Will N.J. expand medical marijuana program?

Source: Press of Atlantic If Eileen Konieczny knew 20 years ago what she knows now about marijuana’s benefits for cancer patients, she would have made sure her mother, dying of pancreatic cancer, got some even when it was illegal in New Jersey, she said. “All she wanted...

Raritan: Athene Telehealth Launches Care Through Tele-medicine

Anyone in their early sixties or older may likely remember a time when it was not uncommon for the local doctor to show up with black bag in hand at one’s home. Thanks to digital technology and globally linked networks, a doctor can now show up at a patient’s bedside...

Featured Video: STD/HIV Awareness

N.J Dept. Health HIV and STD Awareness · Testing Centers · May 7 2017 AIDS Walks: Asbury Park · Atlantic City · Morristown · Newark · Ridgewood Sources:; New Jersey Dept. of Health 1 in 2 sexually active people will contract a sexually transmitted disease (STD) by age...

Madison police event will help Marine who lost three limbs

Source: New Jersey Police Benevolent Association (PBA) No. 92 and a Madison entertainment venue are joining forces to help a borough resident who police and supporters are calling “a local hero” — a Marine Corps veteran who was severely injured when he stepped on an...

Aetna and Barnabas reach deal to keep in-network coverage intact

Source: The second-largest health insurance company in New Jersey and the state’s largest hospital network are not breaking up, after all. RWJBarnabas Health and Aetna announced Thursday they renewed their contract for two more years, allowing the carrier’s 1.2...