New Jersey’s Governor’s Council on Mental Health Stigma gathered to recognize school-based professionals who’ve excelled at trying to promote a proactive approach to helping students with mental ...
Dancing has been observed to be an effective and uplifting way of treating Parkinson's disease.
Approximately 70 New Jersey residents under the age of 30 were diagnosed with the disease in 2015, which is three times the number of cases diagnosed a decade ago.
Murphy is widely anticipated to sign both bills, but the impact on premiums probably won't be felt before 2019.
Holy Name Medical Center launched its Cancer Support Community in 2016 with the goal of attracting more than just cancer survivors.
Ringside Rescue empowers and educates kids and teens through mixed martial arts and boxing.
Newark Public Schools held an event marking Autism Awareness Month.
The United Way program trains peer leaders to go out into the community and educate people about their health.
New Jersey's new health commissioner, Shereef Elnahal, promotes his vision to transform the mental health system using the so-called single licensing plan approach to health care. The goal is to ...
New Jersey Red Cross volunteers work to fulfill the organization's goal of reducing fire-related deaths and injuries by 25 percent.
Because of programs like Breakfast After the Bell, the Department of Agriculture says the number of students having breakfast at school in Paterson has increased.
Murphy announced major changes to the state's medical marijuana system, including expanding covered conditions, increasing the number of dispensaries and allowing edibles.
Despite Newark’s progress in reducing the number of children with elevated blood lead levels, kids in the city are twice as likely to have lead poisoning compared to children statewide.
President Trump's three-point plan to combat the nation's opioid epidemic includes treatment, prevention and stiff penalties for traffickers -- up to and including the death penalty.
Law enforcement reacted to President Trump's call to impose the death penalty on drug dealers to combat the opioid epidemic.