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2 Dead, 31 Sick Amid 'Unusual' Legionnaires' Outbreak in NYC

Nearly three dozen cases of Legionnaires' disease, a severe, often lethal, form of pneumonia spread through the air, have been reported in the Bronx over the last two weeks in what the Health Department... »

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Pregnant Women Fear Transportation Trouble During Papal Visit

There is a growing concern about how people will move around inside the city during the papal visit. Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter says he's hearing from pregnant women about how they will get to local... »

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Some Say State of Pa. Has Been 'Hoarding' Valuable Information About Surgeons

We've been reporting on surgeons and their complication rates, as our media partner ProPublica created a first of its kind search engine that holds physicians accountable. NBC10's Mitch Blacher discovered... »

Some Cilantro Banned Over Feces, Toilet Paper in Fields: FDA

The cause of several years of intestinal illnesses among Americans appears to have been found, according to the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA announced on Monday that it has identified the cause... »

Health Systems Sue N.J. to Block New Law

Virtua and Capital Health System filed a lawsuit Monday against the state of New Jersey seeking to block the recently approved emergency medical services law that allows Cooper University Hospital to take... »

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Boy, 8, Receives 1st Double Hand Transplant on Child

Doctors in Philadelphia performed the first successful bilateral hand transplant on a child when they transplanted a donor hand and forearm onto an 8-year-old boy. »

The Health Benefits of Having a Pet

For centuries, humans have taken animal companions into their homes. But the utility of the animals goes beyond simple companionship. The evidence is increasingly clear that having a pet can lead to a longer... »

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NBC10 @ Issue: Organic Hospital Food

A farm-to-hospital program is getting organic food into the hands of hospital patients and workers. »

Mayor Pleads Not Guilty to Medical Practice Bribery Charges

A doctor who serves as mayor of a northern New Jersey town pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he took cash bribes and other kickbacks for referring patients to a medical imaging company. »

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