Dec 11, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) A report from the state Health Department says the number of infections acquired by patients while in New York hospitals continues to decline.
The sixth-annual report on hospital-acquired infections found that since 2007 the rate of central-line associated blood stream infections has fallen 53 percent and rates of surgical site infections fell by 16 percent. Go to full article
Dec 11, 2013 — Type E Botulism, a disease caused by a toxic bacteria, is back in Lake Ontario. And over the last month or so, it's killed several hundred loons, ducks and other birds.... Go to full article
Dec 11, 2013 — For over a century, first memories have been the subject of hundreds of investigations and academic studies. The age of a person's earliest recollections, the content of... Go to full article
Dec 10, 2013 — MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) The group implementing the new health insurance system in Vermont says 75 percent of small business employees in the state are enrolled in a Vermont... Go to full article
Dec 10, 2013 — Today, a couple dozen North Country leaders packed in vans headed to Albany. It's their big chance to meet with Governor Cuomo's staff about the St. Lawrence Psychiatric... Go to full article
Dec 04, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York officials say they've reached a settlement with Markel Insurance Co. that will result in $2.75 million in restitution to college students who were... Go to full article