitted cancer to human host: CDC

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, November 5, 2015, 5:31 PM James H Robinson/Getty Images/Photo Researchers R As if a tapeworm infection wasn’t bad enough, researchers have identified a bizarre and fatal case where a man sprouted cancerous tumors generated by ...

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SEE IT: Hero trooper performs CPR on Ohio infant

SEE IT: Hero trooper performs CPR on Ohio infant

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6:42 PM Watch as Trooper Matthew Stoffer of the Mansfield Post performs CPR on an unresponsive 1-year-old. He responded to a call that a driver (the child’s father) was driving at ...

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Teens who drink at risk whether parents know or not

Teens who drink at risk whether parents know or not

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 12:01 AM Getty Images/Ingram Publishing/Getty Images/Ingram Publishing Even when parents know their adolescents are drinking, huge problems persist. Some parents rationalize that their teens are going to drink anyway, so they might ...

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Teens who drink at risk whether parents know or not

Teens who drink at risk whether parents know or not

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 12:01 AM Getty Images/Ingram Publishing/Getty Images/Ingram Publishing Even when parents know their adolescents are drinking, huge problems persist. Some parents rationalize that their teens are going to drink anyway, so they might ...

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Touchscreens are doing the baby-sitting

Touchscreens are doing the baby-sitting

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, November 2, 2015, 9:05 PM Milan Stojanovic/iStockPhoto The glow of a nightlight is being replaced by that of a tablet. Research published Monday in the journal Pediatrics found that a quarter of parents surveyed at ...

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Minorities get boost in health care access due to Obamacare

Minorities get boost in health care access due to Obamacare

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, November 2, 2015, 12:01 AM Steve Jacobs Last year, of the applicants to the health insurance marketplace, New York State of Health, who self-reported their race or ethnicity, 16% were African-American, 13% were Asian/Pacific Islander ...

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Dead got $3.4M in Medicaid from N.Y. Obamacare: audit

Dead got $3.4M in Medicaid from N.Y. Obamacare: audit

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, October 29, 2015, 5:30 PM Mike Groll/ASSOCIATED PRESS ALBANY — Death was not an impediment to receiving Medicaid benefits from New York’s Obamacare health insurance exchange, a new audit revealed. The audit by State Controller ...

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Nike teams up with Uber for NYC Marathon

Nike teams up with Uber for NYC Marathon

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, October 29, 2015, 5:46 PM Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images Nike is partnering with Uber to bring runners at any level on-demand racing coaches on Saturday. You don’t have to run the New York City Marathon ...

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WV man turns drug stash in after watching Obama’s speech

WV man turns drug stash in after watching Obama’s speech

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, October 29, 2015, 5:25 PM Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP President Barack Obama spoke in West Virginia on Oct. 21 to discuss the dangers of drug abuse and his initiatives to reform the drug industry. Thanks, Obama. ...

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5 bizarre but very real conditions you’ve never heard of

5 bizarre but very real conditions you’ve never heard of

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 5:47 PM Manuel faba/iStock photo Some hapless patients are burdened by rare and, at times, bizarre illnesses. Not everyone is paying a visit to their doctor for a case of the common ...

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