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State: Flu now “prevalent” in New York

State Health Department reminding medical professionals of mandate to wear masks, if they haven't received flu shot

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At Cornell, former hospital CEO addresses urban health care crisis

John W. Bluford III recently shared some lessons with Cornell students.

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Flu vaccine may be less effective this winter

Health officials are telling doctors that the flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter.

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$25M gift to help Weill Cornell study children’s diseases

Gift announced Thursday will fund new institute to study, research diseases impacting children

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Hundreds to attend Syracuse hearing on single-payer health care

Advocates for universal health care head to Syracuse to make their case to state lawmakers.

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WHCU Health Report: 3 in 10 Americans don’t have HIV virus under control

A new study finds that just two-thirds of Americans living with the HIV virus are getting the care they need.

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Ithaca, Cortland rank high in health care enrollment

The Ithaca and Cortland areas had some of the highest enrollment numbers under the Affordable Care Act in the first enrollment season.

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MOVIES: 25 Days of Christmas Films

James Stewart, center, is reunited with his wife, Donna Reed, left, and children during the last scene of Frank Capra's "It's A Wonderful Life".

Count down to Christmas with these 25 festive holiday movies.

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials, bowl games this weekend

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Here's a look at Christmas classics, holiday favorites, and sports specials airing this weekend.