In a new study, researchers fro Columbia University set out to examine just how dirty NYC rats are and discovered that these rats carry a lot of bacteria and viruses that could be harmful to human health.
Ticks are taking over New York. New research reveals that ticks have survived the harsh winter, and managed to settle comfortably in New York.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's latest initiative aims to help improve the self-esteem of young girls.
Two NYC hospitals will start the Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program, which aims to give better access to fresh produce for low-income families at risk of obesity.
If Mayor Michael Bloomberg's soda ban does pass, it may do more harm than good, according to a new study.
A Jack Russell Terrier had to undergo a two-hour emergency operation after swallowing 111 pennies when his Manhattan owner wasn't looking.
The move has been controversial and drawn attention from the nation.