Dr. Ana Gomes says the New Jersey Death with Dignity Act fails on many levels and believes physicians should focus on alleviating the suffering of patients instead of helping them commit suicide.
In a new book, award-winning journalist Dan Fagin writes about the legacy of Toms River and the lessons learned about the relationship between cancer and the environment.
Many students living in Union Beach when Hurricane Sandy hit are now attending classes in different schools and getting free meals from the National School Lunch Program.
Dr. Alison Gammie, a cancer researcher and lecturer at Princeton University, says a $1 million cut Gov. Chris Christie has in the state budget could stunt cancer research in New Jersey.
Barnabas Health President and CEO Barry Ostrowsky says health care providers still lack clarity on the changes coming through the Affordable Care Act and are working to incorporate new regulations to ...
According to Dr. Tina Tan, the state epidemiologist, there is one confirmed case of measles and another suspected case is associated with the Somerset Medical Center.
NJ Hospital Association President and CEO Betsy Ryan explains that sequestration has reduced payouts for Medicare by 2 percent.
Phillip Lubitz, associate director of the New Jersey chapter of the National Alliance of Mental Illness, says the state needs more resources to help successfully treat the mentally ill.
While visiting a group home, Gov. Christie talked about taking the savings from closing developmental centers and putting that money into more group homes.
Three months after a train derailment in Paulsboro, Conrail has announced it will build a new movable bridge.
Many in the health care industry are pleased that Gov. Chris Christie announced an expansion of Medicaid coverage in the state.
With easier access to gambling online, some worry more problem gambling will occur.
Chairman of Assembly Health Committee Says Medicaid Expansion Will Reduce Uncompensated Care for Hospitals
Assemblyman Herb Conaway believes New Jersey's health care exchange will benefit patients and health care providers.
Family members of those with developmental disabilities gathered at Montclair State University to tell lawmakers that they shouldn't allow the closures of developmental centers.
Parents who are concerned about their children's development can bring them to a free screening at Children's Specialized Hospital, which will tell them if they should get a full evaluation.