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Civic Center »

Melissa Mark-Viverito Does Not Have Cervical Cancer, She Says

The council speaker said there's "no cause for concern" after she tested positive for high-risk HPV.

Central Harlem »

Health Advocates Decry Funding Cuts to Free STD and Immunization Clinics

The cuts will most affect low-income people of color in neighborhoods across the city, they say.

New York City »

Deadly Meningitis On the Rise Among Men, DOH Warns

A fatal meningitis outbreak has prompted the DOH to warn men who have sex with men to get vaccinated.

West Brighton »

Catholic Mom Sues City to Send Daughter to School Without Vaccinations

A Staten Island mom says school officials denied her kid a religious exemption from vaccines.

Manhattan »

City's Rabid Raccoon Outbreak Under Control

Just one rabid raccoon has been discovered in Manhattan since September.