Video: Medical Marijuana Commercial Debuts in New Jersey New Jersey Page Source: Your HHRS News New Jersey is one of twenty-one states (plus the district of Columbia), that have legalized medical marijuana. This week, made history by debuting a commercial for its services in New Jersey....

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The Youth Speaks Project: A personal story about living with Type 2 Diabetes – Type 2 Diabetes Medical Information The Bigger Picture is a collaboration between Youth Speaks and the University of California San Francisco Center for Vulnerable...

Video: Debunking Affordable Healthcare Act "Horror Stories" — Part 2

Sources:, YourHHRSNews PART ONE On his show Colbert Nation, host Stephen Colbert noted that the Republicans are having a genuinely difficult time finding real “horror stories” related to President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as...

Debunking Affordable Healthcare Act “Horror Stories” — Part 1

Source: Los Angeles Times …(T)he latest horror story…(is) the tale of one Julie Boonstra of Michigan, wholesaled by the Koch-founded conservative organization Americans for Prosperity. In a political ad being run by AFP against a Democratic senate candidate in...

Ten percent of Americans over 40 have a sleep disorder.
80% of them do not know it.

By McCamy Taylor In the 19th century, people could see, smell, and taste that their water was clean. Then Louis Pasteur showed them what they could not see, smell or taste — microbes that caused disease. Once made aware of the danger, people were willing to invest in...

Christie defends closing developmental centers in Woodbridge and Totowa

Gov. Chris Christie today defended his decision to move ahead with closing two institutions for people with developmental disabilities, saying he “cannot allow a vocal minority to stop progress.” Christie said he expected there to be “a lot of yelling and...