Trump can “fix” Obamacare by doing nothing

Source: Over the past year, the Affordable Care Act’s marketplaces for individual health insurance purchases have been rocked by a series of bad stories. A lot of insurers have raised premiums, and a lot of insurers have decided to stop participating in the program, which...

Mullica Hill: State OKs new Inspira hospital

Source: Inspira Health Network’s plans to build a new hospital in Mullica Hill took a big step forward this week when State Health Commissioner Cathleen D. Bennett approved the $326 million project. The facility, to be called Inspira Medical Center Mullica Hill, will...

Defunding Planned Parenthood would curtail N.J. care

Source: North It’s business as usual these days at the Planned Parenthood center in Paterson, but if Republicans in Congress succeed in defunding the organization, big change may be coming. On a recent afternoon, a 22-year-old woman stopped by to pick up...

Take the Diabetes Risk Test on March 22

Source: GMN News American Diabetes Alert Day is March 22. On this day, the American Diabetes Association invites you to take a free Diabetes Risk Test to find out if you are at risk for Type 2 Diabetes. The test asks users to answer simple questions about weight, age, family...

Very First sign of Alzheimer’s disease identified

Sources: RawStory Memory loss and cognitive decline are commonly thought to be the earliest signs of the neurodegenerative disorder Alzheimer’s, but a new study has found declines in glucose levels in the brain come even sooner — before the first symptoms appear. Even...

Horizon offered Christie $135M for health programs

Source: On Friday, in a statement released to NJ Advance Media, Horizon officials confirmed offering the administration a substantial but unspecified amount of money. The money, Horizon officials said, would be used over two years to create a temporary fund for health care...