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Maintaining your health is something that is important to everyone, and with the medical advances that are made, it seems as though there are new ways to improve your health & wellness each and every day. Long Island Health & Wellness articles will give you the scoop on the important health issues you'll want to know about, as well as topics of specific interest to Long Islanders.

NCPD Officers Walk Parents Through Birthing Baby During Blizzard

The Emergency Ambulance Bureau reports the details of a childbirth that occurred on Monday, January 26, 2015 in Manhasset.

Stuck Indoors, Get a Jump on Spring Cleaning

Now's the perfect time to get a jump start on spring cleaning when you're stuck indoors and the kids are home with school closed.

Local Schools Plan Early Releases Today, Closures Tomorrow in Preparation for "Historic Storm"

With tonight's road conditions being described as "life threatening", and "extremely dangerous" by the NWS, numerous schools across Long Island have opted to dismiss students early today, and close tomorrow.

Simple, Sweet Ways to Show Your Spouse You Care

Spouse’s Day is January 26th! Find simple, sweet ways to show you care and appreciation them on this day and every day!

NWS: 3 - 6 Inches of Snow on the Horizon This Weekend for Long Island

Time to get ready for a potentially snowy weekend here on Long Island!

Winter Skin Care Tips

Winter can be rough on your skin, use these tips to get through the season.

Tips on Staying Healthy and Skipping the Sick Days This Winter

Winter may be synonymous with Flu season and sick days, but with these tips, you’ll be healthy all season long!

Get Up, Get Out, and Get Moving with an Indoor Sports League

Don't forget about your New Year's Resolution! Get fit while making new friends at one of Long Island's great indoor sports leagues!

Locally Heavy Snow to Fall This Morning Across Eastern Long Island Causing Brief Whiteout Conditions

The mix of snow and wind could cause snow to accumulate quickly potentially culminating in brief whiteout conditions and dangerous traveling conditions.

Assemblyman Kaminsky Calls On NYS Department Of Environmental Conservation To Test Island Park Waters For Toxins

Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky sent a letter this afternoon to New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (“DEC”) Regional Director Peter Scully urging DEC to immediately test the waters in Island Park for toxins.

Hike Across LI This Winter & Enjoy Great Trails & Great Health Benefits

If you love the great outdoors, and you’re looking for a fun way to stay in shape this Winter, then hiking along some of LI’s amazing trails just might be your new favorite thing to do!

Stay Positive This Winter: Tips on Keeping Spirits Up During the Cold Season

Keep your spirits up this Winter with these tips for battling the Winter blues!

Getting Life Back in Order after the Holidays

The high of the holidays and the New Year has simmered down. Now it's time to get life back in order with these tips.

January is National Blood Drive Month: Give the Generous Gift of Life This 2015

Although the season of giving may be over, now is a great time to start your New Year off right, by doing something good, giving back to those in need and potentially helping save lives.

NWS: Slight Snowfall & Freezing Temps Tomorrow for Long Island

Chance of precipitation tomorrow is at 70% with a forecast of approximately an inch of snow accumulation possible.

Guide to Hiking the Greenbelt Trail System

Take your New Year's resolutions seriously when you take a hike on the Long Island Greenbelt Trail, or the other trails in the greenbelt system.

Snow Shoveling: Tips for Winter’s Worst Chore

Here are some ways for getting shoveling done quickly and efficiently this winter.

Suffolk County Law Limiting Tobacco Sales to Persons over Age 21 Takes Effect

Law comprises tobacco, e-cigarettes, liquid nicotine and like products.

All About Winter Weather Alerts

Although so far our Winter has been extremely mild, here are some Winter Weather Alerts you should be aware of as the season goes on.

Ten Terrific 2015 New Year's Resolutions for Kids

Adults aren't the only ones who make New Year's resolutions!
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