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Too Few Americans With Asthma Are Getting Flu Shots, CDC Says
People with asthma face special risks from influenza, and a new report suggests far too few American asthma patients receive the seasonal flu shot.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Lenox Hill Doctors Give Life-Saving Tips For Emergencies
Doctors at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan share simple - potentially life-saving - tips so everyone can be prepared if an emergency strikes.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Thanksgiving Trauma: The 7 Strangest Holiday ER Visits
The holidays are a time of joy and giving thanks. But like any occasion that involves families gathering to enjoy good food and each other's company, accidents can happen.
Even When Breast Cancer Gene Test Is Negative, Risk Can Persist: Study
Women with a family history of breast cancer often want to get tested for the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic mutations linked to the disease.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Dangers in the "Cotton Ball Diet"
It's a common household item that's now become part of a dangerous diet trend, known as the cotton ball diet.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Super Spicy Snacks Send Kids to Emergency Room
Someone in my family bought a bag of some new super-spicy potato chips, and they've sat almost full for a couple of weeks.
New York Robotics Expert Visits Israel
During this trip, Dr. Samadi visited Holon's Wolfson Medical Center to meet with other urologists and lecture on his custom Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique Surgery .
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Spicy snacks send kids to hospital emergency rooms
Physicians at U.S. hospital emergency rooms say they are treating more adults and children experiencing stomach ailments after eating bags of spicy snacks.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Lenox Hill Hospital on UES is Least Affordable in New York, Report Says
Medical patients better have deep pockets when they visit celeb-friendly Lenox Hill Hospital, which was named in a new study as New York's least affordable hospital.
Trans Fat Isn't Evil, Ignorance Is
Dr. Mitchell Roslin is chief of obesity surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York.
Women with asthma may take longer to get pregnant
Whether this trend is because asthma has a direct biological effect on fertility or because having asthma reduces the frequency of intercourse isn't clear, however, the researchers said.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Video: Humanitarian efforts
Praveen Agrawal, Country Director of the UN World Food Program in the Philippines joined UTTM from Manila to discuss the humanitarian effort in the typhoon stricken area.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Matt Lauer and Al Roker Get Prostate Exams Live on Today
A private moment played out quite publicly for Matt Lauer and Al Roker on Wednesday, as they got prostate exams live on NBC's Today show to help spread the word about the importance of regular checkups.