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Updated Dec 23, 2014 at 3:46 PM

The New York State Department of Health announced that 225,244 people enrolled for health insurance coverage through the New York State of Health Marketplace since the second open enrollment period began on Nov. 15.The number represents individuals who completed their enrollment in the system on or after Nov. 15, but who were not previously enrolled for 2014.The enrollment period continues through Feb. 15, 2015. For more information, visit info.nystateofhealth.ny.gov.

Posted Dec 22, 2014 at 3:42 AM


Updated Dec 19, 2014 at 11:30 PM

One expert address the causes behind holiday-season migraines.

Posted Dec 19, 2014 at 2:01 AM


Updated Dec 18, 2014 at 6:19 PM

"Cigarette smoking among upstate New Yorkers has steadily declined since 2004, but smoking rates in upstate New York continue to be higher than state and national averages,” according to a new Excellus BCBS report issued Thursday.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 11:17 PM

Victor senior Trey Butler was diagnosed in mid-October with metachromatic leukodystropy (MLD), a degenerative disease of the brain and nervous system that impacts muscle and cognitive function. His friends and classmates are pitching in to help...

Updated Dec 12, 2014 at 7:24 PM

The New York State Department of Health announced Friday it has extended of the Dec. 15 deadline for enrolling or renewing health insurance coverage through the NY State of Health Marketplace.

Posted Dec 12, 2014 at 2:01 AM


Updated Dec 10, 2014 at 5:56 PM

Nurses from Geneva General Hospital’s Acute Rehabilitation Department are offering monthly free blood pressure screenings at the Geneva Community Lunch Program.

Posted Dec 10, 2014 at 2:01 AM

FARMINGTON — Two cases of a highly contagious but non-fatal equine disease have been confirmed at Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack.

Updated Dec 8, 2014 at 9:49 AM

Since Oct. 27, more than 1,110 people have received enhanced screening for the Ebola virus of which 525 have been or are being monitored by health officials.

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