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141022Flan

Christie Outlines Ebola Response Plan

10-22-14
Gov. Christie was at Hackensack University Medical Center to discuss New Jersey's response plan to the Ebola virus.
141022Wanko

Preventing Flu This Season

10-22-14
Flu season is coming and many residents are heading to doctors to get a flu shot.
141022Therapies

Alternative Health Therapies Gain Momentum

10-22-14
Those experiencing chronic pain and other medical conditions have found alternative therapies helpful. There is now a push to have health insurance companies cover those therapies.
141022Bowen

Garden State Equality Director: We’re Still Tackling Issues

10-22-14
Garden State Equality Executive Director Andrea Bowen says that the LGBT movement is not over with same-sex marriage and that there are many more issues to tackle.

Official: more than 400 tested at NY-area airports

10-22-14
NEW YORK (AP) — The executive director of the agency that operates the New York area's three major airports says more than 400 people have been screened for Ebola, with no one found to have the virus. Patrick Foye of the Port Authority of New York ...
Rutgers engineers developing new imaging technologies for early detection of cancers include, from left, Laura Higgins, Richard Riman, Margot Zevon and Prabhas Moghe. Photo: Carl Blesch

Detecting Cancer Earlier is Goal of Rutgers-Developed Medical Imaging Technology

10-22-14
Rare earth nanocrystals and infrared light can reveal small cancerous tumors and cardiovascular lesions.

Christie announces Ebola response team

10-22-14
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he has signed an executive order to create an Ebola virus joint response team to coordinate on Ebola preparedness in the state. He also said at a news conference Wednesday morning that there is no ...

Enterovirus ruled out for New Jersey preschooler

10-22-14
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have determined that a second child who attended a New Jersey preschool where a child died of enterovirus D68 did not have the respiratory illness. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found no ...

Homeland Security orders new screening for Ebola

10-21-14
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department is requiring that anyone coming to the United States from one of three West African countries reporting an Ebola outbreak must enter the country through one of five airports screening passengers ...