City Health Beat 10/15/16

NY1 VIDEO: The October 15, 2016 edition of "City Health Beat," hosted by NY1 health reporter Erin Billups, looks at the following topics and more:

  • New trend in healthcare as yet another hospital is opting to close an aging, costly facility instead opting for smaller, updated locations in the same neighborhood.
  • State health insurance marketplace open enrollment begins November 1st.
  • New study looks at whether your hospital bed could put you at a higher risk of infection?
  • New study: Running could help improve brain health for patients with MS or other neurological disease.
  • Guest: Dr. Prabhjot Singh discusses health disparities in the city.
  • Trying to get pregnant, try changing your diet. There are some foods that could help improve your chances
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