NY doctor: ‘Odds are’ patient doesn’t have Ebola

NEW YORK (AP) — A man who visited West Africa last month and is at a New York City hospital being tested for possible Ebola likely doesn't have it. A doctor at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan says "odds are" it's not Ebola. Dr. Jeremy ...

Indictment: Doctor improperly wrote prescriptions

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey doctor has been indicted on charges of illegally distributing prescription drugs. Liviu Holca of Stafford Township also faces weapons charges in the 25-count indictment made public on Monday by Ocean ...

New Jersey flights check for pollution at shore

OVER THE JERSEY SHORE (AP) — New Jersey environmental officials are alone this summer in checking for pollution from high above the state's shore. The federal Environmental Protection Agency ended its coastal pollution-monitoring flights this year ...

Ebola Forces NJ Woman to Close Liberian School

Because of the Ebola virus outbreak, Katie Meyler from New Jersey has been forced to close the all-girls More Than Me Academy she founded in Liberia.

Mosquito-Borne Illnesses a Concern in NJ

Mosquito-borne illnesses like West Nile virus, Chikungunya and dengue fever are a concern this summer in New Jersey.

J&J withdraws fibroid treatment device from market

WASHINGTON (AP) — Johnson & Johnson is asking surgeons not to use a line of devices for removing growths from the uterus amid regulators' growing concern that the electronic surgical tools raise the risk of spreading cancer to other parts of the ...

NFL retirees lose round in concussion settlement

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge has rejected an attempt by seven former professional football players to intervene in a tentative class action settlement of concussion claims that would cost the NFL at least $765 million. Senior U.S. District ...

Demonstration Shows Dangers of Hot Cars for Kids

Monmouth Medical Center held a demonstration where personnel showed how quickly temperatures rise inside vehicles and how dangerous it can be for children.

FDU PublicMind Poll Exec. Director: Most in NJ Support Death With Dignity Act

FDU PublicMind Poll Executive Director Krista Jenkins says that many in New Jersey are supportive of the Death with Dignity Act, which would allow for assisted suicide in certain circumstances.

NJ Vaccination Rate for HPV Below National Average

Just 31.4 percent of girls aged 13 to 17 in New Jersey received all three shots of Gardasil, the HPV vaccine, compared to the national average of 37.6 percent.