Caroline Lewis appears in the following:
Thursday, October 06, 2022
WNYC takes a tour of a marijuana farm in Long Island as the first harvest starts to come in.
Friday, September 23, 2022
Some EMS workers say they often balance overtime with second or third jobs to make ends meet.
Wednesday, August 31, 2022
How colleges are handling COVID-19 and monkeypox outbreaks and the guidance parents and students are getting from their schools.
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Labeling monkeypox as a "sexually transmitted infection" could ensure free access to some health care, but the virus doesn't fit the classic definition.
Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Psychiatric staff at one of New York City’s public hospitals are growing alarmed about high numbers of workplace injuries amid what they describe as an overall atmosphere of violence.
Monday, June 06, 2022
It’s been more than three months since federal officials linked a bacterial outbreak to Abbott Nutrition, forcing a voluntary recall and precipitating the national crisis.
Saturday, June 04, 2022
Operators of the sites say the two facilities have intervened in more than 300 potentially fatal overdoses. But a lack of government funding is making it hard for them to expand.
Thursday, May 12, 2022
Some confectioners are experimenting with THC syrups that can be added to beverages. Others are trying nanotechnology to make edibles with highs that are more consistent.
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
One of the bills would prevent the governor of New York from recognizing any demand from another state to extradite an abortion provider.
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
With Roe vs. Wade unlikely to stand, New York lawmakers aim to protect the rights of both providers and patients — including patients who come to New York for services their home states have banned.
Tuesday, May 03, 2022
The share of abortions obtained by out-of-state residents has steadily increased in New York since record numbers of anti-abortion restrictions began rolling out about a decade ago.
Monday, April 25, 2022
WNYC's Caroline Lewis — and new cannabis customers — recount how the first weekend went for legal recreational weed sales in New Jersey.
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Wednesday is America’s unofficial weed holiday, but in an attempt to avoid mass chaos at dispensaries, recreational cannabis sales will start in New Jersey on Thursday, April 21st.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022
New York City authorities have identified 62-year-old Frank R. James as a "person of interest" in a subway shooting Tuesday morning in Brooklyn that left 23 people wounded.
Monday, April 04, 2022
Some of the dispensaries seek to exploit loopholes in the state’s cannabis law. Others have thrown any pretense that they’re not really selling weed out the window.
Monday, March 21, 2022
New minimum staffing requirements for nursing homes were supposed to take effect in January. Hochul has already delayed enforcement three times.
Local veterans push back on VA plan to close Brooklyn hospital as part of larger health care overhaul
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
The plan is part of a larger nationwide overhaul of the VA health system that could affect several facilities in New York City and the surrounding areas.
Thursday, March 10, 2022
“We acknowledge that if we want a different outcome for our equity entrepreneurs, we have to take a different approach,” said the executive director of the Office of Cannabis Management.
Friday, March 04, 2022
As of 2019, the borough had among the highest psychiatric hospitalization rates of any county in the state.
Tuesday, March 01, 2022
The award is the result of years of arbitration between health care union 1199SEIU and home care agencies – but some labor organizers say it isn’t enough money to pay back wages.