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Researchers link HIV influx to Craigslist

By Zoe Thompson, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2015


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Researchers from NYU and the University of Minnesota conducted a study that linked Craigslist personal ads with as many as 6,000 new cases of HIV across the country each year.

Fish-borne infection infiltrates boroughs

Fish-borne infection infiltrates boroughs

April 9, 2014


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The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced that a skin infection is spreading through raw fish contaminated with Mycobacterium marinum in Chinatowns across Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. Thirty cases of the infection were reported in March. Since April 2, that number h...