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New York has the worst access to hospitals and the lowest-ranked centers in the US, study finds 

Don’t get sick in New York! The Empire State has the worst access to hospitals and the lowest-ranked centers in the country, study finds New York and Maryland tied for first for worst hospital-to-population ratio at one hospital per 100,000 residents The Empire State had the most medical centers ranking below the national average at… Read More »

New York high school grad with autism honored with ‘silent ovation’

The silence was golden at a high school graduation ceremony in New York last week as classmates gave a student with autism and noise sensitivity a silent ovation. Students barely touched their palms together in largely inaudible claps with hushed enthusiasm for their classmate Jack Higgins, who held his fingers to his ears as he… Read More »

Anti-vaxxer Robert F Kennedy Jr sues New York over religious exemption ban

Anti-vaxxer Robert F Kennedy Jr sues New York over religious exemption ban he calls ‘unconstitutional bigotry’ after measles struck 986 in the state New York has seen more cases of measles than any other state in the US in the nation’s biggest outbreak in 25 years  Measles predominantly struck unvaccinated Orthodox Jewish children in the… Read More »