Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey was recognized once again as a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center -- 1 of 50 in the United States.
A group of advocates and health care providers joined Rep. Donald Norcross in Camden to talk about the impact of the Trump administration's Title X "gag rule."
The initiative will allow people with substance use disorder to walk into police headquarters to ask for help.
A panel of medical professionals highlighted the importance of access to medication-assisted treatment for inmates experiencing opioid addiction.
Health advocates and students joined Pallone to introduce the Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019.
An attorney says three of his clients had to place their children back at the same facility where they almost died because of a shortage of available beds.
According to a leader in addiction treatment, families should be able to compare addiction recovery providers the same way shoppers compare cars.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed the “Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act” on Friday at a private ceremony accompanied by chronically ill patients, their families and advocates.
There are 78,000 children in New Jersey that are completely uninsured, according to a new report by the left-leaning think tank New Jersey Policy Perspective.
At the Stafford Theater Arts Center in Manahawkin, sixth grade students watch their peers act out a heroin overdose and its aftermath.
Health Commissioner Shereef Elnahal outlines his priorities for fiscal year 2020 before the Senate budget committee.
A new state law aims to ensure treatment for mental illness and substance abuse are covered in the same way as physical ailments and conditions.
In response to growing demand, William Paterson University is offering New Jersey's first ever bachelor’s degree in disabilities studies.
At Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital, patients are given VR treatment to help curb pain and anxiety.
Nearly two decades ago Bob Miller was an altruistic bone marrow donor, today he is the recipient of a lifesaving kidney transplant from a stranger.