Health in Glen Head, NY

Ashley Johnson missed the opening two-plus weeks of the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) women's soccer season. She instead spent the time jumping out of military aircraft. Johnson, who is on track to graduate in May 2019 with a bachelor's de...

July 12, 2018
Pictured: Associate Professor Sheldon Yao performs osteopathic manipulation on a patient
A June 2018 study released by the American Osteopathic Association found that half of Americans suffer chronic pain lasting three months or longer. While the U.S. opioid epidemic continues to sweep the nation, Sheldon Yao, D.O. , chair and associate professor of osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM) in NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine…

ROSLYN, NY, August 14, 2018 – St. Francis Hospital has once again been rated the fifth best hospital in New York State and the sixth in the NY metro area in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings. It was also rated the best hospital on Long Island for the sixth year in a row.

Nearly 140 students at St. Dominic High School in Oyster Bay will get firsthand experience today on the structure and function of the heart.

Nature photographer Frans Lanting uses vibrant images to take us deep into the animal world. In this short, visual talk he calls for us to reconnect with other earthly creatures, and to shed the metaphorical skins that separate us from each other.

The world turns on symmetry -- from the spin of subatomic particles to the dizzying beauty of an arabesque. But there's more to it than meets the eye. Here, Oxford mathematician Marcus du Sautoy offers a glimpse of the invisible numbers that marry all symmetrical objects.

In November 2016, Stanford University researchers made an alarming discovery: across the US, many students can’t tell the difference between a reported news article, a persuasive opinion piec…