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News & Features colonoscopy

Coney Island Hospital is offering two free public seminars on colon cancer this month, featuring expert guidance on one of the most lethal – yet most treatable – cancer conditions. Colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States among cancers affecting both men and women. About 140,000 Americans are diagnosed every year.…

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A 45-year-old homeless man was found dead in a box trailer in Coney Island over the weekend, according to officials. The still-unidentified man, called only Luis, was discovered unresponsive at 3:04am in the parked truck in front of Nick’s Auto Glass shop, located at 1523 Neptune Avenue, where he may have worked, say police. Luis was rushed to the…

Police & Fire unidentified-man

Police are looking for neighbors’ help identifying an elderly man found unconscious in a train car at Coney Island’s Stillwell Avenue station. The man was found on the train car just after midnight on Tuesday. He is described as approximately 85-years-old, 5 feet tall and about 100 pounds. He’s currently at Coney Island Hospital in…

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Police are turning to the public for help in identifying a man who died yesterday morning in Coney Island. The man was behind the building, located at 3112 Bay View Avenue, Wednesday at 9am, when he went into cardiac arrest. EMS responded to the scene and rushed him Coney Island Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The man is described as between 50…

Events Painting by Norman Rockwell

The Independent Committee for Southern Brooklyn, Coney Island Hospital, and Investors Bank are teaming up to present a Community Health Awareness Day, February 12 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm at the Investors Ocean Avenue branch, 2560 Ocean Avenue, right off the corner of Avenue U. Area residents will be able to meet with a pediatrician, have…

News & Features Photo By Maria Danalakis

The head of Coney Island Hospital’s psychiatry program is winning recognition for his work at the hospital, including his post-Sandy recovery programs. Dr. Jeffrey Goldberg, the chairman of Psychiatry at Coney Island Hospital (2601 Ocean Parkway) was inducted into the Worldwide Registry late last month, an organization that recognizes leaders for their professional accomplishments in…

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