Department Of Health
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Mayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing a ban on the sale of large sugary drinks at the city’s restaurants, movie theaters and other locales.
Wednesday, March 07, 2012
By Fred Mogul : Reporter, WNYC News
A City Council survey released Wednesday showed 85 percent of restaurant owners say the letter grading system is "Poor" or "Fair." Less than 5 percent say it's "Very Good" or "Excellent."
Thursday, December 08, 2011
Heath and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius rejected a decision by the Food and Drug Administration to make the "morning after" birth control pill widely available over the counter on Wednesday. The emergency contraceptive, called Plan B One-Step, was available to women over 17, but would have been available to women 16 and under had the decision not been overruled. The initial decision by the FDA was sure become a political football during the campaign season.
Monday, January 31, 2011
The people who brought New York the arresting images of a woman whose fingers were amputated because of a crippling nicotine addiction and the folks who showed how effortlessly soda turns into fat have unleashed a new grossed-straight video.