Elnahal, a physician, will join a facility that has been under scrutiny since three infants died there last year following a bacteria outbreak.
A panel of medical professionals highlighted the importance of access to medication-assisted treatment for inmates experiencing opioid addiction.
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 state Department of Health released a report that shows a glaring gap between the number of dispensaries that provide medical marijuana and the overwhelming demand for it. Health Commissioner ...
Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumpter discusses a package of measures aimed at reversing maternal mortality rates in New Jersey.
Lab tests have confirmed flu was a contributing factor in the death of a North Jersey toddler earlier this month.
Despite a decrease in rates overall, one in 64 African-Americans in the state is living with HIV/AIDS compared to 1 in 661 non-Hispanic whites.
Parents of adults with developmental disabilities ring the alarm over what they call neglect and a severe shortage of medical resources in the state.
Murphy announced major changes to the state's medical marijuana system, including expanding covered conditions, increasing the number of dispensaries and allowing edibles.
Gov. Chris Christie announced the state has awarded more than $35 million to provide intensive services to those with severe opioid use disorders.
New Jersey pharmacies without medical directors can now apply for a standing order to dispense Narcan® without a prescription.
NJ policies succeed in cigarette taxing and smoke-free laws, but lag behind in prevention.
The proposed new tunnel under the Hudson gets a public hearing. With existing tunnels rotting, what's the cost if it fails to go through? Expanding programs to help house the homeless. We visit one of ...
Bills to ban governor advance to Senate.
Preserving Joint Base McGuire Dix Lakehurst. Could senators find compromise on defense that they couldn't reach on health care. Voting on back pay for government workers shut out during the shutdown. ...