Health

Blood Urgently Needed in Greater Binghamton
The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donations to prevent a shortage this winter. Busy holiday schedules in November and December contributed to about 1,700 fewer blood drives held across the country compared to the two previous months, which has resulted in about 50,000 …
Easy Weight Loss Tips
Are you hoping to keep that New Year's resolution to shed some pounds but you find you don't have the time or patience to hit the gym? I hear ya.  There are a couple of easy things that might help and really don't take a lot of effort.
Donated Kidney Saves Seven Lives in One Day
More and more, we're hearing stories of people donating kidneys to others. Kidneys are going to friends, family and co-workers. But this is the first time that I've heard of one kidney donation saving seven different lives.
Homeless New Yorkers Ordered Off Cold Streets
If one New York politician has his way, all homeless people in New York State will be off the streets today and placed in shelters.  Governor Cuomo signed an executive order Sunday, requiring local governments to take homeless people to local shelters due to temperatures and wind chills that are exp…
Eight Super-Healthy Foods That Are Also Super-Cheap
I’ve been trying so hard to drop some weight ever since my little guy was born, but it's been an uphill battle. However, I'm determined to do it- to shed some pounds before my husband and I try for another baby. The new year is pretty much the perfect time to get serious about weight loss, so if you…
You Are What Your Dad Ate [WATCH]
Chances are really good that you've heard the cliché, "You are what you eat" a time or two in your life, right? Well, according to scientists, you also are what your dad ate – before you were conceived.
How To Keep Away Cold and Flu
When it comes to keeping the cold and flu away, it can be a tricky thing.  Last year I went the entire fall and winter without developing cold and flu symptoms and here's how I did it.
Vaping Under Fire in Broome County
Puffing is prohibited in Broome County government buildings, even if smokers don’t light up. The legislature has unanimously passed a measure extending the smoking policy to include a ban on e-cigarettes and other vaping products.

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