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NYS OASAS offers tips for supporting your family during COVID-19

WNET (New York Public Media) has modified their programing to offer educational resources to students learning from home: Expanded K-12 At-Home Learning Resources Beginning Monday, we pre-empted our regular programming on WLIW21, our Long Island station, from 9am – 3pm to aid the needs of young students currently at home with "WLIW21 At Home Learning." We also adjusted programming on our WLIW World station with "World At Home Learning"...

Vaping prompts statewide health advisory

Health care providers across New York are being advised to remain alert for potential cases of pulmonary disease in people using vaping products. A statewide health advisory was issued to alert providers of the “emerging health threat” and outlined symptoms they should be be aware of in patients, according to the New York State Department of Health. The health department is investigating 11 reported cases of severe pulmonary disease in people using...