Health

New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope has received designation from the state Department of Health (DOH) as a trauma center, meaning the hospital is certified to handle severe, life-threatening … Full Article

Brooklyn’s NY Methodist Hospital designated as a trauma center

New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope has received designation from the state Department of Health (DOH) as a trauma center, meaning the hospital is certified to handle severe, life-threatening injuries like gunshot wounds, stabbings and car accidents. … Full Article

Brooklyn Borough Hall to join Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone

Brooklyn's Brooklyn Borough Hall is joining the citywide Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone movement. … Full Article

Quagliones turn March of Dimes walk-a-thon into family affair

Every time Kerry and John Quaglione look at their three-year-old daughter Natalie Grace, they feel incredibly lucky to have her. … Full Article

Schumer seeks ban on dietary supplements with stimulants

Losing weight can come at a high price for those who take dietary supplements, according to U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, who said many of the most popular brands on the market contain hidden drugs that can cause serious health problems. … Full Article

Bay Ridge family raising funds for homeless child with cancer

A Bay Ridge husband and wife who are dealing with the stress of having a young daughter with leukemia are opening their hearts to help another family struggling to cope with the devastating illness. … Full Article

New affiliation brings name change to Lutheran Medical Center

A formal affiliation agreement between NYU Langone Medical Center and Lutheran Medical Center, first announced in November, has now been completed as the two health care institutions have received approval for the partnership from all relevant government agencies, officials announced Wednesday. … Full Article

NY may codify women's reproductive rights

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie (D-Bronx) speaks during a news conference at the Capitol on March 25 in Albany. The Assembly is set to pass legislation to codify in New York the abortion rights established by the U.S. … Full Article

Brooklyn pols fight to restore millions in budget for teetering hospitals

Brooklyn officials are fiercely negotiating in Albany to restore to the budget hundreds of millions of dollars meant to prop up teetering safety-net hospitals -- including Interfaith Medical Center, Brookdale Hospital, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center and Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brookly … Full Article

LICH litigation continues in Brooklyn courts

The long legal battle surrounding the State University of New York’s (SUNY) sale of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) in Cobble Hill to a developer is not over. … Full Article

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