The organism, little known as recently as two years ago, poses a risk to those with compromised immune systems or other existing illnesses, health officials say.
The CDC hails water fluoridation as one of top 10 public health achievements of the 20th century for its cavity prevention effect. But not everyone is convinced. In the United States, only Hawaii has ...
Part 1 of the Trauma's Tragedy and Treatment series, which discusses how childhood trauma can have a detrimental impact on one's livelihood.
The company that makes the Shingrix vaccine says they're working to address the shortage by increasing deliveries and accelerating shipments.
According to the CDC, there are more than 30 million adults in the U.S. living with diabetes, but one in four don’t know they have it.
At a conference in Newark, health care workers, policy makers and state leaders are gathering. Proposing prevention strategies and improvements to obstetric care.
The agency said Tuesday that six children died this month. But the center said it learned Tuesday night that another child had died.
In New Jersey, only 21 percent of residents met CDC guidelines. A dietitian recommends options like "creative movement" as a way to remain active, even at work.
The ZAC Foundation started over a decade ago after a couple lost their 6 year old son, Zachary, in an accident in their pool.
Follow safety tips to stay cool as the state experiences the first heat wave of the summer.
The DEA is rolling out a three-pronged approach to tackling the opioid epidemic in Newark.
Advocates are offering an action plan to protect New Jersey's children, especially those in low-income communities, from the dangerous hazards of lead poisoning and exposure.
Advocates rallied against Gov. Christie's expected line item veto of state funding for family planning clinics.
Step one in reforming school funding. Millions more for some districts but where's the money coming from? Might the governor's veto of state funding for Planned Parenthood be overridden based on new ...
Gubernatorial candidates Phil Murphy and Kim Guadagno hit the campaign trail the day after the primary.