A doula is an informational, educational, and emotional support for women before, during and after birth.
While diversity and training has increased in the medical field, patients who testified say cultural barriers can hinder access to high-quality medical care.
At a conference in Newark, health care workers, policy makers and state leaders are gathering. Proposing prevention strategies and improvements to obstetric care.
Improving the lives of the smallest New Jersey residents will take time, money and determination, but now there’s a benchmark to measure progress.
New Jersey has had its share of politically active first ladies who have shone a spotlight on important issues, but First Lady Tammy Murphy may be making her mark as much behind the scenes as at the ...
The United Way program trains peer leaders to go out into the community and educate people about their health.
Panelists called for an infant bill of rights, advanced wrap-around services in communities and legislation to even the economic playing field.
Fallout over President Trump's exit from the Paris Climate Accord. The potential consequences for New Jersey's businesses. Trump boosts Homeland Security funds, but cuts in post-9/11 security programs ...
The disparity in infant mortality rates between white and black babies is the second highest in the nation.
The Baby Box Company is partnering with the state and Cooper University Hospital to distribute durable, cardboard boxes -- large enough to double as a bed -- as a way to prevent infant deaths.
Heating up at the border. President Trump's hard immigration stance and high wall threaten to up-end international relations. Trump's expected executive order to investigate voter fraud has a backer ...