Caroline Lewis appears in the following:
Monday, January 10, 2022
Hospitalizations in New York City, the original heart of the pandemic in early 2020, are growing exponentially because of omicron, and have now surpassed last winter's peak.
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
New York City has opened the nation's first supervised use sites, where drug users can inject illegal drugs under medical supervision. The aim is to keep drug users safe and connect them to treatment.
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio says these overdose prevention centers will "protect the most vulnerable people" in New York City. Similar efforts in other U.S. cities face legal challenges.
Friday, October 22, 2021
Ultimately, NYPD-backed teams still fielded 80% of all the mental health emergencies recorded in the three precincts in Harlem where the B-HEARD program launched.
Thursday, October 07, 2021
Mid-Orange Correctional Facility, which once counted people locked up on drug offenses among its inmates, is now populated by cannabis companies promising to vitalize the area's economy.
Friday, September 24, 2021
The episode happened at the Spring Creek school building in East New York, which houses staff and students for three separate schools.
Monday, September 20, 2021
Cornell University study finds longer commute times and crowded apartments came with higher rates of COVID-19 transmission during New York City's first wave.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
A steadfast contingent is resisting New York's COVID-19 vaccine mandates.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Thousands of New York City classrooms have been cleared as having adequate ventilation for safe, in-person instruction even though they do not meet the COVID-19 standards.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Businesses owners and workers call in to talk about how they plan to enforce de Blasio's new vaccination mandate and whether they expect business to suffer as a result.
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
The mayor has now expanded the policy to nightclubs, pools, all city museums and other cultural institutions.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has tracked a recent increase in deaths involving cocaine and synthetic opioids
Monday, July 19, 2021
Pediatrician and infectious disease expert Dr. Sean O’Leary discusses the risks and benefits of COVID-19 vaccination in teens.
Thursday, July 15, 2021
Fountain House pioneered the clubhouse model, when it was founded by a group of psychiatric patients in the 1940s. The idea has since proliferated across the globe.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
The leaders of unions representing city workers voted Wednesday to shift retiree health benefits to a new plan under Medicare Advantage.
Monday, July 05, 2021
More Americans are vaccinated and ready to hit the party circuit. If that night out includes cocaine or meth, the consequences can be deadly, as many drugs are increasingly laced with fentanyl.
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
About 12% of adults statewide aren’t getting enough to eat from week to week, according to the latest report from the New York State Health Foundation.
Friday, May 21, 2021
No zip code on Staten Island is reporting more than 50% of residents with their first shot.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
The groups’ initiative to help avoid missed second doses amid the relocation of the Bushwick hub is the latest in an ongoing effort to address access during the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Tuesday, May 04, 2021
COVID-19 raised awareness about how patient care can suffer when facilities are understaffed.