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Seasonal Affective Disorder Causes Depression During Winter

2-26-15
Many people suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder during the winter season, showing symptoms of low energy, fatigue and a change of appetite or sleep.
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Showing Students the Dangers of Driving Under the Influence

2-20-15
The Ocean County Health Department used fatal vision goggles to show students how difficult it is to do everyday tasks while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
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Bipartisan Coalition Calls for Legalizing Marijuana

2-18-15
Members of New Jersey United for Marijuana Reform believe legalizing marijuana will end court backlogs and produce revenue for the state.
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New Rule Limits Contact for High School Football Players

2-18-15
The NJSIAA is imposing a rule for the 2015 football season that limits contact to 90 minutes a week. It's an effort to reduce the number of players who suffer from concussions.
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Dept. of Health Director: ACA Signups Exceeded Goals

2-18-15
Region II Director for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Jackie Cornell-Bechelli says the large number of people who have signed up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act shows that people want health care coverage.
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Eagles Player Visits Fan with Huntington’s Disease

2-18-15
Philadelphia Eagle Jon Dorenbos met with fan Ron West at his rehab center in Lakewood. West has Huntington's disease, an incurable neurological disorder.
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Debate to Legalize Marijuana in New Jersey

2-18-15
Psychiatrist David Nathan says while he supports legalizing marijuana in New Jersey for adults, it can be harmful to children.
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Vaccination Debate – NJ 101.5 Town Hall Series

2-18-15
Eric Scott hosts a New Jersey 101.5 Town Hall discussion about children's vaccinations Wednesday at 7 p.m.
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Ensuring Better Health Care for LGBT Community

2-17-15
A new website allows members of the LGBT community to write about their experiences with doctors and therapists to show areas of promise and concern.
Carolyn Burr used a motorized scooter to move around at Rutgers School of Nursing and stows it on airplanes or trains when she travels long distances. Photo: Kristen Stephenson.

A Career Spent Fighting Mother-to-Infant HIV Transmission

2-17-15
Rutgers’ Carolyn Burr did not let anything get in her way – not even MS.