Alarms are sounding in Bayonne over concerns that a deal between two healthcare companies could lead to the closure of the city’s only full-service hospital.
A group of doctors gathered at St. Barnabas Medical Center's Viral Hepatitis Elimination Summit with a shared goal – to eliminate hepatitis by 2030.
The Essex County Board of Freeholders voted Wednesday night to advance plans for an independent civilian task force to oversee the troubled Essex County Correctional Facility.
Last week, breast cancer survivors and fighters attended Saint Peter's University Hospital's annual Breast Reconstruction Day, or BRA Day event.
Easterseals New Jersey, a nonprofit job training program for people with disabilities, held a ribbon cutting for its brand new office in Woodbury.
The five-year, $1.8 billion reauthorization of the CARES Act funds autism research and support programs -- and for the first time recognizes the life-long needs of many people with autism.
On Monday, Congressman Frank Pallone unveiled the Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019 to address the youth e-cigarette crisis in the country.
Youth suicide rates were a primary topic of discussion at the New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies’ seventh annual suicide prevention conference in Neptune Township.
Doctors want to improve National Institutes of Health numbers, which find half of all amputees die within five years, with new therapies that could come from the clinical trial of 246 patients at ...
The meeting comes as the number of deaths and illnesses connected to vaping continues to rise across the country.
Virginia Tech civil engineer and professor Dr. Marc Edwards discovered the elevated lead levels in Flint, and now he’s planning to conduct water testing in Newark.
New Jersey's resiliency program ultimately aims to prevent officers from committing suicide by requiring every law enforcement agency to have at least one police officer who doubles as a resiliency ...
A nonprofit is giving emotional and educational support to children and young adults who have had or have a loved one living with the devastating neuromuscular disease known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
The more antibiotics are used to treat infections, the more bacteria evolve and learn to respond to -- or resist -- drugs.
Murphy would remediate the lead problem by asking voters to approve a $500 million bond issue in November 2020 to help assist public water utilities pay for lead service line replacement.