2013 on track for highest number of U.S. measles cases in 17 years

Source: This year is on track to be the worst for measles in more than a decade, according to new numbers released Thursday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And people who refuse to vaccinate their children are behind the increasing number of...

Home care workers to receive minimum wage and overtime protections

Source: This is one of those small policy changes that can make a big difference in the lives of millions of Americans. The Obama administration announced on Tuesday that it was extending minimum wage and overtime protections to the nation’s nearly two...

Woman From CDC’s Anti-Smoking Ads Dies: "She May Well Have Saved More Lives Than Most Doctors Do"

Source: The woman who starred in the highly-effective anti-smoking ads put out by the Centers for Disease Control died of cancer on Tuesday at 53 years old. Terrie Hall faced a long, uphill health battle from smoking. She first was diagnosed with cancer in 2000,...

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Liberty Healthcare Services is a leader in Private Duty Nursing Home Health Services in the State of New Jersey. Liberty’s talented pool of clinicians and industry leaders have been providing hands on care for individuals in need for over 10 years offering many unique benefits...

Featured Video: Visiting Physician Services

Visiting Physician Services: Founded in 1994 by Dr. Jon Salisbury, Visiting Physician Services is one of the largest and most experienced house call practices in New Jersey. Renowned in his field, Dr. Salisbury was named the 2001 Physician of the Year by...

Since 9/11, More Than 1,000 Responders Diagnosed With Cancer

Source: Medical On the 12th anniversary of the terrorist acts committed on Sept. 11, we are once again forced to realize the magnitude of the devastation that occurred. According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1,140 first responders and...