Organ donations in New Jersey broke records last year and soared 38 percent in the past five years.
AristaCare at Delaire nursing home workers went on strike hoping to come to a bargain agreement.
K.E.Y.S Academy in the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District opens its doors for students in recovery from addiction.
Gov. Chris Christie announced the state has awarded more than $35 million to provide intensive services to those with severe opioid use disorders.
Nearly one-third of New Jersey residents care or have cared for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other form of dementia.
An explosive investigative report on dysfunction in the state medical examiner's office has the governor-elect calling for wholesale reform.
You only need to go outside for a few minutes to know it’s not safe to stay. And forecasters aren’t expecting daytime temperatures to rise above freezing until after New Year’s Day.
A BRCA 1 or 2 mutation does not necessarily mean a patient will get cancer, but the chances of developing cancer increase substantially.
The holidays affect physical and mental health. Here is a look at some things to look out for.
A new report issued by the Trust for America’s Health highlights how prepared we are as a country when it comes to public health.
At a New Brunswick community forum, panelists and residents discuss housing and its effects on health and quality of life.
Christie says the message needs to go beyond "Just say no" to keep kids from using illegal drugs.
With the Affordable Care Act open enrollment period sliced in half, people are scrambling to get insured.
Vanguard Medical Group President Dr. Robert Eidus says they’re expecting the flu season to peak around Christmas, and they’re expecting it to hit hard.
Christie's efforts include increasing funding to expand drug courts, investing $200 million for prevention and recovery efforts with opioid abuse and signing a number of laws.