Sandra Lindsay, First to Get U.S. COVID Vaccine, Travels to Jamaica on Mission – NBC New York

February marks Black History Month, a time to pay tribute to those Black and Afro-Latinx who broke boundaries and continue to make history. Long Island critical care nurse Sandra Lindsay…

An Underused Covid Treatment – The New York Times

Covid is still linked to hundreds of deaths a day in the U.S. We have a treatment that could bring down those deaths: a prescribed pill called Paxlovid, which reduces…

Health care workers see VICTORY after New York Supreme Court strikes down covid jab mandate – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) In a rare victory for health freedom, the state Supreme Court of New York ruled this week that a statewide covid “vaccine” mandate for health care workers imposed…

Fentanyl Helps Push Overdose Deaths to Record Level in New York City

The first time Reneé Jones overdosed on drugs last year, she was at her daughter’s Bronx apartment and had gotten up to get one of her seven grandchildren a cup…

New COVID Variant Sends NYC Case Rates Soaring; Hospitalizations High – NBC New York

What to Know You’ve probably heard about the XBB.1.5 variant; it’s the latest “most transmissible COVID variant yet” and appears to be better at binding to human cells, which may…

Electric garbage trucks in New York FAIL after just four hours – gas is what gets the job done – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) All the snow that arctic blast Elliot brought to the Northeast has driven a nail into the coffin of New York City’s misguided plans to convert all garbage…

Meet the rabbi who is helping bring legal cannabis to New York 

(New York Jewish Week) — As New York gears up for a new landscape of legal marijuana, one rabbi will bring his experience retailing weed to help others “squeeze more…

Health Dept. Logs 5 Pediatric Deaths in 2022 Season – NBC New York

New York saw its first dip in new flu cases for the first time in weeks, a bit of good news amid the “tridemic” threat of influenza, RSV and COVID-19.…

Mask Mandate Reinstated at SUNY Purchase – NBC New York

One of the State University of New York’s top liberal arts colleges announced Tuesday it was reinstating its indoor mask mandate for thousands, citing high COVID-19 transmission levels that have…

Behind New York City’s Shift on Mental Health, a Solitary Quest

“This was a very important man,” he said. “I think she died thinking it was true.” In the 1970s, when the country was discharging hundreds of thousands of patients from…