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3 states issue stronger Ebola quarantine

10-24-14
NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey, New York and Illinois have issued a mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients in West Africa. Officials in all three states say any person traveling from the three hard-hit West ...

Woman quarantined in New Jersey develops fever

10-24-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Department of Health says a woman who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from West Africa and was the first traveler to be quarantined under an Ebola watch has developed a fever. She is in isolation ...
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Former Health Commissioner: Ebola Epidemic at Home Extremely Unlikely

10-24-14
Former New Jersey Deputy Health Commissioner Dr. George DiFerdinando says an Ebola epidemic like West Africa is extremely unlikely to occur in the United States.
Participants running at a previous Haunted Harvest 5K. Photo courtesy of John Hart.

Haunted Run to Raise Funds for Isles Inc. Programs

10-23-14
The non-profit Isles, Inc. is hosting its Annual Haunted Run and Monster Madness Mile Fun Run on Saturday, Oct. 25 to raise money to support their programs in Trenton.
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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.
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Preventing Flu This Season

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