Teens Use Stickers to Help Prevent Underage Drinking

A group of teens are putting neon green stickers in liquor stores to remind people of the dangers of buying alcohol for minors.

Health Benefits of Popular Thankgiving Side

Cranberries, which are popular for the Thanksgiving holiday, offer many medicinal benefits.

Doctor loses license over improper prescriptions

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — State medical officials have revoked the license of a Jersey City neurologist who they say improperly prescribed opiate drugs and fraudulently overcharged Medicare. The state Board of Medical Examiners also ordered Magdy Elamir ...

At 1 month, US Ebola monitors finding no cases

NEW YORK (AP) — The federal program that requires weeks of monitoring for travelers from African countries with Ebola is turning a month old. And so far, no cases of the disease have turned up. The program tracks people for 21 days if they've ...

Health insurance sign-ups coming to shopping malls

CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration says more than 462,000 people selected a health plan in the first week of 2015 enrollment through HealthCare.gov. And there's a new sign-up effort tied to shopping malls and Black Friday. The federal ...

Reports: Death of Cooper CEO’s wife was a homicide

MONTGOMERY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The death of a hospital executive's wife who was pulled from her burning home in September has been ruled a homicide. But authorities still haven't determined what caused the death of her husband, who also was ...

Questions Surround Price Hike for Heroin Antidote

Law enforcement personnel are wondering why the price of Narcan, which has saved the lives of heroin addicts, has nearly doubled.

Using Virtual Reality to Help in Stroke Recovery

St. Joe's Hospital in Wayne is using virtual reality tools to help treat patients recover from brain damage caused by stroke.

Bayer: FDA will speed review of 2 respiratory meds

WHIPPANY, N.J. (AP) — Two medicines Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. is testing for respiratory disorders will get priority review by U.S. regulators and other benefits under a 2012 program to boost development of new antibiotics. Bayer ...

Man jailed for defrauding elderly cancer patient

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey man who defrauded an elderly woman of roughly $279,000 while she was hospitalized for cancer treatment is headed to prison. Federal prosecutors say 45-year-old Ralph Cozzino, of North Bergen, received a ...